Romans 9:8

Greek/English Interlinear with Strongís Numbers


King James Version

That is, They which are the children of the flesh, these are not the children of God: but the children of the promise are counted for the seed.
New King James Version

That is, those who are the children of the flesh, these are not the children of God; but the children of the promise are counted as the seed.
New American Standard Bible

That is, it is not the children of the flesh who are children of God, but the children of the promise are regarded as descendants (seed).
New International Version

In other words, it is not the natural children who are Godís children, but it is the children of the promise who are regarded as Abrahamís offspring.
The Amplified Bible

That is to say, it is not the children of the body [of Abraham] who are made Godís children, but it is the offspring to whom the promise applies that shall be counted [as Abrahamís true] descendants.
Wuestís Expanded Translation

That is, not the children of the flesh, these are the children of God, but the children of the promise are counted for offspring;
Phillipsí Modern English

That means that it is not the natural descendants who are the children of God, but that the children of the promise are to be considered truly Abrahamís children.
Williamsí Language of the People

That is, it is not Abrahamís natural descendants who are Godís children, but those who are made children by the promise are counted his true descendants.
 
Rom. 9:7 π Rom. 9:9
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