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For ye see your calling, brethren, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called:

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Not many mighty

Luke 1:3
it seemed good to me also, having traced all things accurately from the first, to write to you an orderly account, most noble Theophilus;
John 4:46
He came, therefore, again into Cana of Galilee, where He made the water wine. And there was a certain nobleman, whose son was sick at Capernaum.
John 19:38
And after these things Joseph of Arimathaea, being a disciple of Jesus, but secretly through fear of the Jews, asked of Pilate that he might take away the body of Jesus; and Pilate gave him permission. He came, therefore, and took away His body.
Acts 13:7
who was with the proconsul, Sergius Paulus, an intelligent man; the same having called for Barnabas and Saul, desired to hear the word of God;
Acts 17:34
But certain men, joining themselves to him, believed; among whom also were Dionysius??he Areopagite??nd a woman, Damaris by name, and others with them.
Philippians 4:22
All the saints salute you, but especially those who are of Caesar's household.
James 1:9
But let the lowly brother glory in his high station;
James 2:5
Hearken, my beloved brethren, did not God choose the poor of the world to be rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he promised to those who love Him?
2 John 1:1
The elder to an elect lady and her children whom I love in truth??nd not I only, but also all who know the truth??2 for the truth's sake which abides in us, and will be with us forever:

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Romans 9:16
So, then, it is not of him that wills, nor of him that runs, but of God Who hath mercy.