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The last bit of the letter consists of some shout outs to Paul's friends in Rome. Talk about name-dropping.
There are about twenty-six names in all, but we'll just hit a few of the biggies:
He first mentions a woman named Phoebe who Paul calls a "deacon." She's probably the person who is carrying his letter from Corinth to Rome.
There's a married couple—Prisca and Aquilla—who have stuck their necks out for Paul lots of times.
And Andronicus and Junia, a Jewish couple who were in prison with Paul and whom he calls "prominent among the apostles."
Then Paul takes a break from his "hellos" to drop in a warning: watch out for false prophets. They don't follow Christ and they're only out for themselves. They're pretty good at tricking people into following them, though. So—eternal vigilance!
Back to greetings! Paul puts in a few hiyas from the folks in Corinth. Timothy, Lucius, Jason, Sosipater, Tertius, Gaius, Erastus, and Quartus all say hello.
Lastly, Paul gives one final shout out to God. He brings strength to all Christians through the good news of Jesus Christ.He has revealed a super-secret mystery to us so that now everyone—Jew and Gentile—can share in his Godly goodness.