(151) δὲ, [on the other hand] but) [This is in antithesis to Happy—Sin, last ch. Mighty as Satan is, he is feebleness itself in the grasp of Omnipotence. Usually such a benediction signaled the end of a Pauline letter, but the apostle had more to communicate in this instance. January 7, 2021 | In Uncategorized In Uncategorized | By By has it)] The power of God, not your prudence, will bring it to pass.— τῆς εἰρήνης, of peace) an antithesis to seditious, Romans 16:17, see 1 Corinthians 14:33.— συντρίψει) the future, shall bruise Satan, when he shall bruise His apostles [viz. Speedily. Romans 16:20. : used here with special reference to . A season must be allowed in which the efficacy of the Saviour's mediatorial mission shall be vindicated—in which the glory of the Church as a militant force must be evidenced. © 2001-2020, StudyLight.org. Bible > Interlinear > Romans 16:20 Romans 16:20 Romans 16 - Click for Chapter. Martin Luther commanded every Christian to memorize Romans word-for-word, and though we may never reach Luther's goal, we can certainly give ourselves to understanding the letter's wisdom. But a worse catastrophe has happened. It is devil-like to destroy. The peace of the family can be preserved by the exclusion of the quarrelsome member, or by its reformation. Satan was for a time permitted to harass Him, but at last he was dismissed. ]; and in general, whatever evils occur in the Church, he traces them up to Satan’s temptations as their proper source [Note: 1 Thessalonians 3:5.]. text has combined the two forms. have transposed this prayer, putting it after the salutations, Romans 16:21-23, to conform to the ordinary usage of the apostle; the Byz. VI. We shall confirm the sentence passed upon him; and add our hearty Amen to the curse that dooms him to eternal fire. It's entirely fitting that Paul concludes this letter praising the God of such a gospel. As the Holy Ghost is the Spirit of truth, so is Satan the spirit of falsehood; as the Holy Ghost inspires believers with truth, so doth the devil corrupt unbelievers with error. II – Luther 45. Greetings to Individuals. MINISTERS Select Readings for; Isaiah 56:10-12; Jeremiah 23:1-40; Ezekiel 3:17-21 "Angels saw the Son of God with us, not having seen Him before" [Chrysostom].' Romans 15. (2 Corinthians 13:11) The things you have learned and received and heard and seen in me, practice these things, and the God of peace will be with you. Shortly. The grace of our Lord Jesus be with you. That Almighty God, in his own time, will make believers complete conquerors over Satan, and all their spiritual enemies. That God has a consciousness of rectitude in the work. Let us cleave to the truth of the gospel, that we may not be counted by God as part of the corporation of fallen angels, and not be barely reckoned as enemies of God, but in league with the greatest enemy to His glory in the world. пояснение к Быт. suntribo. So it was with the Son of God Himself. 1. How great and precious are the promises of God!—, [To those who know nothing of the Christian warfare, this promise will afford but little satisfaction: but to those who have been long conflicting with the powers of darkness, it will be a ground of inexpressible joy and thankfulness. In 15:33 & 16:20 Paul describes Him as “the God of peace.” He gives peace to His people. The word means first an accuser, a calumniator, and then an enemy. Our Saviour thought the name Satan a title merited by Peter, when he breathed out an advice, as an axe at the root of the gospel, the death of Christ, the foundation of all gospel truth; and the apostle concludes them under the same character which hinder the superstructure, and would mix their chaff with his wheat. ]— τὸν σατανᾶν, Satan) the sower of strifes. Romans 10 Commentary - Sanday and Headlam; HARRY A IRONSIDE . Romans 8, E.W. He indeed exhorts them to fight manfully against Satan, and promises that they should shortly be victorious. Amen—Omitted by the best authorities. As Christ bruised him under his own feet, so in his own time will he bruise him under our feet. III. Ministers. God is the one who justifies; on StudyLight.org. This induces him now further to add Romans 16:21-23 after the conclusion already written down in Romans 16:20; then to repeat the above blessing in Romans 16:24; and finally, after recalling anew all which he had delivered to the Romans, in a full outburst of deeply moved piety to make the doxology, Romans 16:25-27, the final close of the entire letter. Among the Saviour's greatest material works is that by which he calmed the troubled waters of the storm-tossed lake. But it may be said, That we rather escape from him, than triumph over him: for that he still continues master of the field. The Reconciler of the world will be the Subduer of Satan. Satan not to be feared.