5 through whom we received grace and apostleship, unto obedience of faith among all the nations, for his name's sake;
6 among whom are ye also called `to be' Jesus Christ's:
7 To all that are in Rome, beloved of God, called `to be' saints: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
8 First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you all, that your faith is proclaimed throughout the whole world.
9 For God is my witness, whom I serve in my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how unceasingly I make mention of you, always in my prayers