5:8 But God demonstrates his own love for us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
1 tn There is a double connective here that cannot be easily preserved in English: “consequently therefore,” emphasizing the conclusion of what he has been arguing.
2 tn Grk “[it is] unto condemnation for all people.”
3 tn Here ἀνθρώπους (anqrwpou") has been translated as a generic (“people”) since both men and women are clearly intended in this context.
6 sn The one righteous act refers to Jesus’ death on the cross.
7 tn Grk “righteousness of life.”