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Rom. 5 - NIV, NAB - in Five Books in Reply to Marcion

Their Maker back the many whom the one[80]

Rom. 5:1 - NIV, NAB - in Tertullian Against Marcion Book V

It is a distinction of dispensations, not of gods. He enjoins those who are justified by faith in Christ and not by the law to have peace with God.[623]

Rom. 5:2 - NIV, NAB - in Cyprian Treatise XI Exhortation to Martyrdom Addressed to Fortunatus

And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also; knowing that tribulation worketh patience, and patience experience, and experience hope; and hope maketh not ashamed, because the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who is given unto us."[68]

Rom. 5:2 - NIV, NAB - in Cyprian Treatise XII Three Books of Testimonies Against the Jews

And not only so, but we also glory in afflictions: knowing that affliction worketh patience; and patience, experience; and experience, hope: and hope does not confound; because the love of God is infused in our hearts by the Holy Spirit, which is given unto us."[411]

Rom. 5:3 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria Stromata Book IV

" Divinely, therefore, Paul writes expressly, "Tribulation worketh, patience, and patience experience, and experience hope; and hope maketh not ashamed."[218]

Rom. 5:3 - NIV, NAB - in Tertullian Scorpiace

As also in his Epistle to the Romans: "And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also, being sure that tribulation worketh patience, and patience experience, and experience hope; and hope maketh not ashamed."[94]

Rom. 5:3 - NIV, NAB - in Origen Commentary on John Book I

view forget that the first-born of every creature, honouring man above all else, became man, and that it was not any of the constellations existing in the sky, but one of another order, appointed for this purpose and in the service of the knowledge of Jesus, that was made to be the Star of the East, whether it was like the other stars or perchance better than they, to be the sign of Him who is the most excellent of all. And if the boasting of the saints is in their tribulations, since[129]

Rom. 5:4 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria Stromata Book II

"For patience," he says, "worketh experience, and experience hope: and hope maketh not ashamed; because the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Spirit that is given to us."[261]

Rom. 5:4 - NIV, NAB - in Acts of Sharbil

also experience, and from experience likewise the hope"[50]

Rom. 5:6 - NIV, NAB - in Irenaeus Against Heresies Book III

For if, when we were enemies, we were reconciled to God by the death of His Son; much more, being reconciled, we shall be saved by His life."[301]

Rom. 5:7 - NIV, NAB - in Origen Against Celsus Book IV

and although "scarcely for a righteous man will one die, yet peradventure for a good man some would even dare to die."[113]

Rom. 5:8 - NIV, NAB - in Origen Against Celsus Book IV

Certain other statements, in keeping with the character of the Jews, might be made by some of that nation, but certainly not by the Christians, who have been taught that "God commendeth His love towards us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us; "[112]

Rom. 5:8 - NIV, NAB - in Cyprian Epistle LI

And Paul also, the apostle, in his epistle, has written, "If, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us; much more, being now justified by His blood, we shall be saved from wrath through Him."[33]

Rom. 5:9 - NIV, NAB - in Lactantius Divine Institutes Book IV

to His people, He sent Him to those very persons whom He hated,[104]

Rom. 5:12 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria Stromata Book III

"Et ideo quemadmodum per unum hominem peccatum ingressum est in mundum, per peccaturn quoque mors ad omnes homines pervasit, quatenus omnes peccaverunt; et regnavit mors ab Adam usque ad Moysen,"[106]

Rom. 5:12 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria Stromata Book III

est appellata,[107]

Rom. 5:12 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria Stromata Book III

Si autem vivere in carne, et hoc quoque mihi fructus operis, quid eligam nescio, et coarctor ex duobus, cupiens resolvi, et esse cum Christo: multo enim melius: manere autem in carne, est magis necessarium propter vos."[108]

Rom. 5:12 - NIV, NAB - in Pseudo-Gregory Thaumaturgus Twelve Topics on the Faith

And this He said, not as holding before us any contest proper only to a God, but as showing our own flesh in its capacity to overcome suffering, and death, and corruption, in order that, as sin entered into the world by flesh, and death came to reign by sin over all men, the sin in the flesh might also be condemned through the selfsame flesh in the likeness thereof;[38]

Rom. 5:12 - NIV, NAB - in Archelaus Acts of the Disputation with the Heresiarch Manes

, upon those after that similitude.[269]

Rom. 5:13 - NIV, NAB - in Origen Commentary on John Book II

"Without the law sin was dead," and adds, "But when the commandment came sin revived," and so teaches generally about sin that it has no power before the law and the commandment (but the Logos is, in a sense, law and commandment), and there would be no sin were there no law, for,[41]

