Sermons on Hope

Sermons on Hope

Now the law came in to increase the trespass, but where sin increased, grace abounded all the more, so that, as sin reigned in death, grace also might reign through righteousness leading to eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Romans 5:12-21

Righteousness: the state of him who is as he ought to be, acceptable to God Justification: the act of God declaring men free from guilt and acceptable to him 4:25 Jesus was raised to life for our justification Benefits of being justified by God because of our faith in Jesus: Eight that are immediate that we experience right away: 5:1 peace with God 5:2 access to God; standing before God; we can rejoice in the hope of the glory of…

Romans 5:1-11

Outline of Biblical Usage – Righteousness: the state of him who is as he ought to be, acceptable to God Outline of Bible Usage – Justification: the act of God declaring men free from guilt and acceptable to him Vines Expository Dictionary of NT Words – Justification: denotes “the act of pronouncing righteous, acquittal;” its precise meaning is determined by the verb dikaioo, “to justify” it is used to signify the determination of a person as just by acquittal from…