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32 Bible Verses about God's Call

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1 Samuel 3:8

And Jehovah addeth to call Samuel the third time, and he riseth and goeth unto Eli, and saith, 'Here am I, for thou hast called for me;' and Eli understandeth that Jehovah is calling to the youth.

Romans 10:13

for every one -- whoever shall call upon the name of the Lord, he shall be saved.'

Romans 4:17

who is father of us all (according as it hath been written -- 'A father of many nations I have set thee,') before Him whom he did believe -- God, who is quickening the dead, and is calling the things that be not as being.

Psalm 55:16

I -- to God I call, and Jehovah saveth me.

Luke 5:32

I came not to call righteous men, but sinners, to reformation.'

1 Samuel 3:4

and Jehovah calleth unto Samuel, and he saith, 'Here am I.'

Romans 9:25

as also in Hosea He saith, 'I will call what is not My people -- My people; and her not beloved -- Beloved,

Acts 10:15

and there is a voice again a second time unto him: 'What God did cleanse, thou, declare not thou common;'

1 Samuel 3:5

And he runneth unto Eli, and saith, 'Here am I, for thou hast called for me;' and he saith, 'I called not; turn back, lie down;' and he goeth and lieth down.

Genesis 3:9

And Jehovah God calleth unto the man, and saith to him, 'Where art thou?'

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God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Refused by men

Isaiah 66:4

I also -- I fix on their vexations, And their fears I bring in to them, Because I have called, and there is none answering, I spake, and they have not hearkened, And they do the evil things in Mine eyes, And on that which I desired not -- fixed.

Proverbs 1:24

Because I have called, and ye refuse, I stretched out my hand, and none is attending,

Psalm 81:11

But, My people hearkened not to My voice, And Israel hath not consented to Me.

Isaiah 65:12

And I have numbered you for the sword, And all of you for slaughter bow down, Because I called, and ye have not answered, I have spoken, and ye have not hearkened, And ye do the evil thing in Mine eyes, And on that which I desired not -- fixed.

Jeremiah 7:13

And now, because of your doing all these works, An affirmation of Jehovah, And I speak unto you, rising early and speaking, And ye have not hearkened, And I call you, and ye have not answered,

God's Call » The comes of God's word » Divine pleadings

Proverbs 1:24

Because I have called, and ye refuse, I stretched out my hand, and none is attending,

Romans 10:21

and unto Israel He saith, 'All the day I did stretch out My hands unto a people unbelieving and gainsaying.'

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » To decision

Joshua 24:15

and if wrong in your eyes to serve Jehovah -- choose for you to-day whom ye do serve; -- whether the gods whom your fathers served, which are beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorite in whose land ye are dwelling; and I and my house -- we serve Jehovah.'

Ruth 1:15

And she saith, 'Lo, thy sister-in-law hath turned back unto her people, and unto her god, turn thou back after thy sister-in-law.'

1 Kings 18:21

and Elijah cometh nigh unto all the people, and saith, 'Till when are ye leaping on the two branches? -- if Jehovah is God, go after Him; and if Baal, go after him;' and the people have not answered him a word.

Matthew 27:17

they therefore having been gathered together, Pilate said to them, 'Whom will ye I shall release to you? Barabbas or Jesus who is called Christ?'

God's Call » divine Call » To repentance and a righteous life

Jeremiah 35:15

And I send unto you all My servants the prophets, rising early and sending, saying: Turn back, I pray you, each from his evil way, and amend your doings, yea, ye do not walk after other gods, to serve them, and dwell ye on the ground that I have given to you and to your fathers; and ye have not inclined your ear, nor hearkened unto Me.

Matthew 22:3

and he sent forth his servants to call those having been called to the marriage-feasts, and they were not willing to come.

Ezekiel 33:11

Say unto them, I live -- an affirmation of the Lord Jehovah, I delight not in the death of the wicked, But -- in the turning of the wicked from his way, And he hath lived, Turn back, turn back, from your evil ways, Yea, why do ye die, O house of Israel?

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Universality of

Matthew 22:9

be going, then, on to the cross-ways, and as many as ye may find, call ye to the marriage-feasts.

More verses: John 7:37 Romans 10:12

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Isaiah

Jeremiah 1:4

And there is a word of Jehovah unto me, saying,

Jonah 1:2

'Rise, go unto Nineveh, the great city, and proclaim against it that their wickedness hath come up before Me.'

Acts 16:10

and when he saw the vision, immediately we endeavoured to go forth to Macedonia, assuredly gathering that the Lord hath called us to preach good news to them,

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » moses

Exodus 28:1

And thou, bring thou near unto thee Aaron thy brother, and his sons with him, from the midst of the sons of Israel, for his being priest to Me, even Aaron, Nadab, and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar, sons of Aaron;

Exodus 31:2

'See, I have called by name Bezaleel, son of Uri, son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah,

God's Call » The comes of God's word » Come at the three-fold call

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Elisha

1 Kings 19:19

And he goeth thence, and findeth Elisha son of Shaphat, and he is plowing; twelve yoke are before him, and he is with the twelfth; and Elijah passeth over unto him, and casteth his robe upon him,

God's Call » The comes of God's word » Come to a goodly fellowship

Numbers 10:29

And Moses saith to Hobab son of Raguel the Midianite, father-in-law of Moses, 'We are journeying unto the place of which Jehovah hath said, I give it to you; go with us, and we have done good to thee; for Jehovah hath spoken good concerning Israel.'

God's Call » The comes of God's word » Come for rest of soul

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Abraham

God's Call » The comes of God's word » Come at the king's urgent invitation

Matthew 22:4

Again he sent forth other servants, saying, Say to those who have been called: Lo, my dinner I prepared, my oxen and the fatlings have been killed, and all things are ready, come ye to the marriage-feasts;

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » gideon

God's Call » The comes of God's word » Come for a satisfying portion

God's Call » The comes of God's word » Come into a place of safety

Genesis 7:1

And Jehovah saith to Noah, 'Come in, thou and all thy house, unto the ark, for thee I have seen righteous before Me in this generation;

God's Call » The comes of God's word » Come for personal cleansing

God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Paul

Acts 26:16

but rise, and stand upon thy feet, for for this I appeared to thee, to appoint thee an officer and a witness both of the things thou didst see, and of the things in which I will appear to thee,

God's Call » The comes of God's word » Come to the gospel feast

Luke 14:17

and he sent his servant at the hour of the supper to say to those having been called, Be coming, because now are all things ready.

Topics on God's Call

Rejection Of God's Call

Isaiah 6:9

And He saith, 'Go, and thou hast said to this people, Hear ye -- to hear, and ye do not understand, And see ye -- to see, and ye do not know.

Responding To God's Call

Genesis 12:1-4

And Jehovah saith unto Abram, 'Go for thyself, from thy land, and from thy kindred, and from the house of thy father, unto the land which I shew thee.