BIB(i) 2 οὐκ (Not) ἀπώσατο (did reject) ὁ (-) Θεὸς (God) τὸν (the) λαὸν (people) αὐτοῦ (of Him), ὃν (whom) προέγνω (He foreknew). ἢ (Or) οὐκ (not) οἴδατε (know you) ἐν (in) Ἠλίᾳ (Elijah) τί (what) λέγει (says) ἡ (the) γραφή (Scripture), ὡς (how) ἐντυγχάνει (he pleads) τῷ (-) Θεῷ (with God) κατὰ (against) τοῦ (-) Ἰσραήλ (Israel): 3 “Κύριε (Lord), τοὺς (the) προφήτας (prophets) σου (of You) ἀπέκτειναν (they have killed); τὰ (the) θυσιαστήριά (altars) σου (of You) κατέσκαψαν (they have torn down); κἀγὼ (and I) ὑπελείφθην (have been left) μόνος (alone), καὶ (and) ζητοῦσιν (they are seeking) τὴν (the) ψυχήν (life) μου (of me).”? 4 Ἀλλὰ (But) τί (what was) λέγει (spoken) αὐτῷ (to him) ὁ (the) χρηματισμός (divine answer)? “Κατέλιπον (I have left) ἐμαυτῷ (to Myself) ἑπτακισχιλίους (seven thousand) ἄνδρας (men) οἵτινες (who) οὐκ (not) ἔκαμψαν (have bowed) γόνυ (the knee) τῇ (-) Βάαλ (to Baal).” 5 Οὕτως (Thus) οὖν (then) καὶ (also), ἐν (in) τῷ (the) νῦν (present) καιρῷ (time), λεῖμμα* (a remnant) κατ’ (according to) ἐκλογὴν (the election) χάριτος (of grace) γέγονεν (there has been). 6 εἰ (If) δὲ (now) χάριτι (by grace), οὐκέτι (no longer) ἐξ (from) ἔργων (works); ἐπεὶ (otherwise) ἡ (-) χάρις (grace) οὐκέτι (no longer) γίνεται (would be) χάρις (grace).