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Therefore, my brothers and sisters, make every effort to confirm your calling and election. For if you do these things, (note verses 3-9) you will never stumble, and you will receive a rich welcome into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
IS "ELECTION" UNJUST? WHY DOES GOD BLAME US? IS DESTRUCTION OR A REMNANT “FAIR”? (9:14-29)
So I went down to the potter’s house, and I saw him working at the wheel. But the pot he was shaping from the clay was marred in his hands; so the potter formed it into another pot, shaping it as seemed best to him. Then the word of the LORD came to me. He said, “Can I not do with you, Israel, as this potter does?” declares the LORD. “Like clay in the hand of the potter, so are you in my hand, Israel.
Remnant: Messianic Jews 13-14 million Jews worldwide 5-6 million in Israel 5-6 million in USA 400,000 believers in Yeshua 15-20,000 believers in Israel
WHY GENTILES AND NOT ISRAELITES? HOW WILL THEY KNOW? (9:30-10:21)
To the Jews I became like a Jew, to win the Jews. To those under the law I became like one under the law (though I myself am not under the law), so as to win those under the law. To those not having the law I became like one not having the law (though I am not free from God’s law but am under Christ’s law), so as to win those not having the law. To the weak I became weak, to win the weak. I have become all things to all people so that by all possible means I might save some. I do all this for the sake of the gospel, that I may share in its blessings.
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