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 by grace, then it is no longer of works; otherwise grace is no longer grace. But if it is of works, it is no longer grace; otherwise work is no longer work.
Isaiah cries concerning Israel, "If the number of the children of Israel are as the sand of the sea, it is the remnant who will be saved;
Election of grace
Concerning the Good News, they are enemies for your sake. But concerning the election, they are beloved for the fathers' sake.
For being not yet born, neither having done anything good or bad, that the purpose of God according to election might stand, not of works, but of him who calls,
having predestined us for adoption as children through Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his desire,
But now you rejected us, and brought us to dishonor, and don't go out with our armies.
Yet gleanings will be left there, like the shaking of an olive tree, two or three olives in the top of the uppermost bough, four or five in the outermost branches of a fruitful tree," says Yahweh, the God of Israel.
Thus says Yahweh, "As the new wine is found in the cluster, and one says, 'Don't destroy it, for a blessing is in it:' so will I do for my servants' sake, that I may not destroy them all.
For the Lord will not cast off forever.
Yet will I leave a remnant, in that you shall have some that escape the sword among the nations, when you shall be scattered through the countries.
Some believed the things which were spoken, and some disbelieved.