The Book of Romans - Lesson 4 - Jews Under Sin

Scripture Passage: 
Romans 2:1-29
  1. THE PRINCIPLES OF DIVINE JUDGMENT  (Romans 2:1-16)
    1. According to Truth  (Romans 2:1-5; John 7:24)
      1. Man’s unrighteous judgment  (Romans 2:1; Matthew 7:1-5)
      2. God’s righteous judgment  (Romans 2:2-5)
        1. Absolute  (Romans 2:2)
        2. Inescapable  (Romans 2:3; Proverbs 11:21)
        3. Longsuffering  (Romans 2:4; Psalm 78:38; 2 Peter 3:9)
        4. Righteous  (Romans 2:5)
    2. According to Deeds  (Romans 2:6-9)
      1. Fruits of righteousness  (Romans 2:6-7; Romans 14:10-12; 2 Corinthians 5:10)
      2. Fruits of wickedness  (Romans 2:8-9; Revelation 10:11-15)
    3. According to Equality  (Romans 2:10-15)
      1. The principle of fairness  (Romans 2:10-11; Colossians 3:24-25)
      2. Those judged by the law  (Romans 2:12-13)
      3. Those judged without law  (Romans 2:14-15)  NOTE:  Conscience  (John 8:91 Timothy 4:2Titus 1:15)
    4. According to the Gospel  (Romans 2:16Acts 17:31)
  2. THE CONDEMNATION OF THE JEWS  (Romans 2:17-29)
    1. According to the Law  (Romans 2:17-24)
      1. Their false confidence  (Romans 2:17-20)
        1. In knowledge  (Romans 2:17-18)
        2. As guides  (Romans 2:19a;  Matthew15:14)
        3. As light  (Romans 2:19b)
        4. As instructors  (Romans 2:20)
      2. Their shameful disobedience  (Romans 2:21-24)
        1. Hypocrisy  (Romans 2:21Matthew 23:3)
        2. Adultery  (Romans 2:22a)
        3. Idolatry  (Romans 2:22b)
        4. Dishonor  (Romans 2:23)
        5. Blasphemy  (Romans 2:24)
    2. According to the Heart  (Romans 2:25-29)
      1. Lost Jews  (Romans 2:25Acts 7:51Galatians 5:6Galatians 6:15)
      2. Saved Gentiles  (Romans 2:26-27Matthew 12:41)
      3. True Jews  (Romans 2:28-29Romans 9:6-8)

MEMORY VERSE:  Romans 2:6

Who will render to every man according to his deeds:
David Reagan

Daily Proverb

Proverbs 22:26

Be not thou one of them that strike hands, or of them that are sureties for debts.