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What does the bible say about Israel?

About the Jewish people being God's chosen people?

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Asked by Anonymous at 10:05 AM on Nov. 7, 2009 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • That's a loaded question! Lol. Genesis talks about God choosing Abraham and his descendants as his chosen people. The entire Old Testament is primarily about God's work among the Israelites. The New Testament is also about Israel, though deals with God's work among Gentiles too. So I guess there isn't enough room to answer your question here. :-)

    Answer by micheledo at 10:19 AM on Nov. 7, 2009

  • Believers and followers of Jesus Christ are now Israel. God does not show favoritism, but accepts people from every nation on earth (Acts 10:34, 35). Israel is God's people who go forth with His Gospel throughout the world. (Acts 2:5) Israel includes we Gentiles as well.

    Read Romans 2:5-11,Romans 9:6,8; Romans 2:17, 25, 26, 28, 29; Acts 13:45-48; Galatians 3:7,29, Philippians 3:3, compare Exodus 19:6 with 1 Peter 2:9.

    Answer by Lexylex at 2:37 PM on Nov. 7, 2009

  • Lexylex gave some great verses to check out :)

    Answer by hinson7169 at 3:40 PM on Nov. 7, 2009

  • Lexylex what religion/denomination are you if you don't mind me asking

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:40 AM on Nov. 8, 2009

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