So is it with Satan, affliction, temptation or trial--there is a Divine restraint upon them; whether we see it or not, the tether is there. Spurgeon.). Satan works personally in disturbing the churches, though his work is carried on through the instrumentality of men. God is a God of peace (Romans 16:20; Philippians 4:9; 1 Thessalonians 5:23; 2 Thessalonians 3:16; Hebrews 13:20). Благодать Господа нашего Иисуса Христа См. The names which occur in this chapter are chiefly Greek; and the persons designated had been, probably, inhabitants of Greece, but had removed to Rome for purposes of commerce, etc. The certainty of our deliverance. ii. 21 Timothy, my fellow worker, greets you; so do Lucius and Jason and Sosipater, my kinsmen. In 15:33 & 16:20 Paul describes Him as “the God of peace.” He gives peace to His people. Where anger, revenge, etc., exist, there can be no peace. God would disappoint their malignant purposes, and promote the prevalence of peace. on StudyLight.org The apostle refers not so much to his coming among them in a short time, when he might hope and believe that he should be an instrument of crushing these men Satan made use of, of quelling the contentions they raised, and putting a stop to the divisions they made, and under the influence, and by the assistance of the God of peace, restore them to their former peace and tranquillity, though it is a sense not to be despised; much less does he refer to the destruction of Jerusalem, which was to be in a very short time, when the crucifiers of Christ and the persecutors of the saints would have the wrath of God come upon them to the uttermost, since these Romans had no great and immediate concern with them; nor does he regard the spread of the Gospel in the Gentile world, whereby Satan fell as lightning from heaven, and was cast out of the idol temples, for this was greatly fulfilled already: but rather he refers to the time of Constantine, when Satan's seat at Rome was overturned, when he was cast down from his throne and trampled under feet, who had deceived the whole world, the whole Roman empire, when the Gospel triumphed over its secret and open enemies, profane persecutors, and perfidious teachers, over idolatry and superstition on the one hand, and error and heresy on the other, though this did not last long; wherefore some have thought the apostle refers to the latter day, when Satan shall be bound a thousand years, or to the last of all, when he shall be for ever under the feet of the saints, and never be able to give them any more trouble; and this the apostle might say would be shortly, since the second coming of Christ was expected to be quickly: yea, this may be applied to the case of every believer now, and be for his encouragement to be vigilant and on his guard against Satan, to resist him, repel his temptations, and oppose his emissaries; since he may assure himself he shall be more than a conqueror over him through Christ, that has loved him, and that in a very little time, when death comes, and he shall enter into the joy of his Lord, where he will be out of the reach of Satan, and unmolested by him. And though these feuds may be considered as arising from the turbulence and pride of men, yet must they also be referred to Satan as their original author; since it is he who instigates the professors of religion, as well as others, to the commission of sin [Note: This is intimated in the context. The peace-destroyer's destruction at the hand of the peace-maker.—In order to perpetuate harmony it is necessary to banish that, or at least to eliminate the power of that, which has been the cause of discord. We are sometimes disposed to ask, Has the Eternal been so taken up with the consideration and the management of other and higher worlds that He has forgotten us in our low estate—forgotten that His children are well-nigh overwhelmed by the triumphant progress of sin and misery—forgotten that the world has been long groaning beneath the oppression of the evil one—forgotten that the lovers of the truth are comparatively few and their efforts seemingly uninfluential—forgotten that many anxious souls are waiting for the fulfilment of the promise that shortly God will bruise Satan under their feet? in general omit the doxology at the end of our chapter; now, they could not close the Epistle to the Romans with the words: "and Quartus our brother." — Christ, the seed of the woman, bruised the head of the serpent, and His people will, through Christ, bruise Satan likewise. When the sons of Job were assembled before the Lord, Satan came also in the midst of them [Note: Job 2:1. As a God of truth, He will make good His promise; as a God of peace, He will perfect the design His wisdom hath laid and begun to act. Once in the course of this whole epistle he names the enemy, and nine times altogether in all his epistles, he calls him Satan; six times, the devil. Faith must look back as far as the foundation-promise, "The God of peace shall bruise," etc. God feels He has aright to crush Satan the usurper, etc. "The peace of God" (see Php ) will keep us as a garrison keeps a fortress. This indeed is why Satan will be bruised under their feet. to shatter (literally or figuratively): -break (in pieces), broken to shivers (+ -hearted), bruise. An echo of Luk . He shall be “bruised”; his purposes thwarted, his influence destroyed, his powers paralysed; the crushed victim of his own gigantic follies and stupendous wickedness. He is here regarded as the “author” of all attempts to promote discord in the church, by whomsoever those attempts were made. Pursing peace lays revenge to rest. Returning from Arabia he visited Jerusalem and Damascus, and then went to Cilicia, where he doubtless did evangelistic work until Barnabas sough… world, shall soon find its accomplishment in your case. Romans 3:7 - But if through my lie the truth of God abounded to His glory, why am I also still being judged as a sinner? when. I. III. Romans 8:33 - Who will bring a charge against God's elect? (Romans 16:17). Search results for 'Romans 16:20' using the 'New American Standard Version'. !” The Grace. 