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7 So this is what has happened: Although the Israelites tried to be right with God, they did not succeed, but the ones God chose did become right with him. The others were made stubborn and refused to listen to God.
7 What then? What Israel sought so earnestly it did not obtain, but the elect did. The others were hardened,
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