4-10 – Faith brings salvation . Let every soul be subject to the governing authorities. The Epistle To The Romans 3 Called To Be Saints Romans 1:7 INTRODUCTION 1. "God is my witness"-he is not making a light statement, he is dead serious. No entry exists in Forerunner Commentary for Romans 1:10. 1 Brethren, my heart's desire and prayer to God for 1 Israel is that they may be saved. * [1:10–12] Paul lays the groundwork for his more detailed statement in Rom 15:22–24 about his projected visit to Rome. ), John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament, Frédéric Louis Godet - Commentary on Selected Books, Greek Testament Critical Exegetical Commentary, Heinrich Meyer's Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament, Johann Albrecht Bengel's Gnomon of the New Testament, Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible, Alexander MacLaren's Expositions of Holy Scripture, Justin Edwards' Family Bible New Testament, William Godbey's Commentary on the New Testament, Haldane's Exposition on the Epistle to the Romans and Hebrews, Schaff's Popular Commentary on the New Testament, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Hodge's Commentary on Romans, Ephesians and First Corintians. Romans 1:10. brings out the etymological force of the word. Making request, if by any means now at length I might have a prosperous journey by the will of God to come unto you. Watch our overview video on the book of Romans, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. Coffman Commentaries on the Bible. εὐοδοῦν is, to lead in the right way, to prosper one's journey, Genesis 24:48, and figuratively, to prosper, 1 Corinthians 16:2; 3 John 1:2. Romans 8:1-10 New International Version (NIV) Life Through the Spirit. Romans 1:10. Subject to the governing authorities: The connection between Romans 12 and Romans 13is clear. Making request, if by any means now at length. By saying, A prosperous journey by the will of God he shows, not only that he looked to the Lord’s favor for success in his journey, but that he deemed his journey prosperous, if it was approved by the Lord. This is a proper model of a prayer; and is in accordance with the direction of the Bible; see James 4:14-15. 2 For I bear them witness a that they have a zeal for God, but not according to knowledge. Paul here in Romans likewise is talking about a true remnant of Jews, true believers, followers of the Christian faith (or completed Jews since the Messiah was their Messiah). Yet the journey might in this way have a more deep effect on the Romans, than if he had gone in any other way. This commentary has been through Advanced Checking.. "Heart"s desire"-"the longing of my heart" (Mon); "my heart"s good will goes out for them" (Wms). The expressions in the Greek imply an earnest wish that this long-cherished purpose might be accomplished before long. In the summer of 386, a young man wept in the backyard of a friend. 1:10] a servant # 1:1 For the contextual rendering of the Greek word doulos, see Preface of Christ Jesus, # 1 Cor. 1:1; [1 Cor. The A.V. It is right to regard all success in traveling as depending on God, and to pray for success and safety from danger. (10) If by any means now at length. Bible commentary on the Book of Romans, chapter 13, by Dr. Bob Utley, retired professor of hermeneutics. 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