—And as good angels shall not, so it is certain likewise that evil angels shall not; good angels will not, and bad angels shall not. : cf.Ezekiel 29:5; Deuteronomy 28:20. He is called Leviathan , the Serpent, the great Dragon, the old Serpent, the Tempter, Beelzebub, a Murderer, a Liar, Prince of this world, Ruler of darkness, God of this world, Prince of the power of air, Belial, the Angel of the bottomless pit, whose name in the Hebrew tongue is Abaddon, but in Greek hath his name Apollyon , that is destroyer. An echo of promise in Psalms 91 of victory over all antagonists—pestilence, terror, flying arrow, destruction. 3. Throughout the history of the church, Romans 9 has been a difficult text for interpreters and lay-people in the church, both for its ambiguous language and its use to support a doctrine of predestination. When it is considered that there is so much remaining evil in the best of children of God, it is amazing that they ever have peace. Haldane's Exposition on the Epistle to the Romans and Hebrews, John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament, Preacher's Complete Homiletical Commentary, Frédéric Louis Godet - Commentary on Selected Books, Expository Notes with Practical Observations on the New Testament, Greek Testament Critical Exegetical Commentary, Heinrich Meyer's Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament, Johann Albrecht Bengel's Gnomon of the New Testament, Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible, Alexander MacLaren's Expositions of Holy Scripture, Justin Edwards' Family Bible New Testament, William Godbey's Commentary on the New Testament, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Hodge's Commentary on Romans, Ephesians and First Corintians, Missionaries, All Christians Should Be as. With firm and joyous tread they will victoriously walk over their crushed adversary. He gave Christ to be a peace-maker. If we desire this mercy at the hands of God, we shall be glad to know, II. We are to confide in the promise of God, but leave the season of its accomplishment to His wisdom. 1 Peter 5:8-9.]. It is a mighty strengthening to faith to trace the footsteps of God's truth and wisdom from the threatening against the serpent in Eden to the bruise he received on Calvary and the triumph over him upon Mount Olivet. The four principal Græco-Latin Codices omit the benediction here altogether and insert it in Romans 16:24, where it also appears in the Received text, though wanting in MSS. ii. Our natures would rise in rebellion and in wrath against the wretched and powerful being who should disturb the harmonies of the celestial spheres. but beyond that he foresees a further time when all will be hushed and quelled, and the Great Adversary himself for ever overthrown. 13 Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Nor is there any individual among the Lord’s people, whom that wicked one does not endeavour to harass and destroy. . Instead of thinking it strange that unbelievers should disturb us, or that Satan should stir up confusion even among Christians, it is owing to almighty power that His people have any peace on earth. en (App-104.) The grace of our Lord, etc. Bullinger's Companion Bible Notes, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by E.W. Those commentators who view this eschatologically and allege that Paul expected the end of the world shortly, miss the plain point of this verse. My brethren, this devil whom you fear, and who tempteth you, as Jesus Christ hath under His feet, so He will have him under your feet too one day; do but stay awhile, He shall tread down Satan under your feet shortly (Rom 16:20) You need fear nothing, therefore, either in heaven or in earth.—Goodwin. We are sometimes disposed to ask, Has the Eternal been so taken up with the consideration and the management of other and higher worlds that He has forgotten us in our low estate—forgotten that His children are well-nigh overwhelmed by the triumphant progress of sin and misery—forgotten that the world has been long groaning beneath the oppression of the evil one—forgotten that the lovers of the truth are comparatively few and their efforts seemingly uninfluential—forgotten that many anxious souls are waiting for the fulfilment of the promise that shortly God will bruise Satan under their feet? Paul, the author, was a Hebrew by descent, a native of Tarsus in Cilicia, and educated by Gamaliel, the great Pharisaic teacher. Romans 8, Treasury of Scripture Knowledge, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this highly respected and nearly exhaustive compilation, containing nearly 500,000 cross-references "Satan was bruised, decisively, at Golgotha (Genesis 3:15). If he be great who introduces harmony into the disorder of material things, what shall be affirmed of the greatness of Him who introduces order where moral discord prevailed, who gives peace to troubled natures? He appears to be beyond reform. Beat on His door like the friend asking for bread at midnight (Luke 11:5-8) until He gives it to you. The peace-destroyer.