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{Ephesians 1:4} According as 2531 he hath chosen 1586 z5668 us 2248 in 1722 him 846 before 4253 the foundation 2602 of the world, 2889 that we 2248 should be 1511 z5750 holy 40 and 2532 without blame 299 before 2714 him 846 in 1722 love: 26
as:
"For thou [art] an holy people unto the LORD thy God: the LORD thy God hath chosen thee to be a special people unto himself, above all people that [are] upon the face of the earth. ... The LORD did not set his love upon you, nor choose you, because ye were more in number than any people; for ye [were] the fewest of all people:" {Deu 7:6-7} + "For the LORD hath chosen Jacob unto himself, [and] Israel for his peculiar treasure." {Psa 135:4} + "But thou, Israel, [art] my servant, Jacob whom I have chosen, the seed of Abraham my friend. ... [Thou] whom I have taken from the ends of the earth, and called thee from the chief men thereof, and said unto thee, Thou [art] my servant; I have chosen thee, and not cast thee away." {Isa 41:8-9} + "Behold my servant, whom I uphold; mine elect, [in whom] my soul delighteth; I have put my spirit upon him: he shall bring forth judgment to the Gentiles." {Isa 42:1} + "Thus saith the LORD, As the new wine is found in the cluster, and [one] saith, Destroy it not; for a blessing [is] in it: so will I do for my servants' sakes, that I may not destroy them all. ... And Sharon shall be a fold of flocks, and the valley of Achor a place for the herds to lie down in, for my people that have sought me." {Isa 65:8-10} + "At that time Jesus answered and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because thou hast hid these things from the wise and prudent, and hast revealed them unto babes. ... Even so, Father: for so it seemed good in thy sight." {Mtt 11:25-26} + "And except those days should be shortened, there should no flesh be saved: but for the elect's sake those days shall be shortened." {Mtt 24:22} + "For there shall arise false Christs, and false prophets, and shall shew great signs and wonders; insomuch that, if [it were] possible, they shall deceive the very elect." {Mtt 24:24} + "And he shall send his angels with a great sound of a trumpet, and they shall gather together his elect from the four winds, from one end of heaven to the other." {Mtt 24:31} + "And other sheep I have, which are not of this fold: them also I must bring, and they shall hear my voice; and there shall be one fold, [and] one shepherd." {Jhn 10:16} + "And when the Gentiles heard this, they were glad, and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to eternal life believed." {Act 13:48} + "For I am with thee, and no man shall set on thee to hurt thee: for I have much people in this city." {Act 18:10} + "And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to [his] purpose." {Rom 8:28} + "Moreover whom he did predestinate, them he also called: and whom he called, them he also justified: and whom he justified, them he also glorified." {Rom 8:30} + "Who shall lay any thing to the charge of God's elect? [It is] God that justifieth." {Rom 8:33} + "And that he might make known the riches of his glory on the vessels of mercy, which he had afore prepared unto glory, ... Even us, whom he hath called, not of the Jews only, but also of the Gentiles?" {Rom 9:23-24} + "Even so then at this present time also there is a remnant according to the election of grace. ... And if by grace, then [is it] no more of works: otherwise grace is no more grace. But if [it be] of works, then is it no more grace: otherwise work is no more work." {Rom 11:5-6} + "But we are bound to give thanks alway to God for you, brethren beloved of the Lord, because God hath from the beginning chosen you to salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the truth: ... Whereunto he called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ." {2Th 2:13-14} + "Therefore I endure all things for the elect's sakes, that they may also obtain the salvation which is in Christ Jesus with eternal glory." {2Tm 2:10} + "Paul, a servant of God, and an apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God's elect, and the acknowledging of the truth which is after godliness; ... In hope of eternal life, which God, that cannot lie, promised before the world began;" {Tts 1:1-2} + "Hearken, my beloved brethren, Hath not God chosen the poor of this world rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he hath promised to them that love him?" {Jms 2:5} + "Elect according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, through sanctification of the Spirit, unto obedience and sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ: Grace unto you, and peace, be multiplied." {1Pe 1:2} + "But ye [are] a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light:" {1Pe 2:9}
before:
"Then shall the King say unto them on his right hand, Come, ye blessed of my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world:" {Mtt 25:34} + "Father, I will that they also, whom thou hast given me, be with me where I am; that they may behold my glory, which thou hast given me: for thou lovedst me before the foundation of the world." {Jhn 17:24} + "Known unto God are all his works from the beginning of the world." {Act 15:18} + "Who verily was foreordained before the foundation of the world, but was manifest in these last times for you," {1Pe 1:20} + "And all that dwell upon the earth shall worship him, whose names are not written in the book of life of the Lamb slain from the foundation of the world." {Rev 13:8} + "The beast that thou sawest was, and is not; and shall ascend out of the bottomless pit, and go into perdition: and they that dwell on the earth shall wonder, whose names were not written in the book of life from the foundation of the world, when they behold the beast that was, and is not, and yet is." {Rev 17:8}
that:
"For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them." {Eph 2:10} + "That he would grant unto us, that we being delivered out of the hand of our enemies might serve him without fear, ... In holiness and righteousness before him, all the days of our life." {Lke 1:74-75} + "Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit, and [that] your fruit should remain: that whatsoever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you." {Jhn 15:16} + "And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to [his] purpose. ... For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate [to be] conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren." {Rom 8:28-29} + "Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;" {Col 3:12} + "For God hath not called us unto uncleanness, but unto holiness." {1Th 4:7} + "Who hath saved us, and called [us] with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began," {2Tm 1:9} + "Nevertheless the foundation of God standeth sure, having this seal, The Lord knoweth them that are his. And, Let every one that nameth the name of Christ depart from iniquity." {2Tm 2:19} + "For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men, ... Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world;" {Tts 2:11-12} + "And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge; ... Wherefore the rather, brethren, give diligence to make your calling and election sure: for if ye do these things, ye shall never fall:" {2Pe 1:5-10}
without:
"That he might present it to himself a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing; but that it should be holy and without blemish." {Eph 5:27} + "Who shall also confirm you unto the end, [that ye may be] blameless in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ." {1Co 1:8} + "That ye may be blameless and harmless, the sons of God, without rebuke, in the midst of a crooked and perverse nation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world;" {Php 2:15} + "In the body of his flesh through death, to present you holy and unblameable and unreproveable in his sight:" {Col 1:22} + "Wherefore, beloved, seeing that ye look for such things, be diligent that ye may be found of him in peace, without spot, and blameless." {2Pe 3:14}
love:
"That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love," {Eph 3:17} + "With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love;" {Eph 4:2} + "But speaking the truth in love, may grow up into him in all things, which is the head, [even] Christ: ... From whom the whole body fitly joined together and compacted by that which every joint supplieth, according to the effectual working in the measure of every part, maketh increase of the body unto the edifying of itself in love." {Eph 4:15-16} + "And walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweetsmelling savour." {Eph 5:2} + "For in Jesus Christ neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision; but faith which worketh by love." {Gal 5:6} + "For, brethren, ye have been called unto liberty; only [use] not liberty for an occasion to the flesh, but by love serve one another." {Gal 5:13} + "But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith," {Gal 5:22} + "That their hearts might be comforted, being knit together in love, and unto all riches of the full assurance of understanding, to the acknowledgement of the mystery of God, and of the Father, and of Christ;" {Col 2:2} + "And the Lord make you to increase and abound in love one toward another, and toward all [men], even as we [do] toward you:" {1Th 3:12} + "And we have known and believed the love that God hath to us. God is love; and he that dwelleth in love dwelleth in God, and God in him." {1Jn 4:16}

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