New Living Translation
Therefore, since we have been made right in God's sight by faith, we have peace with God because of what Jesus Christ our Lord has done for us.
King James Bible
Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ:
Darby Bible Translation
Therefore having been justified on the principle of faith, we have peace towards God through our Lord Jesus Christ;
World English Bible
Being therefore justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ;
Young's Literal Translation
Having been declared righteous, then, by faith, we have peace toward God through our Lord Jesus Christ,
Romans 5:1 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
5:1 Being justified by faith - This is the sum of the preceding chapter s. We have peace with God - Being enemies to God no longer, Rom 5:10; neither fearing his wrath, Rom 5:9. We have peace, hope, love, and power over sin, the sum of the fifth, sixth, seventh, and eighth chapter s. These are the fruits of justifying faith: where these are not, that faith is not.
LibraryWhat Proves God's Love
'God commendeth His love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.'--ROMANS v. 8. We have seen in previous sermons on the preceding context that the Apostle has been tracing various lines of sequence, all of which converge upon Christian hope. The last of these pointed to the fact that the love of God, poured into a heart like oil into a lamp, brightened that flame; and having thus mentioned the great Christian revelation of God as love, Paul at once passes to emphasise …
Alexander Maclaren—Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V)
The Sources of Hope
God's Love Magnified in Christ's Death.
Law and Grace
unless they turn to me for help. Let them make peace with me; yes, let them make peace with me."
This is the message of Good News for the people of Israel--that there is peace with God through Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all.
So we are made right with God through faith and not by obeying the law.
So now we can rejoice in our wonderful new relationship with God because our Lord Jesus Christ has made us friends of God.
But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
and through him God reconciled everything to himself. He made peace with everything in heaven and on earth by means of Christ's blood on the cross.
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