Romans 8:1

There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Iesus, who walke not after the flesh, but after the spirit.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

There is therefore now no condemnation to them that are in Christ Jesus.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For this cause those who are in Christ Jesus will not be judged as sinners.
- Basic English Bible

[There is] then now no condemnation to those in Christ Jesus.
- Darby Bible

There is therefore now no condemnation to them who are in Christ Jesus, who walk not according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit.
- Webster's Bible

There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus;
- Weymouth Bible

There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus, who don't walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit.
- World English Bible

Therfor now no thing of dampnacioun is to hem that ben in Crist Jhesu, whiche wandren not after the flesch.
- Wycliffe Bible

There is, then, now no condemnation to those in Christ Jesus, who walk not according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Romans 8:1


8:1 There is therefore now no condemnation - Either for things present or past. Now he comes to deliverance and liberty. The apostle here resumes the thread of his discourse, which was interrupted, #Rom 7:7|.


People's Bible Notes for Romans 8:1


Ro 8:1 The Privileges of the Children of God SUMMARY OF ROMANS 8: No Condemnation to Those in Christ. Walking After the Spirit. To Be Carnally Minded, Death. To Be Spiritually Minded, Life and Peace. The Spirit of Adoption. Heirs of God. The Sufferings of Saints. The Groanings of the Creation. All Things Working for Good to Saints. The Purpose and Foreordination of God. God's Protection of His Children. [There is] therefore. The "therefore" points to the argument of chapter 7, which shows that in Christ we are delivered from sin and from the curse of the law. No condemnation to them who are in Christ Jesus. As those in Christ have died with him, Ro 6:1-4, they have in him satisfied the law, and hence they cannot be under condemnation. He, the sinless One, "was made sin for us"; so we, forgiven through him, are "made the righteousness of God in him" (2Co 5:21). This blessed condition depends on a vital union with Christ. "Baptized into Christ" (Ro 6:3), we must walk in him, "not after the flesh, but after the Spirit". Compare Joh 15:1-7 Eph 1:23. Who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit. See PNT "Ro 8:4".

Discussion for Romans 8

  • Ray321
    Romans 8:3 For what the law could not do, in that it was weak through the flesh, God sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh, and for sin, condemned sin in the flesh: JESUS NEVER SINNED. Glory be to God for his only begotten Son that died for our sins and rose from the dead three days.
  • Rev Franklin Miller
    As for Vs. 38-39, I agree that nothing can separate us FROM the love of God. God loves the sinner also such as we were before becoming Christians. However we CAN separate our love FROM Him by our willful and negligent sin. 1st John 2:"4 He that saith, I know him, and keepeth not his commandments is a liar and the truth is not in him." This is willful and negligent sin and NO sin enters Heaven.
  • Deborah
    Deborah, I love it because God's Word not only spoke,to the hearts,of mankind, but even years beyond the events in the Bible we can see they were meant to be timeless prices of Art and the ability for anyone to follow is still like that of a,child.
  • Steve morrow
    ROMANS 8:11 BUT IF THE SPIRIT OF HIM THAT RAISED UP JESUS FROM THE DEAD DWELL IN YOU HE THAT RAISED UP CHRIST FROM THE DEAD SHALL ALSO QUICKEN YOUR MORTAL BODIES BY HIS SPIRIT THAT DWELLETH IN YOU***ISAIAH 30:1 WOE TO THE REBELLIOUS CHILDREN SAITH THE LORD THAT TAKE COUNSEL BUT NOT OF ME AND THAT COVER WITH A COVERING BUT --- NOT OF MY SPIRIT --- THAT THEY MAY ADD SIN TO SIN
  • Wounded
    I am not full of praise for you but criticism for your sing a song and feel his blessing. Not real conversion but phoney Christians like Pense. Sick. God demands more if not everything. What you say, what you do, how you are, whst you feel, in shirt everything. Anybody can dummy up a blissful smile and say praise, praise, but not everyone can please God. He is real and does not fall for lies
  • Steve morrow
    ROMANS 8:17 AND IF CHILDREN THEN HEIRS HEIRS OF GOD AND JOINT HEIRS WITH CHRIST IF SO BE THAT WE SUFFER WITH HIM THAT WE MAY ALSO BE GLORIFIED WITH HIM********LUKE 21:36 WATCH YOU THEREFORE AND PRAY ALWAYS THAT YOU BE ACCOUNTED WORTHY TO ESCAPE ALL THESE THINGS THAT SHALL COME TO PASS AND TO STAND BEFORE THE SON OF MAN