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28 for the Lord will execute his sentence on the earth quickly and decisively.’[a] 29 And as Isaiah predicted,

‘If the Lord of hosts had not left survivors[b] to us,
    we would have fared like Sodom
    and been made like Gomorrah.’

Israel’s Unbelief

30 What then are we to say? Gentiles, who did not strive for righteousness, have attained it, that is, righteousness through faith;

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Footnotes

  1. Romans 9:28 Other ancient authorities read for he will finish his work and cut it short in righteousness, because the Lord will make the sentence shortened on the earth
  2. Romans 9:29 Or descendants; Gk seed

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