Romans 10:7

“Or, Who shall descend into the deep? (that is, to bring up Christ again from the dead.)”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Or, Who shall descend into the deepe? That is to bring vp Christ againe from the dead.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

or 'WHO WILL DESCEND INTO THE ABYSS?' (that is, to bring Christ up from the dead)."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

or, Who shall descend into the abyss? (That is, to bring Christ up from the dead.)
- American Standard Version (1901)

Or, Who will go down into the deep? (that is, to make Christ come again from the dead:)
- Basic English Bible

or, Who shall descend into the abyss? that is, to bring up Christ from among [the] dead.
- Darby Bible

Or, Who shall descend into the deep? (that is, to bring Christ again from the dead.)
- Webster's Bible

nor `Who shall go down into the abyss?' --that is, to bring Christ up again from the grave.
- Weymouth Bible

or, 'Who will descend into the abyss?' (that is, to bring Christ up from the dead.)"
- World English Bible

or who schal go doun in to helle? that is, to ayenclepe Crist fro deth.
- Wycliffe Bible

or, `Who shall go down to the abyss,' that is, Christ out of the dead to bring up.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Romans 10:7


Ro 10:7 Or, Who shall descend into the deep? Another stumbling block with the Jews was the death and burial of Christ. When Jesus died on the cross, they held it to be proof that he was not the Christ. Bring up Christ again from the dead. They still were wont to demand that they should see the Risen Christ with their own eyes, or that he be produced from the realms of the dead. To have met the demands of the Jews would have been sight rather than faith.

Discussion for Romans 10

  • Steve morrow
    romans 10:13 for whosoever shall call upon the name of the LORD shall be saved 2 tim 2:19 nevertheless the foundation of GOD standeth sure having this seal the LORD knoweth them that are HIS and let everyone that nameth the name of CHRIST depart from from iniquity MATTHEW 7:23 AND THEN I WILL PROFESS UNTO THEM I NEVER KNEW YOU DEPART FROM ME YOU THAT WORK INIQUITY
  • Bruce
    Bud:Matthew 7:20 by their fruit you will know,just like you know a tomato plant or lemon tree./-- And washed us from our sins in His own Blood:Revelation 1:5/ No man can come to me,except The Father which sent me draw him--John 6:44/ Forgiving 1John1:9/you will be baptized with The Holy Ghost and fire Matthew3:11/ if any man be in Christ he is a new creature 2Corinthians 5:17 -you will know!
  • Bud
    Irene 123: Thanks for the update, I see that you are will book learned and now more then I for I am still learning but I think you miss the point READ John 3 : 16 again and when I do it does not say you will have to have the HOLY SPIRIT but believe in the LORD JESUS CHRIST. Maybe it's the way I believe but it's my way.
  • R.J.
    No they can not be saved. Only people that are at an unaccountable age can be saved with out asking Jesus to forgive them of the sins and to ask him to be there savior.
  • Irene123
    Bud - Rom. 10:8-9 (Rom.1:7 "called to be saints"). The church in Rome was already established; Paul wasn't writing to sinners. Jesus' church was established in Acts ch. 2 (Acts 2:37-38). The 'calling' and 'believing' were already done for these saints in Acts 2:38. Paul was just reminding them of this because he knew some were weak in their N.T. belief and were thinking about the O.T. law they had
  • A disciple
    Thank you, Bud! While we are commanded to judge righteous judgment, and not to hate our brother in our heart by allowing sin upon him; the things that belong only to God, is NOT for us to meddle in! There is a very interesting part in Ezekiel, that speaks of even Sodom and Samaria being restored by God to their former estate; (Eze. 16:53-55); which sheds some great light upon that subject.

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