New International Version
"or 'Who will descend into the deep?'" (that is, to bring Christ up from the dead).
King James Bible
Or, Who shall descend into the deep? (that is, to bring up Christ again from the dead.)
Darby Bible Translation
or, Who shall descend into the abyss? that is, to bring up Christ from among [the] dead.
World English Bible
or, 'Who will descend into the abyss?' (that is, to bring Christ up from the dead.)"
Young's Literal Translation
or, 'Who shall go down to the abyss,' that is, Christ out of the dead to bring up.
Romans 10:7 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
But the righteousness which is of faith - As it is most evident that there can be no justification by works, as all are sinful and all in a guilty state; if God will grant salvation at all, it must be by faith: but faith must have an object and a reason for its exercise; the object is Jesus Christ - the reason is the infinite merit of his passion and death.
Who shall ascend unto heaven? etc. - As Christ is the end of the law for justification to every one that believes, no observance of the law can procure him. Who, by the practice of the law, can bring Christ down from heaven? or, when brought down, and crucified and buried, as a sacrifice for sin, who can bring him up again from the dead? And both his death and resurrection are essentially necessary for the salvation of a lost world. Or the sense of the apostle may be this: They who will not believe in Christ crucified must in effect be seeking another Messiah to come down from heaven with a different revelation; or they who will not credit the doctrine that we preach concerning his resurrection seem in effect to say, Christ yet remains to be raised from the dead, and reign over the Jews as a mighty secular sovereign, subjecting the Gentile world to the sway of his righteous scepter.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
to bring up.
LibraryThe Gospel Message, Good Tidings
[As it is written] How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the Gospel of peace, and bring glad tidings of good things! T he account which the Apostle Paul gives of his first reception among the Galatians (Galatians 4:15) , exemplifies the truth of this passage. He found them in a state of ignorance and misery; alienated from God, and enslaved to the blind and comfortless superstitions of idolatry. His preaching, accompanied with the power of the Holy Spirit, had a great and marvellous effect. …
John Newton—Messiah Vol. 2
Christ the End of the Law
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And they begged Jesus repeatedly not to order them to go into the Abyss.
Now may the God of peace, who through the blood of the eternal covenant brought back from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great Shepherd of the sheep,
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