That is what the psalmist meant when he wrote: “For this, I will praise you among the Gentiles;    I will sing praises to your name.”[q], “Rejoice with his people,    you Gentiles.”[r], “Praise the Lord, all you Gentiles. If it is giving, give generously. Rom 11:1. 17 So I have reason to be enthusiastic about all Christ Jesus has done through me in my service to God. 6 In his grace, God has given us different gifts for doing certain things well. Amen.[ac]. You must not covet.”[i] These—and other such commandments—are summed up in this one commandment: “Love your neighbor as yourself.”[j] 10 Love does no wrong to others, so love fulfills the requirements of God’s law. Romans 14. For all authority comes from God, and those in positions of authority have been placed there by God. Romans 11 :: New Living Translation (NLT) Strong's. But if you are doing wrong, of course you should be afraid, for they have the power to punish you. 16 Live in harmony with each other. Paragraph. 8 If your gift is to encourage others, be encouraging. Remember, all foods are acceptable, but it is wrong to eat something if it makes another person stumble. Need some help understanding theology? As the Scriptures say, “The insults of those who insult you, O God, have fallen on me.”[o] 4 Such things were written in the Scriptures long ago to teach us. 2 God promised this Good News long ago through his prophets in the holy Scriptures. Romans 12:15 - NLT - When others are happy, be happy with them. And don’t let yourself think about ways to indulge your evil desires. If you are a teacher, teach well. We must not just please ourselves. 20 Don’t tear apart the work of God over what you eat. [f] 12 Rejoice in our confident hope. 10 So why do you condemn another believer[k]? 14 I know and am convinced on the authority of the Lord Jesus that no food, in and of itself, is wrong to eat. 14 Accept other believers who are weak in faith, and don’t argue with them about what they think is right or wrong. Listen to the Bible. 14 Instead, clothe yourself with the presence of the Lord Jesus Christ. 2 So anyone who rebels against authority is rebelling against what God has instituted, and they will be punished. And after I have enjoyed your fellowship for a little while, you can provide for my journey. And with the Lord’s help, they will stand and receive his approval. The Danger of Criticism. One verse per line Red Letter Cross References Footnotes Strongs Numbers Hide Verse Numbers Close) 15 Be happy with those who are happy, and … [b] 2 Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Red Letter. Romans 10:15 Parallel Commentaries. Bible Language English. 17 Render to no man evil for evil. 27 They were glad to do this because they feel they owe a real debt to them. Romans 10 :: New Living Translation (NLT) Strong's. Romans 15 :: New Living Translation (NLT) Strong's. For all authority comes from God, and those in positions of authority have been placed there by God. Let them be a living and holy sacrifice--the kind he will find acceptable. Leave that to the righteous anger of God. so it is with Christ’s body. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit. 13 For if you live by its dictates, you will die. 12 And so, dear brothers and sisters, I plead with you to give your bodies to God because of all he has done for All rights reserved. Romans 13. 2 You may think you can condemn such people, but you are just as bad, and you have no excuse! New Living Translation (NLT). And those who don’t eat certain foods must not condemn those who do, for God has accepted them. Extra Small Small Medium Large Additional Settings . 3 For even Christ didn’t live to please himself. Rom 10:1. “If your enemies are hungry, feed them. 15 Even so, I have been bold enough to write about some of these points, knowing that all you need is this reminder. Instead, I do what I hate. Rom 10:2. Don’t be too proud to enjoy the company of ordinary people. Romans 4 New Living Translation (NLT) The Faith of Abraham. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect. 16 Then you will not be criticized for doing something you believe is good. Romans 15:1-33, NLT. Read more Share Copy 3 Those who feel free to eat anything must not look down on those who don’t. Romans 12-15 New Living Translation (NLT) A Living Sacrifice to God 12 And so, dear brothers and sisters,[ a] I plead with you to give your bodies to God because of all he has done for you. Romans 12:15 Parallel Commentaries. 12 The night is almost gone; the day of salvation will soon be here. 11 This is all the more urgent, for you know how late it is; time is running out. 31 Pray that I will be rescued from those in Judea who refuse to obey God. Romans 14:1-23, NLT. Their own master will judge whether they stand or fall. Rom 10:1 - Dear brothers and sisters, the longing of my heart and my prayer to God is for the people of Israel to be saved. 23 But now I have finished my work in these regions, and after all these long years of waiting, I am eager to visit you. Isa 52:7. 