“Our belief and confession in the resurrection affords us salvation (Romans 10:9-10), and a vibrant part of our salvation is our lively hope of receiving a glorious future that is still kept in store and reserved by the power of God for us (I Peter 1:4).” ~LMJ~
Titled: Your Righteous Salvation
(An Introversion Structure)
A.| verse 9a, Confess with thy mouth. (the Lord Jesus)
- B.| verse 9b, Believe in thine heart. (that God hath raised him from the dead)
- C.| verse 9c, Thou shalt be saved. (this stands alone with nothing to be added or subtracted from this eternal truth)
- b.| verse 10a, For with the heart man believeth. (result – righteousness)
a.| verse 10b, With the mouth confession is made. (result – salvation)
-9: That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved.
-10: For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation.
Illustrated by ~LMJ~
*For more on Romans 10:9-10, see: The Belief of Our Confession