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Scofield's Reference Notes
Romans 9



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Verse 1

creature Or, created thing.

Verse 6

For they are not all Israel

The distinction is between Israel after the flesh, the mere natural posterity of Abraham, and Israelites who, through faith, are also Abraham's spiritual children. Gentiles who believe are also of Abraham's spiritual seed; but here the apostle is not considering them, but only the two kinds of Israelites, the natural and the spiritual Israel. (Romans 4:1-3; Galatians 3:6; Galatians 3:7; John 8:37-39.)

(See Scofield "Romans 11:1").

Verse 7


Also Romans 9:8. (Greek - τέκνον, child).

(See Scofield "Romans 8:16")

Verse 26

children (Greek - τέκνον, sons).

(See Scofield "Ephesians 1:5")

God, Hosea 1:10

Verse 27


(See Scofield "Romans 1:16").

Verse 28


Adonai Jehovah. Isaiah 10:23.

Verse 29

Lord of

LORD of hosts. Isaiah 1:9.

Verse 30


(See Scofield "Romans 10:10").

Verse 31


Scofield "Romans 10:3".


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Bibliography Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on Romans 9:4". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". 1917.

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Friday, November 27th, 2020
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