Romans 9:26

“And it shall come to pass, that in the place where it was said unto them, Ye are not my people; there shall they be called the children of the living God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And it shall come to passe, that in the place where it was saide vnto them, Ye are not my people, there shall they bee called the children of the liuing God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"AND IT SHALL BE THAT IN THE PLACE WHERE IT WAS SAID TO THEM, 'YOU ARE NOT MY PEOPLE,' THERE THEY SHALL BE CALLED SONS OF THE LIVING GOD."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it shall be, `that' in the place where it was said unto them, Ye are not my people, There shall they be called sons of the living God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And in the place where it was said to them, You are not my people, there they will be named the sons of the living God.
- Basic English Bible

And it shall be, in the place where it was said to them, *Ye* [are] not my people, there shall they be called Sons of [the] living God.
- Darby Bible

And it shall come to pass, that in the place where it was said to them, Ye are not my people; there shall they be called, The children of the living God.
- Webster's Bible

And in the place where it was said to them, `No people of Mine are you,' there shall they be called sons of the everliving God."
- Weymouth Bible

It will be that in the place where it was said to them, 'You are not my people,' There they will be called 'children of the living God.'
- World English Bible

and it schal be in the place, where it is seid to hem, Not ye my puple, there thei schulen be clepid the sones of `God lyuynge.
- Wycliffe Bible

and it shall be -- in the place where it was said to them, Ye [are] not My people; there they shall be called sons of the living God.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Romans 9:26


9:26 There shall they be called the sons of God - So that they need not leave their own country and come to Judea. #Hosea 1:10|


People's Bible Notes for Romans 9:26


Ro 9:26 Children of the living God. There is a prediction of the same import as Ho 2:23, which Paul quotes in Ho 1:10. Both passages show that the gospel call to the Gentiles is only in harmony with the long-declared purpose of God.

Discussion for Romans 9:26

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