Romans 4:8

“Blessed is the man to whom the Lord will not impute sin.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Blessed is the man to whome the Lord will not impute sinne.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"BLESSED IS THE MAN WHOSE SIN THE LORD WILL NOT TAKE INTO ACCOUNT."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Blessed is the man to whom, the Lord will not reckon sin.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Happy is the man against whom no sin is recorded by the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

blessed [the] man to whom [the] Lord shall not at all reckon sin.
- Darby Bible

Blessed is the man to whom the Lord will not impute sin.
- Webster's Bible

Blessed is the man of whose sin the Lord will not take account."
- Weymouth Bible

Blessed is the man whom the Lord will by no means charge with sin."
- World English Bible

Blessid is that man, to whom God arettide not synne.
- Wycliffe Bible

happy the man to whom the Lord may not reckon sin.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Romans 4:8


Ro 4:8 Blessed [is] the man, etc. This is another form of the thought of Ro 4:7. One whose sins have been forgiven will not find them imputed to him at judgment. We obtain this blessedness by a faith in Christ which leads us to accept the gospel.

Discussion for Romans 4

  • Chalitea
    Yes, you can have little faith and little growth, and it will move all mountains and cast all fears aside....When speaking what you believe into existence your life is a major difference.
  • Lucinda Palestrant
    Philippians 3:9 "And be found in him not having mine own righteousness, which is of the law, but that which is through the faith of Christ, the righteousness which is of God by faith."
  • Lucinda Palestrant
    Because of faith in him that raised up Jesus our Lord from the dead; righteousness is imputed to the born again believer.
  • Godanga San Junior
    No human being can claim to be righteous at the sight of God because of their deeds. Only our faith can be imputed on us as righteousness by God. Abraham was justified because of his faith and not because of his deeds. Believe in God.
  • Geraldine cole
    When Jesus speak it shall be done there is no devil in hell can change what Jesus say if said it just believe and u will see it come to pass put your trust in God not man and remember His time is not the same as your time one day is like a thousand years with Jesus and know that his love is True toward U that while he die for U and me it was his love when u are u saved u have natural love
  • Arnold McCall for verse 3
    For what saith the scripture? Abraham believed God, and it was counted unto him for righteousness. For what saith the scripture? Abraham believed God, and it was counted unto him for righteousness. For what saith the scripture? Abraham believed God, and it was counted unto him for righteousness.

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