In regard to the gospel they are enemies for your sake, but in regard to election they are dearly loved for the sake of the fathers.
As far as the gospel is concerned, they are enemies on your account; but as far as election is concerned, they are loved on account of the patriarchs,
From the standpoint of the gospel they are enemies for your sake, but from the standpoint of God’s choice they are beloved for the sake of the fathers;
Many of the Jews are now enemies of the Good News. But this has been to your benefit, for God has given his gifts to you Gentiles. Yet the Jews are still his chosen people because of his promises to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
From your point of view as you hear and embrace the good news of the Message, it looks like the Jews are God's enemies. But looked at from the long-range perspective of God's overall purpose, they remain God's oldest friends.
As far as the good news is in question, they are cut off from God on account of you, but as far as the selection is in question, they are loved on account of the fathers.
As regards the gospel they are enemies of God for your sake; but as regards election they are beloved, for the sake of their ancestors;
Concerning the gospel they are enemies for your sake, but concerning the election they are beloved for the sake of the fathers.
[they are] enemies
for your sakes
[they are] beloved
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In regard to
they are enemies
in regard to
they are dearly loved
for the sake
of the fathers.
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