Romans 11:15
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English Standard Version
For if their rejection means the reconciliation of the world, what will their acceptance mean but life from the dead?

King James Bible
For if the casting away of them be the reconciling of the world, what shall the receiving of them be, but life from the dead?

American Standard Version
For if the casting away of them is the reconciling of the world, what'shall the receiving of them be , but life from the dead?

Douay-Rheims Bible
For if the loss of them be the reconciliation of the world, what shall the receiving of them be, but life from the dead?

English Revised Version
For if the casting away of them is the reconciling of the world, what shall the receiving of them be, but life from the dead?

Webster's Bible Translation
For if the rejection of them be the reconciling of the world, what shall the receiving of them be, but life from the dead?

Weymouth New Testament
For if their having been cast aside has carried with it the reconciliation of the world, what will their being accepted again be but Life out of death?

Romans 11:15 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

The casting away (ἡ ἀποβολὴ)

In contrast with receiving. Only here and Acts 27:22, where it means loss. Here exclusion from God's people.

Reconciling of the world (καταλλαγὴ κόσμου)

See on Romans 5:10, Romans 5:11. Defining the phrase riches of the world in Romans 11:12.

Life from the dead

The exact meaning cannot be determined. Some refer it to the resurrection to follow the conversion of Israel, including the new life which the resurrection will inaugurate. Others, a new spiritual life. Others combine the two views.

Romans 11:15 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the casting.

Romans 11:1,2,11,12 I say then, Has God cast away his people? God forbid. For I also am an Israelite, of the seed of Abraham, of the tribe of Benjamin...

the reconciling.

Romans 5:10 For if, when we were enemies, we were reconciled to God by the death of his Son, much more, being reconciled...

Daniel 9:24 Seventy weeks are determined on your people and on your holy city, to finish the transgression, and to make an end of sins...

2 Corinthians 5:18-20 And all things are of God, who has reconciled us to himself by Jesus Christ, and has given to us the ministry of reconciliation...

Ephesians 1:10 That in the dispensation of the fullness of times he might gather together in one all things in Christ, both which are in heaven...

Colossians 1:20,21 And, having made peace through the blood of his cross, by him to reconcile all things to himself; by him, I say...

but.

Ezekiel 37:1-14 The hand of the LORD was on me, and carried me out in the spirit of the LORD...

Revelation 11:11 And after three days and an half the spirit of life from God entered into them, and they stood on their feet...

Revelation 20:4-6 And I saw thrones, and they sat on them, and judgment was given to them...

Cross References
Luke 15:24
For this my son was dead, and is alive again; he was lost, and is found.' And they began to celebrate.

Luke 15:32
It was fitting to celebrate and be glad, for this your brother was dead, and is alive; he was lost, and is found.'"

Romans 5:11
More than that, we also rejoice in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have now received reconciliation.

Romans 14:1
As for the one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.

Romans 14:3
Let not the one who eats despise the one who abstains, and let not the one who abstains pass judgment on the one who eats, for God has welcomed him.

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