Thematic Bible

Romans 9:1 (show verse)

I say the truth in Christ, I lie not; my conscience also bearing me witness in the Holy Ghost?

Romans 9:2 (show verse)

That I have great sorrow and continual anguish in my heart.

Romans 9:3 (show verse)

For I could wish that I myself were accursed from Christ, for my brethren, my kinsmen after the flesh:

Romans 9:4 (show verse)

Who are Israelites, whose is the adoption, and the glory, and the covenants, and the giving of the law, and the worship of God, and the promises:

Romans 9:5 (show verse)

Whose are the fathers, and from whom, according to the flesh, Christ came, who is, over all, God, blessed for ever.

Romans 9:6 (show verse)

Not as if the word of God had fallen to the ground; for all are not Israel, who are of Israel.

Romans 9:7 (show verse)

Neither because they are the seed of Abraham, are they all children, but in Isaac shall thy seed be called:

Romans 9:8 (show verse)

That is, not the children of the flesh are the children of God, but the children of the promise are counted for the seed.

Romans 9:9 (show verse)

For this is the word of the promise, At this time I will come, and Sarah shall have a son.

Romans 9:10 (show verse)

And not only this, but when Rebecca also had conceived by one man,

Romans 9:11 (show verse)

our father Isaac, The children being not yet born, neither having done any good or evil (that the purpose of God according to election might stand not of works, but of him that called,) It was said to her, The elder shall serve the younger.

Romans 9:12 (show verse)

As it is written, I have loved Jacob,

Romans 9:13 (show verse)

and hated Esau.

Romans 9:14 (show verse)

What shall we say then? Is there injustice with God? God forbid.

Romans 9:15 (show verse)

For he saith to Moses, I will have mercy on whom I will have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion.

Romans 9:16 (show verse)

It is not therefore of him that willeth, nor of him that runneth, but of God that sheweth mercy.

Romans 9:17 (show verse)

Moreover the scripture saith to Pharoah, For this very thing have I raised thee up, that I may shew my power in thee, and that my name may be declared through all the earth.
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Romans 9:18 (show verse)

So then he hath mercy on whom he willeth, and whom he willeth, he hardneth.

Romans 9:19 (show verse)

But thou wilt say to me, Why doth he still find fault?

Romans 9:20 (show verse)

For who hath resisted his will? Nay, but who art thou, O man, that repliest against God? Shall the thing formed say to him that formed it, Why hast thou made me thus?

Romans 9:21 (show verse)

Hath not the potter power over the clay, out of the same mass to make one vessel to honour, and another to dishonour?

Romans 9:22 (show verse)

What if God, being willing to shew his wrath, and to make his power known, yet endured with much long-suffering the vessels of wrath fitted for destruction?

Romans 9:23 (show verse)

And that he might make known the riches of his glory on the vessels of mercy, whom he had before prepared for glory?

Romans 9:24 (show verse)

Even us whom he hath called, not only of the Jews, but also of the Gentiles:

Romans 9:25 (show verse)

As he saith also in Hosea, I will call them my people, who were not my people, and her beloved, who was not beloved.

Romans 9:26 (show verse)

And it shall come to pass, in the place where it was said to them, Ye are not my people, there shall they be called the sons of the living God.

Romans 9:27 (show verse)

Isaiah likewise crieth concerning Israel, Though the number of the children of Israel be as the sand of the sea, the remnant only shall be saved.

Romans 9:28 (show verse)

For the Lord is finishing and cutting short his account in righteousness; for the Lord will make a short account upon the earth.
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Romans 9:29 (show verse)

And as Isaiah had said before, Unless the Lord of hosts had left us a seed, we had been as Sodom, and had been made like Gomorrah.

Romans 9:30 (show verse)

What shall we say then? That the Gentiles who followed not after righteousness, have attained to righteousness, even the righteousness which is by faith:

Romans 9:31 (show verse)

But Israel following after the law of righteousness, hath not attained to the law of righteousness.

Romans 9:32 (show verse)

Wherefore? Because they sought it, not by faith, but as it were by the works of the law: for they stumbled at that stumbling stone;

Romans 9:33 (show verse)

As it is written, Behold I lay in Sion a stone of stumbling, and a rock of offence: and every one that believeth on him shall not be ashamed.