- According to the foreknowledge of God
- By the work of the Holy Spirit
- In order to be obedient to Christ and benefit from His sacrifice
- Caused to be born again
I do not know about you, but I do not see a whole lot in this passage that validates that position. Peter seems to think it was God’s choice, not mine. In that he seems to be echoing Paul in Romans 8 – 11.
Does that bother you? If so why? It bothers me. Tomorrow I will share why…