"Lord, they have killed your prophets and torn down your altars; I am the only one left, and they are trying to kill me" ?1
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And what was God's answer to him? "I have reserved for myself seven thousand who have not bowed the knee to Baal."2
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So too, at the present time there is a remnant3 chosen by grace.4
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And if by grace, then it is no longer by works;5 if it were, grace would no longer be grace.
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What then? What Israel sought so earnestly it did not obtain,6 but the elect did. The others were hardened,7
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as it is written: "God gave them a spirit of stupor, eyes so that they could not see and ears so that they could not hear,8 to this very day."9
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And David says: "May their table become a snare and a trap, a stumbling block and a retribution for them.
May their eyes be darkened so they cannot see,10 and their backs be bent forever."11
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Again I ask: Did they stumble so as to fall beyond recovery? Not at all!12 Rather, because of their transgression, salvation has come to the Gentiles13 to make Israel envious.14
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But if their transgression means riches for the world, and their loss means riches for the Gentiles,15 how much greater riches will their fullness bring!
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I am talking to you Gentiles. Inasmuch as I am the apostle to the Gentiles,16 I make much of my ministry
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