12:15 Rejoice - The direct opposite to weeping is laughter; but this does not so well suit a Christian. The Complete Evangelical Parallel Bible KJV, NKJV, NIV & NLTse Hardcover, NLT Premium Value Large-Print Slimline Bible--soft leather-look, brown/tan, NLT Every Man's Bible Messenger Edition, Leatherlike, NLT, The One Year Bible Creative Expressions Edition, Softcover, NLT Chronological Life Application Study Bible, Hardcover. Library. Font Size. Don’t copy the behav... Read verse in … This is truly the way to worship him. Get an Answer. 14 Bless those who persecute you. Let them be a living and holy sacrifice—the kind he will find acceptable. For the Scriptures say. Wake up, for our salvation is nearer now than when we first believed. 6 Pay your taxes, too, for these same reasons. 15 Be happy with those who are happy, and weep with those who weep. Paragraph. The trouble is with me, for I am all too human, a slave to sin. Cancel {{#items}} {{human}} {{/items}} ← Chapter. Romans 13:1-7 New Living Translation (NLT) Respect for Authority. Ask a Question. 13 When God’s people are in need, be ready to help them. But another believer with a sensitive conscience will eat only vegetables. 1 Accept other believers who are weak in faith, and don’t argue with them about what they think is right or wrong.. 2 For instance, one person believes it’s all right to eat anything. [m] 22 You may believe there’s nothing wrong with what you are doing, but keep it between yourself and God. 2 For instance, one person believes it’s all right to eat anything. 21 I have been following the plan spoken of in the Scriptures, where it says, “Those who have never been told about him will see,    and those who have never heard of him will understand.”[y]. 5 In the same way, some think one day is more holy than another day, while others think every day is alike. You must not steal. Scripture Formatting. And don’t think you know it all! What would be some good Bible verses to govern our thought life? He commands those who are in Christ to be submissive to each other even in our emotions. 33 And now may God, who gives us his peace, be with you all. If you do anything you believe is not right, you are sinning.[n]. 19 Dear friends, never take revenge. 13 Everyone must submit to governing authorities. Romans 12:15, CSB: "Rejoice with those who rejoice; weep with those who weep." 21 It is better not to eat meat or drink wine or do anything else if it might cause another believer to stumble. Be happy with those who are happy, and weep with those who weep. Should a Christian let himself be walked on? I don’t really understand myself, for I want to do what is right, but I don’t do it. Ask Us! And if we die, it’s to honor the Lord. 18 If you serve Christ with this attitude, you will please God, and others will approve of you, too. Do what is right, and they will honor you. Romans 12 - And so, dear brothers and sisters,* I plead with you to give your bodies to God because of all he has done for you. Red Letter. * 3 Those who feel free to eat anything must not look down on those who don’t. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) God’s Mercy on Israel. Romans 12:15 in all English translations. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} {{/items}} ← Language. If... Study verse in the New Living Translation Extra Small Small Medium Large Additional Settings . Cancel. Why do you look down on another believer? Third Sunday after Epiphany Text: Romans 12, 16-21. What does Romans 12:15 mean? 2 We should help others do what is right and build them up in the Lord. [⇑ See verse text ⇑] Of all people, Christians should be masters of empathy, according to Paul. 1 And so, dear brothers and sisters, # 12:1a Greek brothers. We are many parts of one body, and we all belong to each other. When you say they are wicked and should be punished, you are condemning yourself, for you who judge others do these very same things. 12 And so, dear brothers and sisters,[a] I plead with you to give your bodies to God because of all he has done for you. 8 Owe nothing to anyone—except for your obligation to love one another. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. New Living Translation Update. And the Scriptures give us hope and encouragement as we wait patiently for God’s promises to be fulfilled. Romans 12 New Living Translation (NLT) A Living Sacrifice to God. Romans 2 New Living Translation (NLT) God’s Judgment of Sin. You know these things so well you can teach each other all about them. If they are thirsty, give them something to drink.In doing this, you will heap    burning coals of shame on their heads.”[h]. 26 For you see, the believers in Macedonia and Achaia[aa] have eagerly taken up an offering for the poor among the believers in Jerusalem. Always be eager to practice hospitality. and every tongue will declare allegiance to God. Bible > NLT > Romans 11 Romans 11 New Living Translation: Par God’s Mercy on Israel. