The gospel is the power of God unto salvation through Jesus Christ—The wrath of God rests on those guilty of murder, homosexual practices, fornication, and other sins if the guilty do not repent.
2 (Which he had promised afore by his prophets in the holy scriptures,)
6 Among whom are ye also the called of Jesus Christ:
7 To all that be in Rome, beloved of God, called to be asaints: Grace to you and peace from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ.
9 For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, that without ceasing I make mention of you always in my prayers;
10 Making request, if by any means now at length I might have a prosperous journey by the will of God to come unto you.
11 For I long to see you, that I may impart unto you some spiritual agift, to the end ye may be established;
12 That is, that I may be acomforted together with you by the mutual faith both of you and me.
14 I am debtor both to the Greeks, and to the aBarbarians; both to the wise, and to the unwise.
15 So, as much as in me is, I am aready to preach the gospel to you that are at Rome also.
19 Because that which may be known of God is manifest ain them; for God hath shewed it unto them.
20 For the ainvisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his beternal cpower and Godhead; so that they are without excuse:
22 Professing themselves to be awise, they became fools,
25 Who changed the truth of God into a lie, and worshipped and served the creature more than the Creator, who is blessed for ever. Amen.
27 And likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their alust one toward another; men with men working that which is unseemly, and receiving in themselves that recompence of their error which was meet.
31 Without aunderstanding, covenantbreakers, without natural affection, implacable, unmerciful: