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Romans 9:13-23

NIV 13 Just as it is written: "Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated." NIV 13 Just as it is written: "Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated." NIV 14 What then shall we say? Is God unjust? Not at all! NIV 14 What then shall we say? Is God unjust? Not at all! NIV 15 For he says to Moses, "I will have mercy on whom I have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I have compassion." NIV 15 For he says to Moses, "I will have mercy on whom I have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I have compassion." NIV 16 It does not, therefore, depend on man's desire or effort, but on God's mercy. NIV 16 It does not, therefore, depend on man's desire or effort, but on God's mercy. NIV 17 For the Scripture says to Pharaoh: "I raised you up for this very purpose, that I might display my power in you and that my name might be proclaimed in all the earth." NIV 17 For the Scripture says to Pharaoh: "I raised you up for this very purpose, that I might display my power in you and that my name might be proclaimed in all the earth." NIV 18 Therefore God has mercy on whom he wants to have mercy, and he hardens whom he wants to harden. NIV 18 Therefore God has mercy on whom he wants to have mercy, and he hardens whom he wants to harden. NIV 19 One of you will say to me: "Then why does God still blame us? For who resists his will?" NIV 19 One of you will say to me: "Then why does God still blame us? For who resists his will?" NIV 20 But who are you, O man, to talk back to God? "Shall what is formed say to him who formed it, 'Why did you make me like this?' " NIV 20 But who are you, O man, to talk back to God? "Shall what is formed say to him who formed it, 'Why did you make me like this?' " NIV 21 Does not the potter have the right to make out of the same lump of clay some pottery for noble purposes and some for common use? NIV 21 Does not the potter have the right to make out of the same lump of clay some pottery for noble purposes and some for common use? NIV 22 What if God, choosing to show his wrath and make his power known, bore with great patience the objects of his wrath--prepared for destruction? NIV 22 What if God, choosing to show his wrath and make his power known, bore with great patience the objects of his wrath--prepared for destruction? NIV 23 What if he did this to make the riches of his glory known to the objects of his mercy, whom he prepared in advance for glory-- NIV 23 What if he did this to make the riches of his glory known to the objects of his mercy, whom he prepared in advance for glory--