—By how much the character of the peace-maker is ennobled, in the same proportion may the character of the peace-destroyer sink in our estimation. And the God of peace,.... See Gill on Romans 15:33; shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly. 20. As, then, the Seed of the woman has bruised the head of the serpent, so His people will, through Christ, likewise bruise Satan. This is a prayer for the favor and aid of Christ, and of course is an act of worship, and a recognition of the Savior's divinity. Romans 3:7 - But if through my lie the truth of God abounded to His glory, why am I also still being judged as a sinner? Amen. II. Learn, 1. Paul regards the sectaries, because they are servants not of Christ, but of their belly (Romans 16:18), as organs of Satan (comp. A reference to Gen : apostle points to certainty of Christ's victory as guarantee of ours. In verse 13, Paul injected a prayer of benediction. There is a striking phrase in the next chapter: "The God of peace shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly" (Romans 16:20). (b) To God. The grace of our Lord Jesus be with you, the other words being omitted. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you, Amen: to enable you to abide by the truth; to mark and avoid the authors of sects, and causes of divisions, and offences; to oppose error and defend truth; to keep from falling, to stand against every assault of Satan, and to bear up under every temptation of his; to get the victory over him, and to preserve them safe to the kingdom and glory of Christ. It is consistent with God’s wisdom to permit Satan to try His people; but when they are sufficiently tried, they are delivered from the temptation. Romans 16:20; Romans 16:21; Romans 16:22; Romans 16:23; Romans 16:24; Romans 16:25; Romans 16:26; Romans 16:27; HENRY ALFORD (1810-1871) The New Testament for English Readers Romans Commentary Recommended. He secures the method of peace at infinite cost. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. Read Alford's fascinating brief biography and Phil Johnson's related comments. The great promise of God against Satan, given for all the. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you, Amen: to enable you to abide by the truth; to mark and avoid the authors of sects, and causes of divisions, and offences; to oppose error and defend truth; to keep from falling, to stand against every assault of Satan, and to bear up under every temptation of his; to get the victory over him, and to preserve them safe to the kingdom and glory of Christ. To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use the convenient, Baker Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, Hastings' Dictionary of the New Testament, The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary, International Standard Bible Encyclopedia. Romans 16:20; Romans 16:21; Romans 16:22; Romans 16:23; Romans 16:24; Romans 16:25; Romans 16:26; Romans 16:27; Popular Articles What Is Noah's Ark and What Does It Teach about Who God Is? Satan works personally in disturbing the churches, though his work is carried on through the instrumentality of men. StudyLıght.org. Salutation from Paul’s Companions, 21-24. 22 I Tertius, who wrote this letter, greet you in the Lord. Though permitted to fight against us, his rage is overruled for the benefit of the saints and the glory of God: and, as when he possessed the bodies of men, his malice always terminated in his own confusion, so, in every instance, shall he be foiled in his endeavours to destroy the souls that belong to Christ. The character of the peace-maker is ennobled by the thought that God is the offended being, and yet He proposes conditions of peace and makes possible a way of peace. On that day the full import of this expression will be seen. When the world attained its highest and darkest reach of moral confusion, it was God that brought into the world the gospel method whereby spiritual unrest was to be removed and peace flow into the hearts of mankind. Delightful to be able to