4 the people of Israel. Theirs is the adoption to sonship; theirs the divine glory, the covenants, the receiving of the law, the temple worship and the promises. 5 Theirs are the patriarchs, and from them is traced the human ancestry of the Messiah, who is God over all, forever praised! Amen.
9:5 Or "Messiah, who is over all. God be forever praised!" Or "Messiah. God who is over all be forever praised!"