Romans New Testament Notes


THEME: THE RIGHTEOUSNESS OF GOD (1:16-17)
Introduction and Theme (Rom. 1:16-17)
Introduction and Theme: Part 2 (Rom. 1:16-17)


THE NEED FOR GOD'S RIGHTEOUSNESS (1:18-3:20)
Revelation of God and His Wrath (Rom. 1:18-23)
God's Wrath Upon the Gentiles (Rom. 1:24-32)
The Jewish Need for God's Righteousness (Rom. 2:1-3:20)
    Part One (Rom. 2:1-16)
    Part Two (Rom. 2:17-29)
    Part Three (Rom. 3:1-20)


THE PROVISION OF GOD'S RIGHTEOUSNESS (3:21-8:39)
The Method of God Making Us Right with Himself Rom. 3:21-31
OT Evidence That God Makes Us Right With Him Through Faith (Rom. 4:1-25)
    Part One (Rom. 4:1-12)
    Part Two (Rom. 4:13-25)
Results of Being Made Right with God (5:1-6:23)
    A New Relationship with God; A New Understanding of Suffering; A New Assurance in Judgment (Rom. 5:1-11)
    A New Race of Mankind (Rom. 5:12-21)
    A Rejection of Lawlessness (Part One) Rom. 6:1-14
    A Rejection of Lawlessness (Part Two) Rom. 6:15-23)
The Way Not to Experience Righteousness (Rom. 7:1-25)
    Part One (Rom. 7:1-12)
    Part Two (Rom. 7:13-25)
The Way to Experience Righteousness Daily (Rom. 8:1-39)
    Part One (Rom. 8:1-11)
    Part Two (Rom. 8:12-25)
    Part Three (Rom. 8:26-39)


PRACTICAL RIGHTEOUSNESS (12:1-15:13)
Complete Surrender to God (Rom. 12:1-2)
Spiritual Gifts (Rom. 12:3-8)
Personal Relationships (Rom. 12:9-21)
    Love for the Church (Rom. 12:9-13)
    Love for Persecutors (Rom. 12:14-21)
Christian Citizenship (Rom. 13:1-7)
Primacy of Love and the Nearness of the Coming of the Lord (Rom. 13:8-14)
Care for the Weaker Christian (Rom. 14:1-15:13)
    Grace Towards Those Who are Different From Us (Rom. 14:1-12)
    Love Requires Self-Limitation (Rom. 14:13-23)
    The Witness to the Universal Lordship of Christ at Stake (Rom. 15:1-13)