Romans 1:18-3:20 comprises the first major section of Paul’s argument in the boo


Romans 1:18-3:20 comprises the first major section of Paul’s argument in the book of Romans. Although this section is not the main point of the letter, it is an important point that Paul must establish at the outset of his argument. The aim of this paper is to analyze Paul’s argument in Romans 1:18-32 and look at contemporary relevance.
Read Chapters 3-5 in the textbook(The Story of God Bible Commentary) by Bird, pp. 52-108.
Read Romans 1:18-3:20.
Write a 3-page paper describing the argument in Romans 1:18-3:20. Ensure the following sections are included.
A section summarizing each major section of Paul’s argument in Romans 1:18-3:20
A section analyzing the purpose of Paul’s argument: why does Paul spend this much time/space in his letter addressing this problem of sin in these ways?
A section applying the argument made by Paul: how could Paul’s argument apply to today’s context?
Provide at least three scholarly sources that support your writing.
Apply APA formatting style for citations.


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