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S i m p l e   B i b l e   ver. 2.0
1 ¶ I say3004 the truth225 in1722 Christ,5547 I lie5574 not,3756 my3450 conscience4893 also bearing4828 2794 me3427 witness4828 in1722 the Holy40 Ghost,4151 2 That3754 I3427 have2076 great3173 heaviness3077 and2532 continual88 sorrow in3601 my3450 heart.2588 3 For1063 I1473 could wish2172 that myself846 were1511 {Or, separated} accursed331 from575 Christ5547 for5228 my3450 brethren,80 my3450 kinsmen4773 according2596 to the flesh:4561 4 Who3748 are1526 Israelites;2475 to whom3739 pertaineth the adoption,5206 and2532 the glory,1391 and2532 the {Or, testaments} covenants,1242 and2532 the giving of the law,3548 and2532 the service2999 of God, and2532 the promises;1860 5 Whose3739 are the fathers,3962 and2532 of1537 whom3739 as concerning2596 the flesh4561 Christ5547 came, who5607 is over1909 all,3956 God2316 blessed2128 for1519 ever.165 Amen.281 6 ¶ Not3756 as3634 though1161 3754 the word3056 of God2316 hath taken none effect.1601 For1063 they are not3756 all3956 1537 Israel,2474 which3588 3778 are of Israel:2474 7 Neither,3761 because3754 they are1526 the seed4690 of Abraham,11 are they all3956 children:5043 but,235 In1722 Isaac2464 shall2564 2794 thy4671 seed4690 be called.2564 8 That is,5123 They which are the children5043 of the flesh,4561 these5023 are not3756 the children5043 of God:2316 but235 the children5043 of the promise1860 are counted3049 for1519 the seed.4690 9 For1063 this3778 is the word3056 of promise,1860 At2596 this5126 time2540 will I come,2064 and2532 Sara4564 shall have2071 a son.5207 10 And1161 not3756 only3440 this; but235 when Rebecca4479 also2532 had conceived2845 by1537 one,1520 2192 even by our2257 father3962 Isaac;2464 11 (For1063 the children being1080 2794 not yet3380 born,1080 neither3366 having done4238 any5100 good18 or2228 evil,2556 that2443 the purpose4286 of God2316 according2596 to election1589 might stand,3306 not3756 of1537 works,2041 but235 of1537 him that calleth;)2564 12 It3754 was said4483 unto her,846 The {Or, greater} elder3187 shall serve1398 the {Or, lesser} younger.1640 13 As2531 it is written,1125 Jacob2384 have I loved,25 but1161 Esau2269 have I hated.3404 14 ¶ What5101 shall we say2046 then?3767 3361 Is there unrighteousness93 with3844 God?2316 God forbid.3361 1096 15 For1063 he saith3004 to Moses,3475 I will have mercy on1653 whom3739 302 I will have mercy,1653 and2532 I will have compassion3627 on whom3739 302 I will have compassion.3627 16 So686 then3767 it is not3756 of him that willeth,2309 nor3761 of him that runneth,5143 but235 of God2316 that sheweth mercy.1653 17 For1063 the scripture1124 saith3004 unto Pharaoh,5328 Even for3754 1519 this5124 same purpose846 have I raised1825 2794 thee4571 up,1825 that3704 I might shew1731 my3450 power1411 in1722 thee,4671 and2532 that3704 my3450 name3686 might be declared1229 throughout1722 all3956 the earth.1093 18 ¶ Therefore686 3767 hath he mercy1653 on whom3739 he will2309 have mercy, and1161 whom3739 he will2309 he hardeneth.4645 19 Thou wilt say2046 then3767 unto me,3427 Why5101 doth he yet2089 find fault?3201 For1063 who5101 hath resisted436 his846 will?1013 20 Nay but,3304 O5599 man,444 who5101 art1488 thou4771 that {Or, answereth again, or disputest with God?} repliest against470 God?2316 3361 Shall2046 2794 the thing formed4110 say2046 to him that formed4111 it, Why5101 hast thou made4160 me3165 thus?3779 21 Hath2228 2192 not3756 the potter2763 power1849 over the clay,4081 of1537 the same846 lump5445 to3739 3303 make4160 one vessel4632 unto1519 honour,5092 and1161 another3739 unto1519 dishonour?819 22 What if1487 1161 God,2316 willing2309 to shew1731 his wrath,3709 and2532 to make1107 2794 his846 power1415 known,1107 endured5342 with1722 much4183 longsuffering3115 the vessels4632 of wrath3709 {Or, made up} fitted2675 to1519 destruction:684 23 And2532 that2443 he might make known1107 the riches4149 of his846 glory1391 on1909 the vessels4632 of mercy,1656 which3739 he had afore prepared4282 unto1519 glory,1391 24 Even3739 2532 us,2248 whom3739 he hath called,2564 not3756 of1537 the Jews2453 only,3440 but235 also2532 of1537 the Gentiles?1484 25 ¶ As he saith3004 also2532 in1722 Osee,5617 I will call2564 them my3450 people,2992 which were not3756 my3450 people;2992 and2532 her beloved,25 which was25 2794 not3756 beloved.25 26 And2532 it shall come to pass,2071 that in1722 the place5117 where3757 3739 it was said4483 unto them,846 Ye5210 are not3756 my3450 people;2992 there1563 shall they be called2564 the children5207 of the living2198 God.2316 27 Esaias2268 also1161 crieth2896 concerning5228 Israel,2474 Though1437 the number706 of the children5207 of Israel2474 be5600 as5613 the sand285 of the sea,2281 a remnant2640 shall be saved:4982 28 For1063 he will finish4931 {Or, the account} the work,3056 and2532 cut it short4932 in1722 righteousness:1343 because3754 a short4932 work3056 will4160 2794 the Lord2962 make4160 upon1909 the earth.1093 29 And2532 as2531 Esaias2268 said before,4280 Except1508 the Lord2962 of Sabaoth4519 had left1459 us2254 a seed,4690 we had been302 1096 as5613 Sodoma,4670 and2532 been made like302 3666 unto5613 Gomorrha.1116 30 ¶ What5101 shall we say2046 then?3767 That3754 the Gentiles,1484 which3588 followed1377 not3361 after righteousness,1343 have attained2638 to righteousness,1343 even1161 the righteousness1343 which3588 is of1537 faith.4102 31 But1161 Israel,2474 which followed1377 after the law3551 of righteousness,1343 hath5348 2794 not3756 attained5348 to1519 the law3551 of righteousness.1343 32 Wherefore?1302 Because3754 they sought it not3756 by1537 faith,4102 but235 as5613 it were by1537 the works2041 of the law.3551 For1063 they stumbled4350 at that stumblingstone;3037 4348 33 As2531 it is written,1125 Behold,2400 I lay5087 in1722 Sion4622 a stumblingstone3037 4348 and2532 rock4073 of offence:4625 and2532 whosoever3956 believeth4100 on1909 him846 shall2617 2794 not3756 be {or confounded} ashamed.2617

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