Romans 2

Description

A tour of Romans 2 with Ken Boa.

During his stay in Corinth near the end of his third missionary journey in A.D. 57, Paul wrote this magnificent epistle to the well-known and influential church in Rome which he had not yet visited. Paul launches his epistle with a prologue that states his intention of coming to Rome as well as his theme of righteousness (conformity to God’s character) before God through faith in Christ (1:1-17). He then develops an unanswerable case for the universal condemnation of both Gentiles and Jews in view of their sinful condition of falling short of the righteousness of God (1:18-3:20).

Having demonstrated the condemnation of the Gentiles in chapter 1, Paul does the same regarding both the moral Jew and the religious Jew in chapter 2. The human conscience reveals that people cannot even live up to their own moral standards.

READING of ROMANS 2

Prayer:

Lord, I know that whenever I judge another, I condemn myself, since I cannot even keep my own moral standards, let alone those revealed in Your Word. May I keep my eyes on Your Son rather than the shortcomings of others.

Meditation passage for today: verses 1, 14-16

Please register for a free account to view this content

We hope you have enjoyed the 10 discipleship resources you have read in the last 30 days.
You have exceeded your 10 piece content limit.
Create a free account today to keep fueling your spiritual journey!

Already a member? Login to iDisciple

Related
Leadership in the Image of God: Self-Discipline
Dr. Ken Boa
The Nature and Work of Satan and Demons
Dr. Ken Boa
Every Drop and Tittle
Dr. Ken Boa
Need Now, Create Now
Dr. Ken Boa
Life’s Biggest Questions
Dr. Ken Boa
Follow Us

Want to access more exclusive iDisciple content?

Upgrade to a Giving Membership today!

Already a member? Login to iDisciple