Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And because of his love for your fathers, he took their seed and made it his, and he himself, present among you, took you out of Egypt by his great power;
If only they had such a heart in them at all times, so that they might go in fear of me and keep my orders and that it might be well for them and for their children for ever!
Be certain, then, that the Lord your God is God; whose faith and mercy are unchanging, who keeps his word through a thousand generations to those who have love for him and keep his laws;
And I will give them one heart and one way, so that they may go on in the worship of me for ever, for their good and the good of their children after them:
For the word of God is for you and for your children and for all those who are far off, even all those who may be marked out by the Lord our God.
As far as the good news is in question, they are cut off from God on account of you, but as far as the selection is in question, they are loved on account of the fathers.
If you have love for me, you will keep my laws.
1 John 4:19
We have the power of loving, because he first had love for us.
1 John 5:3
For loving God is keeping his laws: and his laws are not hard.
2 John 1:6
And love is the keeping of his laws. This is the law which was given to you from the first, so that you might keep it.
His mercy is for all generations in whom is the fear of him.