Romans Devotional- Day 22


1 Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God. 3 Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, 4 and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, 5 and hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us.


1. By what means is a person justified? (V1)
2. List three immediate spiritual blessings that flow from being in this position (Vv1-2)
3. Besides being able to rejoice in the hope of God’s glory, what else does Paul say Christians must rejoice in? (V3)
4. According to verses 3-5 does suffering have a purpose?
5. What three specific things does suffering produce? (Vv3-4)
6. Why does hope not put us to shame? (V5)


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