GOD'S WORD® Translation (© 1995)
Clearly, through one person's disobedience humanity became sinful, and through one person's obedience humanity will receive God's approval.
King James Bible
For as by one man's disobedience many were made sinners, so by the obedience of one shall many be made righteous.
Darby Bible Translation
For as indeed by the disobedience of the one man the many have been constituted sinners, so also by the obedience of the one the many will be constituted righteous.
World English Bible
For as through the one man's disobedience many were made sinners, even so through the obedience of the one, many will be made righteous.
Young's Literal Translation
for as through the disobedience of the one man, the many were constituted sinners: so also through the obedience of the one, shall the many be constituted righteous.
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'Let us have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.'--ROMANS v. 1. (R.V.). In the rendering of the Revised Version, 'Let us have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,' the alteration is very slight, being that of one letter in one word, the substitution of a long 'o' for a short one. The majority of manuscripts of authority read 'let us have,' making the clause an exhortation and not a statement. I suppose the reason why, in some inferior MSS., the statement takes the place of the …
Alexander Maclaren—Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V)
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He will see and be satisfied because of his suffering. My righteous servant will acquit many people because of what he has learned [through suffering]. He will carry their sins as a burden.
Sin came into the world through one person, and death came through sin. So death spread to everyone, because everyone sinned.
There is no comparison between [God's] gift and [Adam's] failure. If humanity died as the result of one person's failure, it is certainly true that God's kindness and the gift given through the kindness of one person, Jesus Christ, have been showered on humanity.
Therefore, everyone was condemned through one failure, and everyone received God's life-giving approval through one verdict.
God has placed all people into the prison of their own disobedience so that he could be merciful to all people.
He humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, death on a cross.
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