Bible verses about "calling" | YLT

Isaiah 6:8

8 And I hear the voice of the Lord, saying: `Whom do I send? and who doth go for Us?' And I say, `Here am I, send me.'

Acts 2:38

38 and Peter said unto them, `Reform, and be baptized each of you on the name of Jesus Christ, to remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit,

John 14:6

6 Jesus saith to him, `I am the way, and the truth, and the life, no one doth come unto the Father, if not through me;

1 Peter 2:9

9 and ye are a choice race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people acquired, that the excellences ye may shew forth of Him who out of darkness did call you to His wondrous light;

1 Peter 5:10

10 And the God of all grace, who did call you to His age-during glory in Christ Jesus, having suffered a little, Himself make you perfect, establish, strengthen, settle you;

1 Thessalonians 4:7

7 for God did not call us on uncleanness, but in sanctification;

John 15:16

16 `Ye did not choose out me, but I chose out you, and did appoint you, that ye might go away, and might bear fruit, and your fruit might remain, that whatever ye may ask of the Father in my name, He may give you.

1 Corinthians 1:26-27

26 for see your calling, brethren, that not many are wise according to the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble; 27 but the foolish things of the world did God choose, that the wise He may put to shame; and the weak things of the world did God choose that He may put to shame the strong;

Ephesians 4:1

1 Call upon you, then, do I—the prisoner of the Lord—to walk worthily of the calling with which ye were called,

Ephesians 4:4

4 one body and one Spirit, according as also ye were called in one hope of your calling;

2 Thessalonians 1:11-12

11 for which also we do pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of the calling, and may fulfil all the good pleasure of goodness, and the work of the faith in power, 12 that the name of our Lord Jesus Christ may be glorified in you, and ye in him, according to the grace of our God and Lord Jesus Christ.

Romans 12:4

4 for as in one body we have many members, and all the members have not the same office,

Jeremiah 29:11

11 For I have known the thoughts that I am thinking towards you—an affirmation of Jehovah; thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give to you posterity and hope.

Romans 11:29

29 for unrepented of are the gifts and the calling of God;

2 Peter 1:10

10 wherefore, the rather, brethren, be diligent to make stedfast your calling and choice, for these things doing, ye may never stumble,

Ephesians 4:1-3

1 Call upon you, then, do I—the prisoner of the Lord—to walk worthily of the calling with which ye were called,
2 with all lowliness and meekness, with long-suffering, forbearing one another in love, 3 being diligent to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of the peace;

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