Commentary on Romans ON ROMANS In verse 24, we see that this righteousness has been acquired by Jesus Christ. There is no way by our own efforts that we can meet the high mark that God requires to enter into heaven. IX. Who but the devil could have contrived the betrayal kiss, or induced a soldier to prick his own fingers gathering thorns for the brow of a man the governor had publicly declared to be innocent? Book of Romans. The Old Testament revealed, through a number of types and shadows, the marvelous teachings of the new covenant, there being no less than four distinctive Old Testament witnesses to the identity, character, mission and teaching of Jesus Christ the Son of God. Commentary on Romans Romans 12:9-21 When Is It Right to Repay Evil With Pain? The following are sermons and messages Dr. Steven J. Lawson delivered through various the books of the Bible. We cannot go to a church. . Where is boasting then? All of Spurgeon's Sermons In that amazing passage, Christ documented the long list of murders of the prophets and concluded by revealing to the public a murder hitherto concealed by the Pharisees, and unknown until Jesus revealed it! Certainly, Satan threw the alphabet at the Master on the Cross: Yes, Satan pressed his attack against the Lord in every conceivable manner, perhaps hoping to the very last that he could make death so repulsive to the Son of God, so humiliating, and repugnant to him, that Christ would simply reject it, call for the legions of angels, abort the mission of redemption, and return to God; in which event, if such a thing had happened, Satan would have thwarted the divine purpose of human redemption. . Faith is only as good as its object, and it is only faith in Jesus Christ that will give to us the righteousness of God. A half trust will not get you there. Romans 3:27-4:5 Does James Contradict Paul? These words are the pivot between the old and the new, the hinge upon which the door closes upon the old and shameful darkness of human history and opens upon the new and living way in Christ Jesus. Paul declared that it does not have such a tendency and named as slanderers any persons who might allege that it does. In a more familiar setting, for example, "How could it be just for God to punish Judas, who only did what the prophets had foretold he would do?" Sermons on the book of Romans, James Rosscup on the book version of these sermons - An outstanding preacher of Westminster Chapel, London, gave this series of sermons on Friday evenings. Rosscup: Calvin sees the theme of Romans as righteousness for men by God’s mercy in Christ, offered in the gospel and received by faith (p. 5). In Galatians man is justified by believing, in Romans God gives his own righteousness to the believer for his justification. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. He has many perceptive discussions that are deeply enriching. Glorified and Free on the New Earth, Romans 8:18-25 Subjected to Futility in Hope, Part 1, Romans 8:18-25 Subjected to Futility in Hope, Part 2, Romans 8:25-27 The Spirit Helps Us in Our Weakness, Part 1, Romans 8:25-27 The Spirit Helps Us in Our Weakness, Part 2, Romans 8:28-30 Those Whom He Foreknew He Predestined, Romans 8:28-30 Those Whom He Predestined He Also Called, Part 1, Romans 8:28-30 Those Whom He Predestined He Also Called, Part 2, Romans 8:28-30 Those Whom He Called He Also Justified, Part 1, Romans 8:28-30hose Whom He Called He Also Justified, Part 2, Romans 8:28-30 Those Whom He Justified He Also Glorified, Romans 8:28-39 Who Shall Separate Us from the Love of Christ, Romans 8:28-32 All Things for Good, Part 1, Romans 8:28-32 All Things for Good, Part 2, Romans 8:28-32 All Things for Good, Part 3, Romans 8:28-30 Foreknown, Predestined, Conformed to Christ, Romans 8:28-30 Glorification: Conformed to Christ for the Supremacy of Christ, Romans 8:28-32 God Did Not Spare His Own Son, Romans 8:31-37 The All-Conquering Love of Christ, Romans 8:32 Unsparing Pain, Unsparing Pleasure, Romans 8:35-39 Nothing Can Separate Us from the Love of Christ, Romans 8:38-39 Inseparable from God While "Going Without Going, Romans 8:34 Christ Jesus is He Who Died, Yes, Rather Who Was Raised, Romans 8:35-37 Risk and the Triumph of Love, Romans 8:35-39 A Service of Sorrow, Self-Humbling, and Steady Hope, Romans 9:1-5 The Absolute Sovereignty of God: What Is Romans Nine About, Romans 9:1-5 My Anguish: My Kinsmen Are Accursed, Romans 9:1-5 How Great Is the Honor of Israel, Romans 9:1-13 How the Offspring of Isaac Blesses the Sons of Ishmael - Desiring God, Romans 9:6-12 God's Word Stands: Not All Israel is Israel, Part 1, Romans 9:6-12 God's Word Stands: Not All Israel Is Israel, Part 2, Romans 9:6-13 Unconditional Election and the Invincible Purpose of God, Romans 9:8-17 The Hardening of Pharaoh and the Hope of the World, Romans 9:14-18 The Freedom and Justice of God in Unconditional Election, Romans 9:14-18 The Fame of His Name and the Freedom of Mercy, Romans 9:19-23 How God Makes Known the Riches of His Glory to the Vessels of Mercy, Romans 9:23,24 God's Ultimate Purpose: Vessels of Mercy Knowing the Riches of His Glory, Romans 9:30-33 The Gentiles Have Obtained Righteousness by Faith, Romans 9:30-10:10 Believe in Your Heart that God Raised Jesus from the Dead, Romans 9-11 My Heart's Desire: That They Might Be Saved, Romans 10:1 My Prayer to God is That They Might Be Saved, Romans 10:1-4 How to Submit to the Righteousness of God, Romans 10:5-13 The Word of Faith that We Proclaim, Part 1, Romans 10:5-13 The Word of Faith that We Proclaim, Part 2, Romans 10:13-21 How Shall People Be Saved?