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

  • Justin
    : I make righteous, defend the cause of, plead for the righteousness (innocence) of, acquit, justify; hence: I regard as righteous. Definition of being Justified. To really grasp an understanding on how we are declared legally innocent in the eyes of God we need to study how Abraham was justified. Go back to Romans 4. The best way to read the Bible is to put everything together in context.
  • Bruce
    Sylvia:To know and grow,feed on the word daily. Yesterday the stairs impossible,today1or2steps, tomorrow?Tell others what He has done for you!Matthew10:32 Church that:preaches,heaven/hell,salvation by blood of Christ.period.Hebrews10:12. Support your church that does the above. 1Timothy 5:18. TV evangelist pull-plug! Years back great preachers today hands out with deep pockets. For all who read.
  • Ann
    Sylvia, please talked with God, he will give you understanding. Just have Faith in him. He will show you what the scriptures mean. May God Bless you and keep you. Amen!
  • Irene123
    To Sylvia - I'm not going to be your 'teacher'; here's a scripture to get you started (if you are serious, you need to pray for His understanding) - Hosea 4:6; Rom. 14-15; Heb. 10:25. You need to read Hosea 4:1-9, very carefully, to catch what is there. It applies very much to this day. Also, ask the Lord, in Jesus name, to lead you to a church that preaches HIS WHOLE truth f the Bible.
  • Sylvia
    I love to read the bible but sometimes its so hard to understand what they're talking about. I need someone to help me with the bible to really understand
  • 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