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Greek leimmaSomething left over; a remainder.A piece of fabric remaining after the resthas been used or sold.A surviving trace or vestige.A small surviving group of people. Often peopleused in the plural.
Greek eklogēthe act of picking out, choosing› of the act of Gods free will by which before the foundation of the world he decreed his blessings to certain persons› the decree made from choice by which he determined to bless certain persons through Christ by grace alonea thing or person chosen› of persons: God s elect Gods
Greek charisgood will, loving-kindness, favour› of the merciful kindness by which God, exerting his holy influence upon souls, turns them t Christ, keeps, strengthens, increases th to Ch i t k t th i them in Christian faith, knowledge, affection, and kindles them to the exercise of the Christian virtuesAlso translated “favor”
Even so then at this present time alsothere is a remnant according to theelection of grace. l i fAnd if by grace, then [is it] no more ofworks: otherwise grace is no more grace.But if [it be] of works, then is it no moregrace: otherwise work is no more work. th i ki k
Greek eklektosG k kl ktpicked out, chosen› chosen by God God,to obtain salvation through Christ› Christians are called "chosen or elect" of Godthe Messiah is called "elect", as appointedby God to the most exalted officeconceivablechoice, select, i.e. the best of its kind orclass, excellence preeminent: applied tocertain individual Christians
And except those days should beshortened, there should no flesh besaved: b f the elects sake those days d but for h l k h dshall be shortened.For there shall arise false Christs, andfalse prophets, and shall shew great signsand wonders; iinsomuch th t if [it were] d d h that, ]possible, they shall deceive the veryelect.elect