Romans 5:2

“By whom also we have access by faith into this grace wherein we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

By whom also wee haue accesse by faith, into this grace wherein wee stand, and reioyce in hope of the glory of God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

through whom also we have obtained our introduction by faith into this grace in which we stand; and we exult in hope of the glory of God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

through whom also we have had our access by faith into this grace wherein we stand; and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Through whom, in the same way, we have been able by faith to come to this grace in which we now are; and let us have joy in hope of the glory of God.
- Basic English Bible

by whom we have also access by faith into this favour in which we stand, and we boast in hope of the glory of God.
- Darby Bible

By whom also we have access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God.
- Webster's Bible

through whom also, as the result of faith, we have obtained an introduction into that state of favour with God in which we stand, and we exult in hope of some day sharing in God's glory.
- Weymouth Bible

through whom we also have our access by faith into this grace in which we stand. We rejoice in hope of the glory of God.
- World English Bible

Bi whom we han niy goyng to, bi feith in to this grace, in which we stonden, and han glorie in the hope of the glorie of Goddis children.
- Wycliffe Bible

through whom also we have the access by the faith into this grace in which we have stood, and we boast on the hope of the glory of God.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Romans 5:2


5:2 Into this grace - This state of favour.


People's Bible Notes for Romans 5:2


Ro 5:2 By whom also we have access by faith into this grace. Two things are essential before one can enter into the state of peace ("grace"): (1) Christ, our Mediator; (2) a living faith in him. Having entered into this covenant relation, we can rejoice in hope of enjoying "the glory of God" in heaven.

Discussion for Romans 5

  • Sue
    Did you mean to say we are upheld by the power of the enemy in the first paragraph.
  • Macktheknife
    What was the sin of Adam which Paul references that has doomed many to condemnation? He believed his God given wife, Eve, who was seduced by Satan. This paradigm is not changed by Jesus! It obviously still exists today, this world being overwhelmed by sinful inhabitants. But the good news is that God had strengthened his argument by sending his beloved Son in his stead to plead with us of God
  • I AM
    How long will ye imagine mischief against a man? ye shall be slain all of you: as a bowing wall shall ye be, and as a tottering fence. Arise, O LORD, in thine anger, lift up thyself because of the rage of mine enemies: and awake for me to the judgment that thou hast commanded.
  • Magecius Mwima
    Through Faith In Jesus Christ Refers To One Accepting Jesus As Lord And Saviour Of Ones Life. Fully Trusting Him. As Saviour Acknowledging What He Did On The Cross And As Lord, The Ruler And One Who Has Authority Over Ones Life. Amen.
  • LadyA
    I believe we are covered by the blood of JESUS CHRIST AND HIS GRACE IS MORE THAN WE DESERVE!
    Thank God for the holy spirit and how I trust the path that God has me on.
  • Unique
    Very powerful scripture, displaying the mind of an infinite God, who before the fall of Man already had himself in mind to redeem Man back to Himself whom He created in His image and like likeness, yet without sin, He became sin for us all by His Grace towards us. The innocent before the fall

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