Romans 5:1

“Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therefore being iustified by faith, wee haue peace with God, through our Lord Iesus Christ.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Being therefore justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ;
- American Standard Version (1901)

For which reason, because we have righteousness through faith, let us be at peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ;
- Basic English Bible

Therefore having been justified on the principle of faith, we have peace towards God through our Lord Jesus Christ;
- Darby Bible

Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God, through our Lord Jesus Christ:
- Webster's Bible

Standing then acquitted as the result of faith, let us enjoy peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,
- Weymouth Bible

Being therefore justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ;
- World English Bible

Therfor we, iustified of feith, haue we pees at God bi oure Lord Jhesu Crist.
- Wycliffe Bible

Having been declared righteous, then, by faith, we have peace toward God through our Lord Jesus Christ,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Romans 5:1


5:1 Being justified by faith - This is the sum of the preceding chapters. 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 chapters. These are the fruits of justifying faith: where these are not, that faith is not.


People's Bible Notes for Romans 5:1


Ro 5:1 Reconciliation Through Christ SUMMARY OF ROMANS 5: Justification by Faith. Peace, Hope, and Joy. Christ Died for the Ungodly. His Surpassing Love. Death Through Adam's Sin. Life Through Christ's Righteousness. Law and Grace. Therefore being justified by faith. Paul has just shown that men are counted righteous before God, not through obedience to the law, but through faith in Christ. Not law, but faith justifies. The faith that justifies is (1) a faith in Christ; (2) a faith of the heart (Ro 10:9) which brings the whole life into obedience (Ro 1:5). Peace with God. While sinners, we are rebels against God. When our rebellion ceases and we are forgiven we are at peace. This blessed peace with God, which brings peace to the soul, is through Jesus Christ.

Discussion for Romans 5

  • Lilian
    Thanks to the blood ofJesus by his blood we are sanctified., we are saved by his grace. Jesus made everything new he paid the price on the cross our job now is to accept and believe Jesus that he is a son of a living God. Only thru him and by his blood only we have life in abundance. Lets praise him only for he is worthy. Our tribulations in life could come but only praising Jesus we have peace
  • Norm
    Brothers and sisters in Christ Jesus, who are His church: See here in verses 1 through 11 that while the members of the church of Christ will suffer tribulations, the body of Christ will NOT be appointed to the wrath of Great tribulation of hell when all flesh will die of famine, war, pestilence and captivity. Let no man carrying that spirit of antichrist deceive you with their vain words: JESUS CHRIST is the SAVIOUR, that is true! His sacrifice and His blood is sufficient atonement for all our sins so there is no cause for the faithful to be "delivered up"! Be blessed and rejoice in the saving grace of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Amen
  • Abraham
    Jesus is my rock and salvation, without him nothing else could have save me from my sins. I thank God for his son Jesus Christ, to delivered us from our sins, by died for us in the cross of cavalry. It has been a good thing since i know Jesus, my life has change totally for good. Praise the LORD.
  • Sylvia
    Paul is letting us know that even though, Adam failed and plunch the world into sin because of his disobedience, Jesus came and died to save the world. Only He was worthy. For we all have sin and come short of his glory. Thank God for Jesus his son.
  • Clara N. Offord
    v. 8 shows us , God demonstrating his Love for us... What an example to follow???
  • Brianna
    Vs.13 is an interesting fact. It shows that sin was always there, but unless there was a law , that it could not be charged against us. So for Adam and Eve, they had but one law, and broke that law resulting in sin. They could have been doing other sins, but until there was a law against it they could not be charged. I.e. it was only after they ate the fruit that they became ashamed of their nakedness Very interesting scripture.