"I will bring forth offspring from Jacob, And an heir of My mountains from Judah; Even My chosen ones shall inherit it, And My servants will dwell there.
to obtain an inheritance which is imperishable and undefiled and will not fade away, reserved in heaven for you, who are protected by the power of God through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
How blessed is the one whom You choose and bring near to You To dwell in Your courts We will be satisfied with the goodness of Your house, Your holy temple.
Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, The people whom He has chosen for His own inheritance.
And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.
What then? What Israel is seeking, it has not obtained, but those who were chosen obtained it, and the rest were hardened;
and these whom He predestined, He also called; and these whom He called, He also justified; and these whom He justified, He also glorified.
When the Gentiles heard this, they began rejoicing and glorifying the word of the Lord; and as many as had been appointed to eternal life believed.
"Unless the Lord had shortened those days, no life would have been saved; but for the sake of the elect, whom He chose, He shortened the days.
now, will not God bring about justice for His elect who cry to Him day and night, and will He delay long over them?
"I have manifested Your name to the men whom You gave Me out of the world; they were Yours and You gave them to Me, and they have kept Your word.