Romans 11:1-7 NAS

Israel Is Not Cast Away

1 I say then, God has not 1rejected His people, has He? 2May it never be! For 3I too am an Israelite, aa descendant of Abraham, of the tribe of Benjamin.

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    • ġ 11:1 - Lit "of the seed of Abraham"
      2 God 4has not rejected His people whom He 5foreknew. 6Or do you not know what the Scripture says in the passage about Elijah, how he pleads with God against Israel?

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      3 "Lord, 7THEY HAVE KILLED YOUR PROPHETS, THEY HAVE TORN DOWN YOUR ALTARS, AND I ALONE AM LEFT, AND THEY ARE SEEKING MY LIFE."

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      4 But what bis the divine response to him? "8I HAVE KEPT for Myself SEVEN THOUSAND MEN WHO HAVE NOT BOWED THE KNEE TO BAAL."

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      5 In the same way then, there has also come to be at the present time 9a remnant according to God's cgracious choice.

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        • ģ 11:5 - Lit "choice of grace"
          6 But 10if it is by grace, it is no longer don the basis of works, otherwise grace is no longer grace.

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            • Ĥ 11:6 - Lit "out of"
              7 What then? What 11Israel is seeking, it has not obtained, but ethose who were chosen obtained it, and the rest were 12hardened;

              References for Romans 11:7

                • ĥ 11:7 - Lit "the election"