Commentary for Romans 4 . KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Abraham Justified by Faith. What then shall we say to these things? ... Rom 4:17. Romans 4. ... 4:17 "As it is written, ' a father of many nations '" This is a quote from Gen. 17:5. John Darby’s Synopsis; The Geneva Study Bible; John Gill’s Exposition of the Bible; Jamieson, Faussett, and Brown; B. W. Johnson’s Bible Commentary; Martin Luther’s Bible Commentary ; Matthew Henry Bible Commentary (complete) … For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life. FOR WITH THE HEART ONE BELIEVES UNTO RIGHTEOUSNESS, AND WITH THE MOUTH CONFESSION IS MADE UNTO SALVATION. Thus, the last part of verse 16 should be connected with that which follows the parenthesis: " . Rom 4:17 - (As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations,) before him whom he believed, even God, who quickeneth the dead, and calleth those things which be not as though they were. Tweet "As it is written: "I have made you a father of many nations." Do you feel as though you are underqualified, have a historical record that has too much on it, or that you don’t know what being about “God’s business” is? For Christ did not please hi… Romans 4:1 justified by works; Romans 4:2 what saith the scripture; Romans 4:7 Saying ; Romans 4:8 not impute sin; Romans 4:16 father of us all; Romans 4:17 father of many nations; Romans 4:18 that which was spoken ; Romans 4:21 able also to perform; Romans 4:22 therefore; JAMES DENNEY. NASB (UPDATED) TEXT: ROMANS 5:6-11 6 For while we were still helpless, at the right time Christ died for the ungodly. Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But the L ord delivers him out of them all. The Word of God is not only our plumb-line for truth, but also should be our handbook for life and living. For g in passing judgment on another you condemn yourself, because you, the judge, practice the very same things. All scripture has been written for our learning, but the new testament epistles give specific guidance and instruction on living the Christian life, in this Church dispensation. Romans 4 is the fourth chapter of the Epistle to the Romans in the New Testament of the Christian Bible.It is authored by Paul the Apostle, while he was in Corinth in the mid 50s AD, with the help of an amanuensis (secretary), Tertius, who adds his own greeting in Romans 16:22. 2 Corinthians 4:17 eternal life encouragement reward. He is our father in the sight of God, in whom he believed-the God who gives life to the dead and calls things that are not as though they were" (Romans 4:17) For 17 years my husband and I were childless—a reality we could not escape. Romans 4:17. (before him: or, like unto him) (23-25)1-12 To meet the views of the Jews, the apostle first refers to the example of Abraham, in whom the Jews gloried as their most renowned forefather. Bible commentary on the Book of Romans, chapter 4, by Dr. Bob Utley, retired professor of hermeneutics. Jesus Christ confirmed those promises and became Heir of them. Romans 4 - What shall we say then that Abraham our father, as pertaining to the flesh, hath found? Paragraph. The promises to Abraham include that he would be heir of the world. You can never be saved by trying to be a good person, nor can you be saved through any … Listen to the Bible. 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