20. Cf.1 Corinthians 14:33. : divisions in the Church are Satan’s work, and the suppression of them by the God of peace is a victory over Satan. ].”], 2. So it was with the Son of God Himself. John 19:36. Elsewhere, Matthew 12:20. And the God of peace,.... See Gill on Romans 15:33; shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly. StudyLıght.org. Of the second of these victories, Paul here speaks. Completely. Paul meant that the Roman Christians would frustrate Satan"s work among them soon as they rejected false teachers. [Note: For a chart of Paul"s benedictions in his epistles, see The Bible Knowledge Commentary: New Testament, p500.]. Satan not to be feared.—And as good angels shall not, so it is certain likewise that evil angels shall not; good angels will not, and bad angels shall not. He accuses the brethren before God day and night. Newell Commentary - Romans, Revelation 41. Let us, then, not fear for God's truth. And to encourage you to be watchful, I dare promise you shall be successful. Jesus Himself says, "Blessed are the peace-makers." He will bruise, etc. Бог же мира См. That God is free from all malevolent emotions in the work. The devil never yet blustered in the world but he met at last with a disappointment. The Salutations of the Apostle's Friends at Corinth (Romans 16:21-23). As he said: Thus, the bruising of Satan is not something here promised for the remote future, but is a triumph over him to be won immediately and speedily by the Roman Christians who would have the effectual aid of God in maintaining the unity and peace of the Christians when they would be attacked by the false teachers. xxxii. Romans 16:20. ]: nor will he suspend his attacks even when we are bowing our knees at the throne of grace, or assembled around the table of the Lord. The seed of the woman, in their own persons, as well as in their representative, shall bruise the serpent’s head. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you: Благодать Господа нашего Иисуса Христа, "Soon" does not imply that Jesus Christ would return soon necessarily. (Romans 16:25-27.) Were it not for the overruling power of the Lord, His people would have no rest at any time in this world. Some read this by way of wish or prayer, "may the God of peace bruise"; so the Vulgate Latin, Syriac, and Ethiopic versions, and the Alexandrian copy; but others as ours, as a promise, or as expressive of the apostle's faith and hope in this matter; and which he mentions to encourage the members of this church to be upon their guard, and make head against these false teachers; since in a little time they might be assured of victory over Satan and these his emissaries: as it is before suggested, that the methods these men used to beguile weak minds were much like those that Satan used when he attacked our first parents, so here is a manifest allusion to what was said by way of threatening to him, "it", the woman's seed, "shall bruise thy head", Genesis 3:15; and which has had its accomplishment in Christ, who has not only destroyed the works of the devil, but him himself, and spoiled his principalities and powers, and bruised him and them under his feet, when he led captivity captive; and though, for the trial of the graces of his people, Satan is permitted to attack them in various shapes, yet in a short time he will be bruised under their feet, as he is already under their Lord and master's. It is because of this translation that Schultz and many others find here the idea of Christ"s near return. This implies that they who have been bought by the blood of Christ are to be supplied with grace by Him continually, in order to their standing in the truth. пояснение к 1:7. God is the God of peace, because He it is that is the author of all the peace that His people enjoy. Only as the few hours of a refreshing sleep. Biblical Commentary Old Testament Genesis Exodus Leviticus Numbers Deuteronomy Joshua The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. To defeat his malignant efforts, God increases the strength of his people, and gives them a deeper insight into the devices of their enemy. They may assault it, but they shall not prevail. The Greco-Lats. And the God of Peace shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly. As God hath given peace in Christ, so He will give the victory in Christ. This is what we shall have to explain. Instead of thinking it strange that unbelievers should disturb us, or that Satan should stir up confusion even among Christians, it is owing to almighty power that His people