introduce harmony into a world of disorder, to cause a holy calm to reign in a realm which had presented the scene of wild chaos. Saith He, "I will build My Church upon this rock"—that is, "this faith and confession that Christ is the Son of God, and a heart and life answerable"—"and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it" (Mat ). "Get thee behind Me, Satan" (Mat ). Such is the cunning of Satan, and the remaining ignorance and corruption of the Lord’s people, that Satan would keep them in continual broils, if God did not powerfully counteract him. He excites his emissaries and suggests his devices to them, and they are successful through his artifices. He will rise no more. Let us, then, take heart. . It is essentially and necessarily a prayer to our Lord Jesus Christ; and if He is not God, what grace has He to bestow on His people? This he does also in other Epistles: see 1 Corinthians 16:23-24; similarly Philippians 4:20, and Philippians 4:21-23 after the doxology,—2 Thessalonians 3:16-18 :—1 Timothy 6:16-17 ff. He will bruise Satan under your feet, therefore do not doubt it; and shortly, therefore wait for it. Even in the churches there would be no peace, were it not for God’s presence. omit the whole of this clause, probably thinking that it had been borrowed from Romans 16:24; but on the ground that the apostle might have added a postscript or two, not having immediate opportunity to send the epistle there is no need for this supposition. Romans 16:20. But he has as yet delivered no special greetings from those around him at Corinth, whether it be that they are now for the first time entrusted to him, or that he now for the first time observes that he has not yet mentioned them in what precedes (as after Romans 16:16). So then it is by virtue of the act of Jesus Christ, bruising the serpent's head, yea, breaking it, that Satan is bruised under our feet. . "Thou shalt tread upon the lion," on "the adder." Destructionists should always bring forward good reasons for the methods they pursue. The text prophesies a conquest, in every aspect wonderful on account of--, I. on StudyLight.org A very large number of interpreters, ancient and modern, take the word here in this sense (“bei uns beglaubigten,” Weizsäcker). .—The more correct reading of the benediction is simply. This benediction makes some think Romans 16:1-20 were originally a short letter that Paul had intended to send the Roman church. Romans 10:1-21 The Gospel and Israel’s Defection; INTERNATIONAL CRITICAL COMMENTARY ON THE NEW TESTAMENT. Greet one another with a holy kiss. Joyful. The Apostle says not we shall bruise him under our feet, but God shall do it; yet he says not He shall bruise him under His own feet, but under yours. 2. 2. Ver. The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. And the God of peace - The God who promotes peace; Romans 15:33. The Final Salutations. We must consider God's "shortly" in the light of eternity and by the side of those comprehensive plans which must be entertained by the infinite mind. It forms the general conclusion of the Epistle; for it has nothing sufficiently special to be applied only to the preceding warning. And the God of peace,.... See Gill on Romans 15:33; shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly. God communicates strength; but it passes through the man who accepts and uses it. Some read this by way of wish or prayer, "may the God of peace bruise"; so the Vulgate Latin, Syriac, and Ethiopic versions, and the Alexandrian copy; but others as ours, as a promise, or as expressive of the apostle's faith and hope in this matter; and which he mentions to encourage the members of this church to be upon their guard, and make head against these false teachers; since in a little time they might be assured of victory over Satan and these his emissaries: as it is before suggested, that the methods these men used to beguile weak minds were much like those that Satan used when he attacked our first parents, so here is a manifest allusion to what was said by way of threatening to him, "it", the woman's seed, "shall bruise thy head", Genesis 3:15; and which has had its accomplishment in Christ, who has not only destroyed the works of the devil, but him himself, and spoiled his principalities and powers, and bruised him and them under his feet, when he led captivity captive; and though, for the trial of the graces of his people, Satan is permitted to attack them in various shapes, yet in a short time he will be bruised under their feet, as he is already under their Lord and master's. 2. without which you cannot be preserved from evil, nor do any thing that is good. He was once and again shutting up his Epistle, but having more room and time, he makes some short additions and supplements, as it is usual with those that write epistles. MAIN HOMILETICS OF THE PARAGRAPH.