Romans 4:22

“And therefore it was imputed to him for righteousness.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Romans 4:22

And therefore it was imputed to him for righteousnesse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

- New American Standard Version (1995)

Wherefore also it was reckoned unto him for righteousness.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For which reason it was put to his account as righteousness.
- Basic English Bible

wherefore also it was reckoned to him as righteousness.
- Darby Bible

And therefore it was imputed to him for righteousness.
- Webster's Bible

For this reason also his faith was placed to his credit as righteousness.
- Weymouth Bible

Therefore it also was "reckoned to him for righteousness."
- World English Bible

Therfor it was arettid to hym to riytwisnesse.
- Wycliffe Bible

wherefore also it was reckoned to him to righteousness.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Romans 4:22

Wesley's Notes for Romans 4:22

4:23 On his account only - To do personal honour to him.

4:24 But on ours also - To establish us in seeking justification by faith, and not by works; and to afford a full answer to those who say that, to be justified by works means only, by Judaism; to be justified by faith means, by embracing Christianity, that is, the system of doctrines so called. Sure it is that Abraham could not in this sense be justified either by faith or by works; and equally sure that David (taking the words thus) was justified by works, and not by faith. Who raised up Jesus from the dead - As he did in a manner both Abraham and Sarah. If we believe on him who raised up Jesus - God the Father therefore is the proper object of justifying faith. It is observable, that St. Paul here, in speaking both of our faith and of the faith of Abraham, puts a part for the whole. And he mentions that part, with regard to Abraham, which would naturally affect the Jews most.

People's Bible Notes for Romans 4:22

Ro 4:22 And therefore it was imputed to him for righteousness. The faith that secures God's righteousness is a faith that does not falter, but accepts and acts upon God's promise.

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