have any peace on earth. λ.] 13 Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. A great work has to be done before God's "shortly" can be consummated. on StudyLight.org Romans … He began preaching at Damascus, but on account of persecution went into Arabia. as He seeks that the unmerited favour of our LORD Jesus Christ might be with them as He acts on their behalf. When the believer fights with the armor of God (Ephesians 6), the conflict is never long. By the first, his head was to be bruised under the feet of Jesus Christ; and by the second, the rest of his body will be bruised under the feet of the believers. is a similitude from Genesis 3:15. συντρίψει, not as Stuart, ‘for optative,’ nor does it express any wish, but a prophetic assurance and encouragement in bearing up against all adversaries, that it would not be long before the great Adversary himself would be bruised under their feet. My brethren, this devil whom you fear, and who tempteth you, as Jesus Christ hath under His feet, so He will have him under your feet too one day; do but stay awhile, He shall tread down Satan under your feet shortly (Rom 16:20) You need fear nothing, therefore, either in heaven or in earth.—Goodwin. Romans 16:20; Romans 16:21; Romans 16:22; Romans 16:23; Romans 16:24; Romans 16:25; Romans 16:26; Romans 16:27; HENRY ALFORD (1810-1871) The New Testament for English Readers Romans Commentary Recommended. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. On that day the full import of this expression will be seen. Saith He, "I will build My Church upon this rock"—that is, "this faith and confession that Christ is the Son of God, and a heart and life answerable"—"and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it" (Mat ). those breeders of divisions, Romans 16:17-18. And the God of peace - The God who promotes peace; Romans 15:33. The grace of our Lord - That you may be truly wise simple, obedient, and steady in the truth, may the favor or gracious influence of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you! MAIN HOMILETICS OF THE PARAGRAPH.—Rom . The promise which God has here given to the Church—, Satan is an active and powerful adversary to God’s people—, [His exertions are directed against the Church at large, and against every individual member of it. It is a mighty strengthening to faith to trace the footsteps of God's truth and wisdom from the threatening against the serpent in Eden to the bruise he received on Calvary and the triumph over him upon Mount Olivet. Dread not the foe, but bless God for the chain. Отк. Usually such a benediction signaled the end of a Pauline letter, but the apostle had more to communicate in this instance. 2. ‘We wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places;’ and it is only when covered with the armor of God and by His power that we can overcome enemies so formidable. 20 And the God of peace shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly. Their end shall be according to their works.". ), Earth is the scene of a great moral struggle between truth and error, right and wrong, God and Satan. "Thou shalt tread upon the lion," on "the adder." The apostle encourages the Romans to persevere in resisting the wiles of the devil, with the assurance that, as good soldiers of Jesus Christ, they are "shortly" to receive their discharge, and have the satisfaction of 'putting their feet upon the neck' of that formidable Enemy-a symbol familiar, probably in all languages, to express not only the completeness of the defeat, but the abject humiliation of the conquered foe (see Joshua 10:24; 2 Samuel 22:41; Ezekiel 21:29; Psalms 91:13). It is consistent with God’s wisdom to permit Satan to try His people; but when they are sufficiently tried, they are delivered from the temptation. He was indeed once conquered by Christ, but not in such a way but that he renews the war continually. (Romans 16:21-24.) Amen. The expression "God of peace" is designedly chosen to describe God as one who, if the Church fulfil its task well in these circumstances, will take care to overthrow the designs of its adversaries and preserve harmony among the faithful. We shall confirm the sentence passed upon him; and add our hearty Amen to the curse that dooms him to eternal fire. The signal manner in which he will effect it. Verse 1. ], 1. Such is the cunning of Satan, and the remaining ignorance and corruption of the Lord’s people, that Satan would keep them in continual broils, if God did not powerfully counteract him. on StudyLight.org The grace, &c. Each one of Paul"s Epp. There are that think that the apostle doth comfort here the believing Romans, by telling them, that the dissensions raised amongst them by means of Satan’s malice and subtlety, should be shortly quenched and reconciled; and that it was effected partly by this Epistle, and partly by the apostle’s labours afterwards amongst them. Though permitted to fight against us, his rage is overruled for the benefit of the saints and the glory of God: and, as when he possessed the bodies of men, his malice always terminated in his own confusion, so, in every instance, shall he be foiled in his endeavours to destroy the souls that belong to Christ. God crushes Satan from impulses the most benevolent. On account of the creatures from whom the conquest is achieved. Consider the