So too, at the present time there is a remnant chosen by grace.
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And if by grace, then it cannot be based on works; if it were, grace would no longer be grace.
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What then? What the people of Israel sought so earnestly they did not obtain. The elect among them did, but the others were hardened,
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as it is written: “God gave them a spirit of stupor, eyes that could not see and ears that could not hear, to this very day.”
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And David says: “May their table become a snare and a trap, a stumbling block and a retribution for them.