ANSWER TO QUESTION 68 12/22/19

68. What is Divine election?

ANS: Divine election is the free, sovereign and gracious work of God whereby some have been eternally chosen to obtain salvation.

SEE: Eph 1:3-4; Rom 8:33; Rom 11:5-6; 1 Thess 1:4-5; 2 Thess 2:13; see also: Deut 4:37; 7:6-6; 10:14-15; Ps 33:12; Matt 22:14; 24:22-31; Luke 18:7; Acts 13:48; Rom 9:11-13, 16; 11:4-7, 28; 1 Cor 1:27-31; Eph 1:11; Col 3:12-14; 1 Thess 5:9; 2 Tim 2:10; Titus 1:1; 1 Peter 1:1-2; 2:8-9; 2 Peter 1:4-11; Rev 17:8, 14.