Rom. 5:14 - NIV, NAB - in Irenaeus Against Heresies Book III

Those, therefore, who assert that He appeared putatively, and was neither born in the flesh nor truly made man, are as yet under the old condemnation, holding out patronage to sin; for, by their showing, death has not been vanquished, which "reigned from Adam to Moses, even over them that had not sinned after the similitude of Adam's transgression."[354]

Rom. 5:14 - NIV, NAB - in Irenaeus Against Heresies Book III

Wherefore Luke points out that the pedigree which traces the generation of our Lord back to Adam contains seventy-two generations, connecting the end with the beginning, and implying that it is He who has summed up in Himself all nations dispersed from Adam downwards, and all languages and generations of men, together with Adam himself. Hence also was Adam himself termed by Paul "the figure of Him that was to come,"[438]

Rom. 5:14 - NIV, NAB - in Origen Against Celsus Book IV

For "in Adam" (as the Scripture[191]

Rom. 5:14 - NIV, NAB - in Hippolytus Refutation of All Heresies Book VII

Now, we who are spiritual are sons, he says, who have been left here to arrange, and mould, and rectify, and complete the souls which, according to nature, are so constituted as to continue in this quarter of the universe. "Sin, then, reigned from Adam unto Moses,"[41]

Rom. 5:14 - NIV, NAB - in Pseudo-Gregory Thaumaturgus Second Homily

Whence, also, those born of him were involved in their father's liability in virtue of their succession, and had the reckoning of condemnation required of them. "For death reigned from Adam to Moses."[21]

Rom. 5:14 - NIV, NAB - in Archelaus Acts of the Disputation with the Heresiarch Manes

You say, then, that the law is a ministration of death, and you admit that "death, the prince of this world, reigned from Adam even to Moses; "[258]

Rom. 5:14 - NIV, NAB - in Archelaus Acts of the Disputation with the Heresiarch Manes

for the word of Scripture is this: "even over them that did not sin."[259]

Rom. 5:14 - NIV, NAB - in Methodius Discourse III. Thaleia

but the females to be preserved alive. For the devil, ruling[66]

Rom. 5:17 - NIV, NAB - in Irenaeus Against Heresies Book III

Concurring with these statements, Paul, speaking to the Romans, declares: "Much more they who receive abundance of grace and righteousness for [eternal] life, shall reign by one, Christ Jesus."[299]

Rom. 5:18 - NIV, NAB - in Epistle of Barnabas

Seeing that the divine fruits[3]

Rom. 5:19 - NIV, NAB - in Irenaeus Against Heresies Book III

For as by the disobedience of the one man who was originally moulded from virgin soil, the many were made sinners,[355]

Rom. 5:19 - NIV, NAB - in Irenaeus Against Heresies Book III

For as by one man's disobedience sin entered, and death obtained [a place] through sin; so also by the obedience of one man, righteousness having been introduced, shall cause life to fructify in those persons who in times past were dead.[428]

Rom. 5:20 - NIV, NAB - in Irenaeus Against Heresies Book III

ignorant, however, that "where sin abounded, grace did much more abound."[469]

Rom. 5:20 - NIV, NAB - in Tertullian Against Marcion Book V

enemies can ever be reduced to peace. "Moreover," says he, "the law entered, that the offence might abound."[626]

Rom. 5:20 - NIV, NAB - in Tertullian Against Marcion Book V

And wherefore this? "In order," he says, "that (where sin abounded), grace might much more abound."[627]

Rom. 5:20 - NIV, NAB - in Tertullian On the Resurrection of the Flesh

hy it were of God to bring only a moiety of man to salvation-and almost less than that; whereas the munificence of princes of this world always claims for itself the merit of a plenary grace! Then must the devil be understood to be stronger for injuring man, ruining him wholly? and must God have the character of comparative weakness, since He does not relieve and help man in his entire state? The apostle, however, suggests that "where sin abounded, there has grace much more abounded."[224]

Rom. 5:20 - NIV, NAB - in Tertullian On the Resurrection of the Flesh

For in this way "grace shall there much more abound, where sin once abounded."[332]

Rom. 5:21 - NIV, NAB - in Tertullian Against Marcion Book V

"reigned unto death, even so might grace reign through righteousness unto (eternal) life by Jesus Christ,"[631]

Rom. 5:21 - NIV, NAB - in Tertullian On the Resurrection of the Flesh

By a figure we die in our baptism, but in a reality we rise again in the flesh, even as Christ did, "that, as sin has reigned in death, so also grace might reign through righteousness unto life eternal, through Jesus Christ our Lord."[330]