Thanks be to God.
Continue to pray over this issue, that justice would be done, life pursued, and God glorified.
Therefore [in Romans 9-10], nothing is lacking in the Jews that is attributed to free choice, and yet nothing comes of it, or rather, the opposite comes of it. In the Gentiles there is nothing to be found of what is attributed to free choice, and the righteousness of God results. What is this but a confirmation by the... clearest possible testimony of Paul that grace is given freely to those without merits and the most undeserving, and all is not obtained by any efforts, endeavors, or works, whether small or great, even of the best and most virtuous of men, though they seek and pursue righteousness with burning zeal?
As things are... because [Pharaoh] is driven and carried along in his willing, though without any violence being done to his will, since it is not unwillingly compelled but is carried along by the natural operation of God to will naturally, in accordance with its character (which, however, is evil)--therefore it cannot help but fall foul of the word [of Moses] and be hardened.
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