Romans 11:31

“Even so have these also now not believed, that through your mercy they also may obtain mercy.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Euen so haue these also now not beleeued, that through your mercy they also may obtaine mercy.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

so these also now have been disobedient, that because of the mercy shown to you they also may now be shown mercy.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

even so have these also now been disobedient, that by the mercy shown to you they also may now obtain mercy.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So in the same way these have gone against the orders of God, so that by the mercy given to you they may now get mercy.
- Basic English Bible

so these also have now not believed in your mercy, in order that *they* also may be objects of mercy.
- Darby Bible

Even so have these also now not believed, that through your mercy they also may obtain mercy.
- Webster's Bible

so now they also have been disobedient at a time when you are receiving mercy; so that to them too there may now be mercy.
- Weymouth Bible

even so these also have now been disobedient, that by the mercy shown to you they may also obtain mercy.
- World English Bible

so and these now bileueden not in to youre merci, that also thei geten merci.
- Wycliffe Bible

so also these now did not believe, that in your kindness they also may find kindness;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Romans 11:31


Ro 11:31 Even so have these also now not believed. These Jews who were now in unbelief. Their disobedience had opened the door for the Gentiles. That through your mercy they may also obtain mercy. But the mercy shown the Gentiles, the fact that they are honoring and worshiping God, shall be a means of converting the Jews. Thus shall "they also [the Jews] may also obtain mercy".

Discussion for Romans 11

  • Alex
    Hiya Wayne GBU yes i see that but keep in mind that natural Israel will have to be bornagain there is no other way for them or the Gentiles to be Saved. Keep in mind that all the DISCIPLES were JEWS but they ALL had to be Bornagain of an Incorruptible SEED no EXCEPTIONS. Thats y there is no more jew or gentile all men carry the STAIN and the SPOT of Adam THUS ALL MEN WILL HAVE TO BE BORNAGAIN
  • A disciple
    For I would not, brethren, that ye should be ignorant of this mystery, lest ye should be wise in your own conceits; that blindness in part is happened to Israel until the fullness of the Gentiles be come in. Gentiles who believe in Jesus Christ are not Israel's replacement! The neighboring countries presumed to usurp the holy land when Israel went into captivity. Instead of mourning they rejoiced!
  • Edna
    God provided thru faith the Jews first and the gentiles(he is no respect of persons) a way to eternal life .He has not forgotten the Jews, that well he deal with later. Until all the gentiles come in then all will be saved
  • Skell
    Romans is our doctrine for today , we are in the But Now. For those that are looking for doctrine in the time past ,acts, or ages to come, are missing what God is doing today. Romans through Philemon have very different language than the rest of the bible, his writing were given to him from the Risen Lord, its for the Gentile the Body of Christ.
    Romans 2-16, Marinotha
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    Eternal truths- Of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out! For who hath known the mind of the Lord? or who hath been his counsellor? For of him, and through him, and to him, are all things: to whom be glory for ever.
  • Ray321
    Romans 11:13 For I speak to you Gentiles, inasmuch as I am the apostle of the Gentiles, I magnify mine office: God gave Paul an OFFICE. Paul speaks to the Gentiles, hear what he has to say...

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