Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Even so then at this present time also there is a remnant according to the election of grace.
At this present
And if it is by grace, it is no longer from works, otherwise grace becomes no longer grace. But if it is from works it is no longer grace, otherwise work is no longer work.
And Isaiah cries out concerning Israel, If the number of the sons of Israel may be as the sand of the sea, the remnant will be saved.
Election of grace
They are indeed enemies toward the good-news for your sake, but toward selection, they are beloved for the fathers' sake.
(for not yet having been born, nor having done anything good or bad, that the purpose of God according to selection might remain, not from works, but from him who calls),
Who predestined us for sonship through Jesus Christ for himself, according to the desire of his will,
But now thou have cast off, and brought us to dishonor, and go not forth with our armies.
Yet there shall be gleanings left in it, as the shaking of an olive tree--two or three berries in the top of the uppermost bough, four or five in the outmost branches of a fruitful tree, says LORD, the God of Israel.
Thus says LORD, As the new wine is found in the cluster, and [a man] says, Destroy it not, for a blessing is in it, so I will do for my servants' sake, that I may not destroy them all.
For LORD will not cast off forever.
Yet I will leave a remnant, in that ye shall have some who escape the sword among the nations, when ye shall be scattered through the countries.
And some were convinced by the things that were spoken, and some disbelieved.