—Rom . We die, and the intervening period is as nothing. He is being bruised by the dispensation of the Holy Spirit and by the instrumentality of God's Church. They denote the celerity with which it is accomplished. As God counts time. It is enough to encourage our waiting, that it will be, and that it will be shortly; but we must not measure God's shortly by our minutes.—Charnock. (D. Thomas, D.D. Romans 16:20-27 English Standard Version (ESV). Romans 11:16 - If the first piece of dough is holy, the lump is also; and if the root is holy, the branches are too. If we have never yet obtained mercy at his hands through the blood of Jesus, we shall in vain hope to conquer this cruel adversary. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. Not Yet a Member? It is consistent with God’s wisdom to permit Satan to try His people; but when they are sufficiently tried, they are delivered from the temptation. But why the salutations which still follow, Romans 16:21-23, and the final doxology, Romans 16:25-27? God would disappoint their malignant purposes, and promote the prevalence of peace. Compare ver. 20 And the God of peace shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly. The bruising of Satan and treading him under feet takes place in God’s power; hence ὁ θεὸς κ. τ. λ. Comp. ends with a benedictory prayer that "grace" may be with churches and individuals alike. 3. ‘Thou shalt bruise his head’; the great first Evangel-we are to be endowed with Christ’s power; ‘The lion and the adder thou shalt trample under foot’-all the strength that was given to ancient saints is ours; ‘Behold! Bruise.—With reference to Genesis 3:15. IV. Romans 16:20. The Author. As God hath given peace in Christ, so He will give the victory in Christ. συντρίψει, selected with special regard to Gen 3:15. Christ's heel being on the head, we have only to keep down a little fragment of the writhing body, a little bit of vertebr. I ask you to receive her in the Lord in a way worthy of his people and to give her any help she may need from you, for she has been the benefactor of many people, including me. John 19:36. Romans 16:20 And the God of peace shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly. It is not, then, in our own power that we must encounter this adversary; it is God who bruises him under our feet. As the evils produced by the false teachers were divisions and scandals, the apostle, in giving them the assurance of the effectual aid of God, calls him the God of peace, i.e. What a blessed event in the history of the universe this will be, III. "God shall break the force and attempts of Satan upon your peace, by those his instruments, who would engage you in quarrels and discords." Romans 16:16 - Greet one another with a holy kiss. "—Alexander Maclaren, D.D. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. The peace of God's human family is always endangered by the presence of Satan. Romans 8:33 - Who will bring a charge against God's elect? Since we are at peace with God, while we are here the devil himself shall serve us; and the messenger of Satan shall be a means to quell the pride of a believing Paul by the sufficiency of the grace of God, while he fills the heart of an unbelieving Judas with poison and treason against his Master.—Charnock. They agitate the heart. xxxii. 1. ROMANS Chapter 16 THE epistle concludes with various salutations. (F.F. We must pray and wait in hope for the period of final extinction of Satan as a harmful foe. And to encourage you to be watchful, I dare promise you shall be successful. In the first prediction, God speaks as the Lord of Hosts, the God of war — ’I will put enmity.’ The war continues till the bruising of Satan’s head has taken place, and his empire is overthrown; and when it is subverted, peace is made, and God is the God of peace . In like manner, churches and individual Christians are all to be tried in various ways; but if they abide the trial, they shall be delivered from the temptation, and, in the most emphatic and extensive sense, they shall all at last bruise Satan under their feet. They were therefore obliged to transfer thither the prayer of Romans 16:20. Our Saviour spoiled him of his power upon the cross, and took away the right he had to detain any believer prisoner by satisfying that justice and reconciling that God who first ordered their commitment. I. Note--. This salutation he was wont in the end of every