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5 Through him we received grace(A) and apostleship to call all the Gentiles(B) to the obedience that comes from[a] faith(C) for his name’s sake. 6 And you also are among those Gentiles who are called to belong to Jesus Christ.(D)
Grace and peace to you from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ.(G)
Paul’s Longing to Visit Rome
8 First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you,(H) because your faith is being reported all over the world.(I) 9 God, whom I serve(J) in my spirit in preaching the gospel of his Son, is my witness(K) how constantly I remember you 10 in my prayers at all times;(L) and I pray that now at last by God’s will(M) the way may be opened for me to come to you.(N)
11 I long to see you(O) so that I may impart to you some spiritual gift(P) to make you strong— 12 that is, that you and I may be mutually encouraged by each other’s faith. 13 I do not want you to be unaware,(Q) brothers and sisters,[b](R) that I planned many times to come to you (but have been prevented from doing so until now)(S) in order that I might have a harvest among you, just as I have had among the other Gentiles.