Romans Christian Worldview Essay

933 Words Mar 19th, 2012 4 Pages
Ray Foote
Worldview Paper
Bible 425

From the beginning of Paul’s letter to the Romans is not only a letter to the Gentile church in Rome, but also a great introduction to the Gospel for anyone, believer or non-believer to get a starting point from which to form a world view. Paul is clear from Romans 1:3-5 states that Jesus is the Christ, the Messiah, and the Son of God. Within the first chapter of Romans, Paul is clear in that God’s wrath is on the whole earth, believer and non-believer. Romans 1:20 states that God’s invisible attributes, eternal power and divine nature can be seen in the created world. Meaning that those people, whom have never heard of the Gospel of Christ, can still understand God, and have a relationship
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Romans 3:21 states that Jesus came to provide righteousness away from the Law, that way is Jesus Christ. Verse 22 states that is faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. Verse 24 states that we are all justified freely by God’s grace and that God send Jesus as an atoning sacrifice for the world. The role that Jesus had on earth was to be a sacrifice for the sins for the world, to be the pure lamb, for those who have faith in the teachings and saying of Jesus Christ, the redeemer for the sins of the world that all have done. One of the most overlooked verses in Romans is chapter 5 verse 3; this is one of the only places in any holy scripture where one would find us being told to rejoice in our sufferings because it builds perseverance. Romans 5:18 states that just as sin enter the world through one man, so also the result of all righteousness was justification that brings life for all men. God did not want his creation to die, but we made the choice to do so, this God sent Jesus to be the atonement for that sin. Romans chapter 11 starts off telling Christians that we are to offer our bodies as living sacrifices to God, it is a way of worship, Paul is telling the readers of his letter, that their bodies are Gods creation, not something that we should be killing when you do drugs, or the other stupid things that people have done to their bodies. Paul also tells us

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