His Elect

Luke 18:7, “And will not God give justice to his elect, who cry to him day and night?”

Ephesians 1:4, 5, “Even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy, and blameless before him. In love he predestined us for adoption as sons through Jesus Christ, according to the purpose of his will.”

“The verb chose (v. 4) is the translation of the Greek word exelexato (1586), meaning “chosen out of.” In this context, it signifies that at one particular time in the past, God chose individuals for salvation. At the same time, Christ died for all (1 John 2:2). The invitation to believe in Christ and be saved is extended to all…” ESV Hebrew-Greek Study Bible Notes