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and take your Bible knowledge to a new level this year! They are serving God in what they do. 25 But before I come, I must go to Jerusalem to take a gift to the believers[z] there. Romans 12:15. Version. Rom 15:1. Ask a Question Got a Bible related Question? Listen to the Bible. But if someone believes it is wrong, then for that person it is wrong. Cancel {{#items}} {{/items}} Romans 12. 18 Do all that you can to live in peace with everyone. This is truly the way to worship him. Remember, we will all stand before the judgment seat of God. Romans 12 And so, dear brothers and sisters, I plead with you to give your bodies to God because of all he has done for you. For government workers need to be paid. So if God has given you the ability to prophesy, speak out with as much faith as God has given you. Verse. Tools. And don’t think you know it all! 4 Who are you to condemn someone else’s servants? Romans 12 - Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, *acceptable to God, [which is] your *spiritual service of worship. So whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord. 8 If we live, it’s to honor the Lord. 24 I am planning to go to Spain, and when I do, I will stop off in Rome. Library. Red Letter. 12 Rejoice in our confident hope. 13 So let’s stop condemning each other. This is truly the way to worship him. 2 We should help others do what is right and build them up in the Lord. If God has given you leadership ability, take the responsibility seriously. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit. Be patient in trouble, and keep on praying. 4 Abraham was, humanly speaking, the founder of our Jewish nation. Be honest in your evaluation of yourselves, measuring yourselves by the faith God has given us. Questions. 7 Give to everyone what you owe them: Pay your taxes and government fees to those who collect them, and give respect and honor to those who are in authority. Commentary. Bible Language English. Of course not! 13 I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Don’t participate in the darkness of wild parties and drunkenness, or in sexual promiscuity and immoral living, or in quarreling and jealousy. Last Week's Top Questions . KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Tools. 2 So anyone who rebels against authority is rebelling against what God has instituted, and they will be punished. Be patient in trouble, and keep on praying. 17 For the Kingdom of God is not a matter of what we eat or drink, but of living a life of goodness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit. NLT . 19 So then, let us aim for harmony in the church and try to build each other up. Cancel {{#items}} {{local_name}} {{/items}} Book. Don’t be too proud to enjoy the company of ordinary people. 7 For we don’t live for ourselves or die for ourselves. NLT / Romans / Romans 12 / Romans 12:15; Previous Book Previous Chapter Read the Full Chapter Next Chapter Next Book. 2 If his good deeds had made him acceptable to God, he would have had something to boast about. Verse. 6 Those who worship the Lord on a special day do it to honor him. 9 Christ died and rose again for this very purpose—to be Lord both of the living and of the dead. “For this, I will praise you among the Gentiles; Praise him, all you people of the earth.”. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. Scripture Formatting × Scripture Formatting. We are many parts of one body, and we all belong to each other. Who is the woman mentioned in Revelation 12:1? Let them be a living and holy sacrifice—the kind he will find acceptable. 29 And I am sure that when I come, Christ will richly bless our time together. Rom 11:1 - I ask, then, has God rejected his own people, the nation of Israel? Don’t be too proud to enjoy the company of ordinary people. Since the Gentiles received the spiritual blessings of the Good News from the believers in Jerusalem, they feel the least they can do in return is to help them financially. 9 Don’t just pretend to love others. 14 I am fully convinced, my dear brothers and sisters,[v] that you are full of goodness. Be happy with those who are happy, and weep with those who weep. 15 Be happy with those who are happy, and weep with those who weep. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about. Do things in such a way that everyone can see you are honorable. 15 Be happy with those who are happy, and weep with those who weep. 15 Be happy with those who are happy, and weep with those who weep. Romans 8:28 28 And we know that God causes everything to work together * for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them. 4 The authorities are God’s servants, sent for your good. Romans 13:12 Parallel Commentaries. 3 Because of the privilege and authority[c] God has given me, I give each of you this warning: Don’t think you are better than you really are. Font Size. For by God’s grace, 16 I am a special messenger from Christ Jesus to you Gentiles. Scripture Formatting × Scripture Formatting.