Romans 16:13

“Salute Rufus chosen in the Lord, and his mother and mine.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Salute Rufus chosen in the Lord, and his mother and mine.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Greet Rufus, a choice man in the Lord, also his mother and mine.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Salute Rufus the chosen in the Lord, and his mother and mine.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Give my love to Rufus, one of the Lord's selection, and to his mother and mine.
- Basic English Bible

Salute Rufus, chosen in [the] Lord; and his mother and mine.
- Darby Bible

Salute Rufus chosen in the Lord, and his mother and mine.
- Webster's Bible

Greetings to Rufus, who is one of the Lord's chosen people; and to his mother, who has also been a mother to me.
- Weymouth Bible

Greet Rufus, the chosen in the Lord, and his mother and mine.
- World English Bible

Grete wel Rufus, chosun in the Lord, and his modir, and myn.
- Wycliffe Bible

Salute Rufus, the choice one in the Lord, and his mother and mine,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Romans 16:13


16:13 Salute Rufus - Perhaps the same that is mentioned, #Mark 15:21|. And his mother and mine - This expression may only denote the tender care which Rufus's mother had taken of him.


People's Bible Notes for Romans 16:13


Ro 16:13 Salute Rufus. Some have supposed this to be the Rufus named in Mr 15:21. His father was of Cyrene. And his mother and mine. Paul had certainly met Rufus' mother elsewhere, for he not only greets her, but says she had been a mother to him.

Discussion for Romans 16:13

  • Greet, acknowledgements of the family of God through Christ Jesus, by the Holy Ghost. Those whom belong to Him, being faithful and true to Him by the spirit of Jesus and the Holy Ghost within His people that are able to love those that donot belong to Him yet but this is written for the family of God.

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