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Scofield's Reference Notes
Romans 8



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Verse 1

who walk

The statement ends with "Christ Jesus"; the last ten words are interpolated.

Verse 2


Hitherto in Romans the Holy Spirit has been mentioned but once Romans 5:5 in this chapter He is mentioned nineteen times. Redemption is by blood and by power. (See Scofield "Exodus 14:30").; Romans 3:21 to Romans 5:11; speaks of the redemptive price; Romans 8. of redemptive power.

sin Sin. (See Scofield "Romans 5:21").

Verse 3


Sin. (See Scofield "Romans 5:21").

Verse 10


Sin. (See Scofield "Romans 5:21").

Verse 13


make to die the doings of the body.

Verse 16


(Greek - τέκνον, "one born," a child (and so in Romans 8:17; Romans 8:21); not, as in Romans 8:14, "sons" (gr. huios). See Galatians 4:1; Galatians 4:7 where babyhood and sonhood are contrasted. Also "Adoption"; Romans 8:15; Romans 8:23; Ephesians 1:5.

Verse 23


Lit. placing as sons. See Adoption, Romans 8:15.

Verse 38


(See Scofield "Hebrews 1:4").

Verse 39

creature Or, created thing.


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Bibliography Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on Romans 8:4". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". 1917.

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