Deeper look at Romans 8.4

Deeper look at Romans 8.4

Romans 8:4 King James Version (KJV)

That the righteousness of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.

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4 That G2443 the righteousness G1345 of the law G3551 might be fulfilled G4137 in us , who walk G4043 not after G2596 the flesh G4561, but G235 after G2596 the Spirit G4151.

G2443 ἵνα hina (hiy’-na) conj. because, to the intent

G1345 δικαίωμα dikaioma (d̮iy-kai’-ō-ma) n. from the root word G1344 δικαιόω dikaioo (d̮iy-kai-o’-ō) v. to regard as innocent.

G3551 νόμος nomos (no’-mos) n.  the Torah-Law (of Moses (and of Yahweh))

G4137 πληρόω pleroo (plee-ro’-ō) v. accomplish, teach, fully supply

G4043 περιπατέω peripateo (pe-riy-pa-te’-ō) v. to tread all around, i.e. walk at large (especially as proof of ability).

G2596 κατά kata (ka-ta’) prep. according (-ly)

G4561 σάρξ sarx (sarx’) n. human nature (with its frailties (physically or morally) and passions).

G4151 πνεῦμα pneuma (pnev’-ma) n.  (divinely) God, Christ’s spirit, the Holy Spirit.

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“To the intent that our innocence regarding the Torah might be accomplished in us, who walk through life not according to human moral frailties,  rather according to God’s divine will.”


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