words absolutely, and we have a victory proclaimed; the author of that victory declared, the God of peace; the enemy conquered, Satan; the conquest, or manner of conquering, by bruising; the time of the conquest, no presently, but shortly; The God of peace shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly. is the most probable; for it easily explains the other two. They denote the celerity with which it is accomplished. Satan - The word “Satan” is Hebrew, meaning originally “an accuser, a calumniator,” and then “an enemy.” It is given to the prince of evil spirits from this enmity to God and human beings. (Romans 16:20) Finally, brethren, rejoice, be made complete, be comforted, be like-minded, live in peace; and the God of love and peace will be with you. Christ's heel being on the head, we have only to keep down a little fragment of the writhing body, a little bit of vertebr. Studylight also allows you to set the default translations so that all references are retrieved in that version. Peaceful millennial reign! (J. Lyth, D.D. The grace of our Lord - That you may be truly wise simple, obedient, and steady in the truth, may the favor or gracious influence of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you! Amen—Omitted by the best authorities. And the God of peace shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly — The apostle encourages the Romans to persevere in resisting the wiles of the devil with the assurance that, as good soldiers of Jesus Christ, they are “shortly” to receive their discharge, and have the satisfaction of “putting their feet upon the neck” of that formidable enemy - symbol familiar, probably, in all languages to express not only the completeness of the defeat, but the abject humiliation of the conquered foe. And the God of peace. What angels came to know by seeing, the nations learned by preaching. Personal Greetings - I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deacon of the church in Cenchreae. Click to Sign Up Now! bruise = crush in pieces, or utterly. "not even they had seen His divine nature, which is not visible to any creature, but they saw Him incarnate" [Theodoret] (Eph 3:8, 10; 1Pe 1:12; compare Col 1:16, 20). "Now, the God of peace shall bruise Satan under your feet quickly. Romans 16:20 - ESV - The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your... Study verse in the English Standard Version seems to favour this. He may well rise superior to difficulty, remembering that victory is finally certain, for God fights on his side. The Greek has the word εὐθύς (straight, who goes right to his end) and its derivatives to express imminence. Some understand this of the final victory that all the Lord’s people will obtain at last over Satan and all his emissaries. 1. The four principal Græco-Latin Codices omit the benediction here altogether and insert it in Romans 16:24, where it also appears in the Received text, though wanting in MSS. As Satan is constantly represented as "working in the children of disobedience," the evil done by them is sometimes referred to him as the instigator, and sometimes to the immediate agents who are his willing instruments. Exposition on the Book of Psalms – Augustine 47. The entire thrust of this whole passage is not forward to the eternal judgment, but retrospective to Genesis 3:15. (R. λ.] [Amen.] Hereby he intimates the necessity of the grace of Christ, therefore he prayeth for it again and again. When our hearts are set on a thing, and we pray for it, God may grant us the blessing; but, it may be, in a way that we never looked for. Death will be “shortly” with all of us. The false teachers may come and cause dissension, but it will not be long till peace is restored. Our only security is God, and our duty is constantly to ask peace of Him in the midst of a world of trouble. I ask you to receive her in the Lord in a way worthy of his people and to give her any help she may need from you, for she has been the benefactor of many people, including me. God of peace; the divine author, promoter, and lover of peace. “Shortly.” The conquest is not far off--(l) In the individual history of good men. The apostle says not we shall bruise him under our feet, but God shall do it; yet he says not He shall bruise him under His own feet, but under yours. Scripture indeed treats of God and Christ directly; of Satan and Antichrist indirectly.— ὑπό τοὺς πόδας, under your feet) Ephesians 6:15. Into that land of peace no ruthless disturber can ever enter. 20 The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. What confirms this supposition is, that the Greco-Lats. At death, by God’s grace, they obtain the entire mastery over Satan. As the Holy Ghost is the Spirit of truth, so is Satan the spirit of falsehood; as the Holy Ghost inspires believers with truth, so doth the devil corrupt unbelievers with error. It is enough to encourage our waiting, that it will be, and that it will be shortly; but we must not measure God's shortly by our minutes.