Verse 26. Tons more resources, better tools, NIV84 and easier navigation. "Guide," "speak," and "tell" show that God has chosen to persuade rather than force us. Tons more resources, better tools, NIV84 and easier navigation. They have thus already been adopted as God’s children. The Thought of God the Stay of the Soul. Romans 8:15. Home > Study Desk. 7, makes it an acc. Katakrima, BDAG 518. He alone is sufficient for the heart who made it. Romans THE INTERCEDING SPIRIT Romans 8:26. Book of Romans Chapter 8: 8:15 - [ In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ] [ Multi-Translation ] For you did not receive a spirit that makes you a slave again to fear, but you received the Spirit of sonship. F35 And by him we cry, "Abba,> F36 Father." Romans 11:8; 1 Corinthians 2:12; 2 Corinthians 11:4; Ephesians 2:2; 2 Timothy 1:7. Maketh intercession for us; in and through us, by awakening right desires, and giving the right direction to the expression of them. Justification is limited to the holy, for to live after the flesh is death. Verse 4 . Paul begins his conclusion to this section: If God be for us, who can be against us? And as a consequence of His obedience both in life as the Son of David, and in the offering of Himself in death, He ‘condemned sin in the flesh’. The connection may then be with Romans 8:4, so that Romans 8:5 and Romans 8:6 are coordinate, Romans 8:6 presenting an additional reason why believers do not walk after the flesh. 8 There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. It is the highest complaisance in God. Commentary on Romans 8:32-39 (Read Romans 8:32-39) All things whatever, in heaven and earth, are not so great a display of God's free love, as the gift of his coequal Son to be the atonement on the cross for the sin of man; and all the rest follows upon union with him, and interest in him. The called according to his purpose. Click the Bible for the all new StudyLight.org!! All things, all which can be the causes or means of any real good to the faithful Christian. God has adopted us into His family (Romans 8:15) for the purpose of making us like Jesus Christ, similar to Him in the perfection of His humanity. Home > Study Desk. Tons more resources, better tools, NIV84 and easier navigation. Home > Study Desk. Romans 8:15. ; If this verse is to be most closely connected with Romans 8:34, will appear the more probable reading, for there Christ is the subject throughout; but at Romans 8:28; Romans 8:31; Romans 8:39 the love of God is the determining idea, and at this point it seems to be caught up again in view of the conclusion—facts which favour the reading . That the justification of the law might be fulfilled, etc. Statement of Faith ... Also "Adoption" ; Romans 8:15,23; Ephesians 1:5. Or, the connection is with Romans 8:5. Romans 8:13 : Romans 8:15 >> Romans 8:14. Romans 8, The Expositor's Greek Testament, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary ranks among the most important on the Greek … 1. Paul's comments supplement what Jesus says in John 16:13, as some of the verbs in this sentence demonstrate that free moral agency on our part is still involved. Romans 8:15 Aramaic for father; Cross references. 8:23 And not only they, but ourselves also, which have the firstfruits of the Spirit, even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting for the adoption, to wit, the redemption of our body. "{Whereby we cry, Abba, Father}" (en hi krazomen Abba o pathr). Romans 8:15. If God is for us, who can be against us? Test drive it and tell us about your experience. Romans 8:15 f. "Christ's spirit of sonship" replaces "the old spirit of servitude engendering fear" ( cf. 1: We were under the law till Christ came, as the heir is under the guardian till he be of age. Click the Bible for the all new StudyLight.org!! Paul assures his readers that although we struggle in a world of sin and death, we have not been abandoned to lives of slavery and fear. 143. Romans 1:8-15 The Interest Long Taken by the Apostle in the Christians of Rome; Romans 1:16-17 The Statement of the Subject; Romans 1 Excursus on the Word "To Justify" Romans 1-5 The Fundamental Part; Romans 1:18-32 The Wrath of God on Gentiles; Romans 2:1-29 The Wrath of God Suspended Over the Jewish People; Romans 3:1-8 Jewish Prerogative Does Not Imply Exemption from Judgment ; Romans … Romans 8:15: S Jn 20:22; Romans 8:15: S 2Ti 1:7; Romans 8:15: Mk 14:36; Gal 4:5, 6; Romans 8:15 in all English translations. It can be difficult to understand on our own… and even more difficult to teach to others! In Christ, God has adopted us as God’s very own children and heirs. In Romans 8:2 we read of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus, which hath made us free from the law of sin and of death. Romans 8:15 The Greek word for adoption to sonship is a term referring to the full legal standing of an adopted male heir in Roman culture; also in verse 23. I. 3.] — Ed. Test drive it and tell us about your experience. adoption. He may, therefore, have wished them to know of his doctrine before his arrival, especially as they had perhaps heard some false reports of it. In Romans 8:15 the Spirit of adoption, by which we cry, Abba, Father. 15 We who are strong ought to bear with the failings of the weak and not to please ourselves. Romans 8:14 refers to those who are "led," not dragged, forced, imposed upon or imputed to. The same subject is continued from Romans 8:5 to Romans 8:15. In Romans 8:9 he is called, the Spirit of God and of Christ. That is evidence enough for being a person in Christ. The spirit of adoption (pneuma uiotesiav). For (explanation of Romans 8:2, shewing the method of this liberation) that which was not in the power of the law (the construction is a nominativus pendens, as in ref. 4. D. The triumphant victory of the life in the Spirit. Click the Bible for the all new StudyLight.org!! For now, we suffer along with the rest of sin-ravaged creation. Ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; the legal spirit described in the seventh chapter, and in the preseding verses. Paul writes to the church in Rome: “For you did not receive a spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received a spirit of adoption” (Romans 8:15).