Romans (NLT Study Series)(Paperback)Compilation
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Week OneGood News
DAY 1 Romans Introduction
READING: ROMANS INTRODUCTION, pp. 1888–1892
Begin with prayer, asking God to give you insight, understanding, and an open heart
to listen to and follow his word.
Read the “Setting” (p. 1888). Why do you think it was important for Paul to address the
division between Jewish and Gentile Christians?
Read the “Summary” (pp. 1889–1890). What is the unifying theme of the letter? How
does Paul develop this theme throughout the letter?
Read “Paul’s Purpose in Writing” (pp. 1890–1891). What were Paul’s purposes in writing
FURTHER STUDY (Optional)
Read the “Interpretation” section (pp. 1891–1892). Do the two schools of thought
concerning Romans conflict or harmonize? Is one or the other of them right? Neither?
Both? Please explain.
What questions does the Romans introduction answer for you? What questions does
What do you think God is saying to you through your study of the Romans introduction?
Talk to God about what you have read, any questions or concerns you might have, and what
you think he might be saying to you today. You can write your prayer here if you wish.