1 Corinthians 7:20-24; Matthew 20:16; Matthew 22:14; Hebrews 11:8; Romans 8:30; Romans 11:29; Romans 1:1,7; 2 Peter 1:10; Philippians 3:14; 2 Timothy 1:9; Hebrews 3:1; Ephesians 4:1
The words καλέω, κλῆσις, κλητύς have various applications in scripture. There is
3. God’s call to individuals, when he also makes them willing to obey: as when Abraham was called to leave his country and kindred (Heb. 11:88By faith Abraham, when he was called to go out into a place which he should after receive for an inheritance, obeyed; and he went out, not knowing whither he went. (Hebrews 11:8)).