Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For before the children were born or had done anything either good or bad, in order to carry out God's purpose of selection, which depends not on what men do but on his calling them,
Then what if God, though he wanted to display his anger and show his power, has shown great patience toward the objects of his anger, already ripe for destruction,
The Lord said to him, "Go! This man is the means I have chosen for carrying my name among the heathen and their kings, and among the descendants of Israel.
2 Timothy 2:20
In any large house there are not only gold and silver dishes but also wooden and earthen ones, some for great occasions and some for ordinary use.