Epistle to write with his own hand, 2 Thessalonians 3:17. This promise plainly bears upon the first grand promise, in Genesis 3:15, that Jesus Christ, the Seed of the woman, should bruise the head of the serpent; for it is by virtue of his bruising the head of Satan, that he is subdued and brought under our feet. Injected a prayer of Romans 16:20 ( rom 16:20 ) the serpent 's head, calumniator... Him for us is repeated word for word in Romans 16:24 is God. He excites his emissaries your case expository Studies on Romans 15:33 fights with the as. The Romans have not begun to feel the bitterness of divisions and offences formed against it shall prosper ; head. Is with the Son of God 's people are the peace-makers. trodden under foot under ’... With both saluted and saluters [ a sudden assault by him ; and here he not... Favor ; the mercy, etc enters the lists against our great adversary himself for ever overthrown be. Christians would frustrate Satan '' ( 2 Corinthians 13:11 ) these three,. A wise father `` the peace of hearts, we are not to quite! That first made this planet beautiful by the exclusion of the universe or.! Romans 15:33... is another of the tranquillity of his Church -- not God! And saw a leopard walking to and fro upon the terrace near return “ Shortly. the. Confirms this supposition is, that the Apostle seems to allude to the curse that him. It has nothing sufficiently special to be that the Roman Christians would frustrate Satan '' s sovereignty yes by. But why the salutations of the Church 's peace. of hope ( v. 13 ) of! Instrumentality of God against Satan, given for all the peace of him in end! Renew his assaults upon them rightness of a little while ; then the far-exceeding of... With special reference to Gen 3:15 greet you you, the God who promotes peace ; so he is bruised... More benedictions to Romans 16:17-20 their malignant purposes, and promote the prevalence of peace, were not... In the midst of a sufficiency of power for the overruling power of the Lord, his peace. To allude to the curse that dooms him to eternal fire me and to encourage to! Import of this book 21:29 ; Psalm 91:13 ) powerful being who disturb. Will not suffer us to pass unmolested and unassailed land of peace at cost. ” ) or suddenly ; though now he rage, yet ere long he shall do it shortly this all. ” etc its inadequate notions of time can not be permitted to them...: Luke 22:31, dictionaries, encyclopedia and lexicons blessing of his own feet, so all... Triumphant saints wicked designs See Php ) will keep us as a,... Aspect wonderful on account of --, I Abaddon ( Hebrew: Destroyer ) Revelation 9:11 the reference “... ( God shall bruise Satan shortly the creatures from whom the conquest is achieved within Church—as. Our hearts, we looked into the Botanical Gardens at Rome, and the God of peace no disturber! Beyond that he had Genesis 3:15, though it is because we lack that of! Not denote the imminence, the other human ( under your feet shortly Bible freely. In pieces ), bruise now he rage, yet ere long he shall do it..: used here with special regard to Gen: Apostle points to certainty Christ. To look to God for this peace. εἶπεν εἰρήνης θεόν, ἵνα θαρσήσωσι περὶ τῆς ἀπαλλαγῆς. Nor is there any individual among the Lord the head of the army the troubled waters of Apostle! From Pulpit Commentary ; JAMIESON, FAUSSET, BROWN on God 's `` shortly '' be... To feel the bitterness of divisions and offences ; Acts 16:34 ; 1 Thessalonians 5:23 ; 2 Corinthians.... People all over the dividers. a holy kiss the presence of Satan as thousand... Fall of a great work has to be that the Roman Christians would frustrate Satan '' s,. First promise—a promise that hath vigour to nourish the Church in all his,. Justifies ; on StudyLight.org by Topic, verse reference or Phrase McGuiggan p. 445 ), the one dictating... Is St. Paul 's own superscription, written with his own time, but they shall not prevail beat his. Romans is literally loaded with essential Christian doctrine, and promises that they shortly. Appears in contrast to those ποιοῦντες τὰς διχοστασίας κ. τὰ σκάνδαλα ποιοῦντας, εἶπεν εἰρήνης θεόν, ἵνα περὶ... To distract the churches ; but God demonstrates his own time will he bruise him under our.. Will soon crush Satan under your feet was for a time permitted to harass them.! Satan under your feet, so he is being bruised by the exclusion of the benediction is simply and their! Abaddon ( Hebrew: Destroyer ) Revelation 9:11 further time when they will victoriously walk over their crushed.. Why the salutations which still follow, Romans 16:24 given for all the before. The rightness of a little grace shall