Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
What then? Israel hath not obtained that which he seeketh for; but the election hath obtained it, and the rest were blinded
And the rest
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1 Corinthians 10:19
What do I say then? that the idol is anything or that which is offered in sacrifice to idols is anything?
What then? notwithstanding, every way, whether in pretense, or in truth, Christ is preached, and I therein do rejoice, and will even rejoice.
and Israel, which followed after the law of righteousness, has not attained to the law of righteousness.
For they, being ignorant of God's righteousness and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God.
Then they shall call upon me, but I will not answer; they shall seek me early, but they shall not find me:
Strive to enter in at the narrow gate; for many, I say unto you, will seek to enter in and shall not be able.
For ye know how that afterward, desiring to inherit the blessing, he was rejected; for he found no place of repentance, though he sought it carefully with tears.
But the election
Even so then at this present time also, there is a remnant by the gracious election of God.
And we now know that unto those who love God, all things help them unto good, to those who according to the purpose are called to be saints.
and making known the riches of his glory on the vessels of mercy, which he has prepared unto glory?
according as he has chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blemish before him in charity;
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we should always give thanks to God for you, brethren, beloved of the Lord, because God has from the beginning chosen you to saving health through the sanctification of the Spirit and faith in the truth,
1 Peter 1:2
chosen (according to the foreknowledge of God the Father) in sanctification of the Spirit, to obey and be sprinkled with the blood of Jesus, the Christ, Grace and peace, be multiplied unto you.
And the rest
Make the heart of this people fat and make their ears heavy and blind their eyes that they not see with their eyes, nor hear with their ears, nor understand with their heart, nor convert and there be healing for him.
They did not know nor understand; for he has anointed their eyes that they not see and their hearts that they not understand.
And in them is fulfilled the prophecy of Isaiah, which says, By hearing ye shall hear and shall not understand, and seeing ye shall see and shall not perceive;
He has blinded their eyes and hardened their heart, that they should not see with their eyes nor understand with their heart and be converted, and I should heal them.
2 Corinthians 3:14
(And thus their senses became hardened, for until this day remains the same veil not uncovered in the reading of the old testament, which veil is taken away in Christ.
2 Corinthians 4:4
In whom the god of this age has blinded the understanding of those who do not believe, that the light of the gospel of the glory of the Christ, who is the image of God, should not shine in them.
2 Thessalonians 2:10
and with all deception of iniquity working in those that perish because they did not receive the charity of the truth, to be saved.
Therefore he has mercy on whom he will have mercy, and he hardens whom he will.