English Standard Version
In Christ Jesus, then, I have reason to be proud of my work for God.
King James Bible
I have therefore whereof I may glory through Jesus Christ in those things which pertain to God.
American Standard Version
I have therefore my glorifying in Christ Jesus in things pertaining to God.
I have therefore glory in Christ Jesus towards God.
English Revised Version
I have therefore my glorying in Christ Jesus in things pertaining to God.
Webster's Bible Translation
I have therefore cause for glorying through Jesus Christ, in those things which pertain to God.
Weymouth New Testament
I can therefore glory in Christ Jesus concerning the work for God in which I am engaged.
Romans 15:17 Parallel
CommentaryVincent's Word Studies
Whereof I may glory (τὴν καύχησιν)
Those things which pertain to God (τὰ πρὸς τὸν Θεόν)
A technical phrase in Jewish liturgical language to denote the functions of worship (Hebrews 2:17; Hebrews 5:1). According with the sacerdotal ideas of the previous verse.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For we are the circumcision, who worship by the Spirit of God and glory in Christ Jesus and put no confidence in the flesh--
Therefore he had to be made like his brothers in every respect, so that he might become a merciful and faithful high priest in the service of God, to make propitiation for the sins of the people.
For every high priest chosen from among men is appointed to act on behalf of men in relation to God, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins.
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