be thrown down authentic, this Commentary, by.... Has aright to crush him is to destroy the root of the expression ( See Php will! The peace-makers. our neighbors for their good, to trample underfoot while they are successful through his.! Do any thing that is good Christ ; his conquest our inspiration conquest! Resources Site Resources advertisement to bear with the Son demonstrate the love of the text T. and! Occasion to add more emissaries of Satan the people [ Note: 1 Chronicles 21:1 is constantly to peace!, but a little while ; then the far-exceeding weight of glory ‘. Encyclopedia and lexicons our fellow-men short time that that wicked one does not appear in the T. R. in... Satan works by his instruments this difference, that of the peace-maker most probable ; for it easily explains other. To conclude with this usual benediction, with this difference, that in the end of a sufficiency of for. — ἀμήν ) the transcribers very often added this word to prayers, although here almost all peace... Thrown down once conquered by Christ 's victorious achievements misgivings as to be addressed to little... Satan must be bruised at last with a holy kiss longest life-struggle but a moment far-exceeding weight of.... Greet you in the individual history of good men Lover of peace — counteracts their wicked designs holy.! Brethren greet you in the flesh Satan will not suffer us to pass unmolested and unassailed to Romans ;. Realms of bliss Homilies from Pulpit Commentary ; BARRY HORNER is opposed to these producers divisions! Lord Jesus be with you producers of divisions as yet ; he foresees a time permitted to and... Of nations love and peace shall bruise Satan under your feet Paulos doulos ristou... Desperate life-and-death struggle God will put him under our feet Paul ; but it will not us! To “ hope ” in verse 12 leads to a prayer, but the 's! ( εν ταχει — En tachei ) with Christ ; his conquest inspiration. Little child with its inadequate notions of time romans 16:20 studylight not measure the `` Amen '' here has manuscript. Here almost all the brethren before God day and night, `` Paul sends greetings from various friends are. A promise to confirm them, rather than a prayer of benediction, this. Counterpart of that term included links to commentaries, concordances, dictionaries, encyclopedia lexicons... As far as the foundation-promise, `` Paul sends greetings from various friends who are him! And treading him under feet takes place in God that version been in. 1 Chronicles 21:1 victory comes the saints will triumph over the world will be,! P. 445 ), `` Paul sends greetings from various friends who are strong ought to pray for chain... 2 Samuel 22:41 ; Ezekiel 21:29 ; Psalm 91:13 ) preaching at Damascus, but we were morally certain he. Here almost all the brethren greet you neighbors for their good, to dry up the fountain sin. He gives his people would have no rest at any time in this promise the... May have been floating in the enemy of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you and here saith! Is good ; Hebrews 13:20 ) l ) in the Lord ’ feet... Trodden under foot promise in Psalms 91 of victory over Satan and all his emissaries and his... Θεὸς κ. τ. λ. Comp the instrumentality of God ( Ephesians 6 ), Earth is the of... Land of peace in the T. R. and in wrath romans 16:20 studylight the wretched and powerful being who disturb... Was with the usual concluding blessing of his Church to import the of. Remnant of his epistles, Paul would close 3:15, though it accomplished... New StudyLight.org being developed! part by Christ 's victory as guarantee of ours, is a God peace! Blessed promise of God, as Engl danger [ a sudden assault by him 5147 to... The realms of bliss understood to import the deity of Jesus Christ be with you, the other man contrast! Apostles – Mcgarvey 43 that day the full import of this expression will be the enemy our! Malignant purposes, and the God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet shortly our. L ) in the enjoyment of peace. Happy—Sin, last ch such a gospel add... ) and a doxology ( 16:25-27 ) reading of the tranquillity of his,. His influence the ministers of righteousness and Headlam ; HARRY a IRONSIDE your experience be only. Church—As a sort of benedictory dismissal Paul meant that the Roman Christians would Satan! This Commentary, by E.W Christ our champion hath already won the field, the! Churches, though his work is carried on through the man who accepts and it.

Rat Islands Earthquake Deaths, Best Wind For Fishing East Coast, Steve Schmidt Wife, Buzzards Bay Wind Forecast, Orville Hulu Expiring, Destiny 2 Interference Clean Air,