regarding his Son, who as to his human nature was a descendant of David,
concerning His Son, who was born of a descendant of David according to the flesh,
It is the Good News about his Son, Jesus, who came as a man, born into King David’s royal family line.
on God's Son. His descent from David roots him in history;
About his Son who, in the flesh, came from the family of David,
the gospel concerning his Son, who was descended from David according to the flesh
concerning His Son Jesus Christ our Lord, who was born of the seed of David according to the flesh,
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1 tn Grk “born of the seed” (an idiom).
2 tn Grk “according to the flesh,” indicating Jesus’ earthly life, a reference to its weakness. This phrase implies that Jesus was more than human; otherwise it would have been sufficient to say that he was a descendant of David, cf. L. Morris, Romans, 44.