—Charnock. He will increase the triumphs of his people over Satan in this world—, [Satan gains great advantage over young Christians by means of their unsubdued corruptions, and their inexperience in the spiritual warfare. The words seem to be addressed to the little company of saluted brethren—the Church within the Church—as a sort of benedictory dismissal. The words seem to be addressed to the little company of saluted brethren—the Church within the Church—as a sort of benedictory dismissal. Shortly it will be done, that is, quickly, when you think it may be a great way off; or shortly, that is, seasonably, when Satan's rage is hottest. Bullinger, has stood the test of … III. What comes after this, where one would have expected the letter to close, has its parallel in Philippians 4:20, etc., and, being in fact common in epistolatory writings, is simply a mark of genuineness. Romans 10 Commentary - Sanday and Headlam; HARRY A IRONSIDE . Satan was for a time permitted to harass Him, but at last he was dismissed. Baumgarten however defends it.(171). It is Godlike to create. Meanwhile patient loyalty from us. 15 We who are strong ought to bear with the failings of the weak and not to please ourselves. Where is the mind sufficiently large that can sweep with rapid glance through all that space—if of space or of any notion of limitation we may speak in this connection—that must be comprehended in the "shortly" of Him who fills the boundless realm of eternity? Romans 16, John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this verse-by-verse commentary contain gems of information found nowhere outside the ancient Jewish writings Bruise Satan under your feet; give you the victory over him and his adherents; a victory begun in this world, but consummated in the glory of heaven. "Soon" does not imply that Jesus Christ would return soon necessarily. “Satan.”. Romans 16:20. δὲ, but) [not and, as Engl. Learn, 2. This salutation he was wont in the end of every Epistle to write with his own hand, 2 Thessalonians 3:17. But though they will not be free from the attacks of this subtle adversary as long as they are in the body, yet from the phrase “speedily,” or “shortly,” as well as from the immediate reference to the power of God in the Church, it appears rather to refer to a present victory. Shall bruise Satan, &c.— Satan is here put for his instruments;—the troublers of the church's peace. That the reconciler of the world shall be the subduer of Satan: in subduing Satan, and in him all that belong unto him; as the fall of the general puts the whole army to the rout. The "Amen" here has no manuscript authority. De W. prefers taking ὁ θ. τῆς εἰρ. . He is here regarded as the “author” of all attempts to promote discord in the church, by whomsoever those attempts were made. συντρίψει, selected with special regard to Gen 3:15. Bliss - A Brief Commentary on the Apocalypse 42. This promise plainly bears upon the first grand promise, in Genesis 3:15, that Jesus Christ, the Seed of the woman, should bruise the head of the serpent; for it is by virtue of his bruising the head of Satan, that he is subdued and brought under our feet. They shall obtain a complete victory over him in the day of the appearing of their almighty Lord, who will then finally consign him to his awful punishment, and cast him into the lake of fire and brimstone. His terminology suggests that he had, [Note: For a chart of Paul"s benedictions in his epistles, see The Bible Knowledge Commentary: New Testament, p500.]. They were therefore obliged to transfer thither the prayer of Romans 16:20. Matthew 10:16. (Romans 16:17-20.) Click the Bible to visit the new StudyLight.org being developed!! Though Satan works by his instruments are crushed, he is crushed. Extols the obedience of the Roman Christians, and promises them a complete victory over Satan, Romans 16:19, Romans 16:20. without which you cannot be preserved from evil, nor do any thing that is good. At the same time he does not speak only of the last day, when Satan shall be completely bruised; but as Satan was then confounding all things, raging, as it were, with loose or broken reins, he promises that the Lord would shortly subdue him, and cause him to be trodden, as it were, under foot. But he has as yet delivered no special greetings from those around him at Corinth, whether it be that they are now for the first time entrusted to him, or that he now for the first time observes that he has not yet mentioned them in what precedes (as after Romans 16:16). on StudyLight.org No weapon formed against it shall prosper; the head of the wicked shall fall as low as the feet of the godly. At the same time, the words may be taken in the most spiritual sense, as implying that all the spiritual enemies of every faithful soul among them should soon be destroyed. An echo of promise in Psalms 91 of victory over all antagonists—pestilence, terror, flying arrow, destruction. Shortly, or suddenly; though now he rage, yet ere long he shall be thrown down. Home > Commentaries > Coffman Commentaries > Romans > Chapter 1. This benediction makes some think Romans 16:1-20 were originally a short letter that Paul had intended to send the Roman church. He secures the method of peace at infinite cost. The peace-maker's "due time" we cannot measure.—God's "shortly" is not to be measured by our minutes. With firm and joyous tread they will victoriously walk over their crushed adversary. Paul meant that the Roman Christians would frustrate Satan"s work among them soon as they rejected false teachers. on StudyLight.org Revelation 2:27. shortly = with speed. 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