St. Paul was sent by Jesus Christ to bring
the Good News of the Gospel beyond
of Israel. The Letter to the Romans
by St. Paul around A.D. 57 in Greece.
epistle was written in advance of a
trip to evangelize in Rome and beyond
Spain and to the western ends of the
Empire. The epistle is addressed to
of both Jewish and Gentile origin,
aims to establish a common ground for
believers. St. Paul exhorts how the
of love is the fulfillment of the law
that faith in Christ Jesus is the sole
of justification by which salvation
be secured for all peoples.