Romans 8:14

“For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For as many as are led by the spirit of God, they are the sonnes of God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For all who are being led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And all those who are guided by the Spirit of God are sons of God.
- Basic English Bible

for as many as are led by [the] Spirit of God, *these* are sons of God.
- Darby Bible

For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God.
- Webster's Bible

For those who are led by God's Spirit are, all of them, God's sons.
- Weymouth Bible

For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are children of God.
- World English Bible

For who euere ben led bi the spirit of God, these ben the sones of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

for as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are the sons of God;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Romans 8:14


8:14 For as many as are led by the Spirit of God - In all the ways of righteousness. They are the sons of God - Here St. Paul enters upon the description of those blessings which he comprises, #Ro 8:30|, in the word glorified; though, indeed, he does not describe mere glory, but that which is still mingled with the cross. The sum is, through sufferings to glory.


People's Bible Notes for Romans 8:14


Ro 8:14 For as many as are led by the Spirit of God. Those who "through the Spirit mortify the deeds of the body" (Ro 8:13) are led by the Spirit. They obey it rather than the flesh. The presence of the Spirit in leading them shows that they are sons of God. How are they led? (1) They have given up their own wills to do God's will, and seek to obey him in all things. (2) To them the Spirit is given as a helper of their weakness, and by its aid they overcome the flesh (Ro 8:26). They are the sons of God. We become sons of God when we are born again, born of water and the Spirit (Joh 3:5), and we maintain the sonship by being led by the Spirit.

Discussion for Romans 8

  • Jeff Berry
    The subject of Romans Chapter 8 is that of a redeemed spirit residing in a body that is yet to be redeemed!

    There are those that are so deeply scarred that living a victorious life seems to be an alusive dream. For that one, the dream of a victorious life can only become a reality once he fully understands that he is a redeemed spirit residing in a body that is yet to be redeemed....
  • Mari
    We must have the baptism of the holy ghost spirit. Otherwise we'd be in the flesh which is not pleasing to him. We must be in Christ or we are none of his
  • Wayne underwood
    May your mind and heart be governed by the Spirit and not by the desires of the flesh, Praise Jesus for his abundant love for us.
  • Irene123
    To Mary B. on Rom. ch. 8 - God bless you, Mary B. for seeing His truth
  • Offor kelechi
    I surrender myself unto thee,am a great and I hope my subscription to daily Bible reading will change and as well turn my life around.....Jesus!! Have mercy on me I have walked astray help me Lord, this and many more I pray
  • Cynthia
    God is good this chapter teaches saints that we must do God will in verse 13 .We must yeild our life ,not obey the flesh.God gave his son that paid the price for our sins and by asking God to forgive us of our sin and recieving Jesus in our life by faith their will be a change take place not to sin.If the saints sin repent and be victorious , we will be accountable for the sins thank God for Jesus