Bible: Romans 9:17-18

9:17 For the scripture says to Pharaoh: 1 For this very purpose I have raised you up, that I may demonstrate my power in you, and that my name may be proclaimed in all the earth.” 2  9:18 So then, 3  God 4  has mercy on whom he chooses to have mercy, and he hardens whom he chooses to harden. 5 

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