And it will enable us to face all that the future holds, as we recognise that tribulation counts for nothing in the light of our glorious future (Romans 8:17-18; Romans 8:23). here the avoidance of the authoritative Imperative]. on StudyLight.org An outcome of this production was the New Testament for English Readers (4 vols. with Christ unto sin, that we may lead a new life of. Neither joy nor endurance is abiding without such constant prayer. Compare Romans 5:2. Click the Bible for the all new StudyLight.org!! "let your hope be a joy to you" (Mof). holiness unto God. In hope, rejoicing. Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. of sin; but we are still the servants of sin, if we в скорби См. It isn"t mere resignation; it"s a choice to remain under and use the trouble." Let your hope keep you joyful. Romans 5:3-5. ). The original could hardly be better translated; as the Greek term ( προσκαρτερέω, intentus sum rei) expresses the idea of perseverance and ardor in the prosecution of any object. I. "We say: Holding on!, the Greek: remaining under! 25:21; 1Кор. Such displays of God's mercy as Jews and Gentiles have received should induce them to consecrate themselves to Him; and not be conformed to the world, 1,2.Christians are exhorted to think meanly of themselves, 3.And each to behave himself properly in the office which he has received from God, 4-8; Various important moral duties recommended, 9-18. We see this in the life of Jesus. Romans 12:12. hope = the hope. Instant in prayer; habitual, fervent, persevering in the duty. Barnes' Notes on the Bible. Prayer is our great resource whenever we feel stress and strain (cf. Here it is we who must continue steadfastly in prayer. Romans 11:9 - And David says, ' Let their table become a snare and a trap , And a stumbling block and a retribution to them . : . 12. 12.In, or in regard to, hope, be rejoicing; in tribulation, patient; in prayer, persistent. “Continuing constant in prayer.” Though we can not always be in the meditation of prayer, yet we can incessantly be in the spirit of prayer, which is an impregnable fortification against all the assaults of the enemy. It should have high priority in our lives. Romans 8:27 - and He who searches the hearts knows what the mind of the Spirit is, because He intercedes for the saints according to the will of God. Read Introduction to Romans 12 Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.. We now come to three more exhortations for the church:. And it will enable us to face all that the future holds, as we recognise that tribulation counts for nothing in the light of our glorious future (Romans 8:17-18; Romans 8:23). The for bears directly on this in order that. 1-4. In prayer, persevering (see marginal references). We must never lose sight of our hope of things in the future that God has promised us. This means that we stop complaining about our troubles. is not = there, but in a line with the other datives here: in point of hope, rejoicing. Recompense to no man evil for evil. How many fear death and the future? In hope, rejoicing. This clause follows, probably because the Christian’s joyous hope produces endurance in affliction. The evidence of the Holy Spirit living in the Christian is: faith, hope, and love. Romans 5:3-5. терпеливы (см. Intercourse with God, however, is necessary to the exercise of this and all other virtues, and therefore the apostle immediately adds, continuing instant in prayer. NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Personal Size, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture We must never lose sight of our hope of things in the future that God has promised us. “Being patient in tribulation.” This word is from the Latin tribulum, a “flail,” setting forth the work of the devil to beat us over head and back with his cruel cudgel. hupomeno. They cannot help paying it a tribute of admiration, and finding it beautiful as well as good. : cf.Colossians 4:2, Acts 1:14; Acts 2:42. Be patient in your troubles. вращении Христа и нашем искуплении (см. If I am supposed to "rejoice in hope", then I must be able to know if I am truly right with God-now. But Paul not only stimulates us to prayer, but expressly requires perseverance; for we have a continual warfare, and new conflicts daily arise, to sustain which, even the strongest are not equal, unless they frequently gather new rigor. Confidence in the future, 12:12a. 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