Bible Verses about 'Called'

Just as he who called you is holy, so be holy in all you do; for it is written: "Be holy, because I am holy."
Sitting down, Jesus called the Twelve and said, "If anyone wants to be first, he must be the very last, and the servant of all."
God has saved us and called us to a holy life — not because of anything we have done but because of his own purpose and grace. This grace was given us in Christ Jesus before the beginning of time.
We know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.
If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
You, my brothers, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the sinful nature; rather, serve one another in love.
I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.
I pray also that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which he has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance in the saints.
Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.
When King Herod had called together all the people's chief priests and teachers of the law, he asked them where the Christ was to be born. "In Bethlehem in Judea," they replied, "for this is what the prophet has written: 'But you, Bethlehem, in the land of Judah, are by no means the least among the rulers of Judah; for out of you will come a ruler who will be the shepherd of my people Israel.'"
The angel said to [Mary], "Do not be afraid, you have found favor with God. You will be with child and give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus. He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give him the throne of his father David, and he will reign over the house of Jacob forever."
[Zechariah prophesied concerning John,] "You, my child, will be called a prophet of the Most High; for you will go on before the Lord to prepare the way for him, to give his people the knowledge of salvation through the forgiveness of their sins, because of the tender mercy of our God."
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
Encourage one another daily, as long as it is called Today, so that none of you may be hardened by sin's deceitfulness.
But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.
From inside the fish Jonah prayed ... "In my distress I called to the LORD, and he answered me. From the depths of the grave I called for help, and you listened to my cry."
How great is the love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him.
After this, Jesus went out and saw a tax collector by the name of Levi sitting at his tax booth. "Follow me," Jesus said to him, and Levi got up, left everything and followed him.
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.
Instead, they were longing for a better country — a heavenly one. Therefore God is not ashamed to be called their God, for he has prepared a city for them.
While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, "Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them."
If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.
This poor man called, and the LORD heard him; he saved him out of all his troubles.

Illustrated Bible Verses on 'Called'

Illustration of Luke 1:78-79 on Called
Illustration of 2 Timothy 1:9 on Called
Illustration of Romans 8:28 on Called
Illustration of 2 Chronicles 7:14 on Called
Illustration of Galatians 5:13 on Called
Illustration of Ephesians 1:18 on Called
Illustration of 1 Peter 2:9 on Called
Illustration of Colossians 3:15 on Called
Illustration of Matthew 2:4-6 on Called
Illustration of Luke 1:30-31 on Called
Illustration of Hebrews 3:13 on Called
Illustration of Jonah 2:1-2 on Called
Illustration of 1 John 3:1 on Called
Illustration of Luke 5:27 on Called
Illustration of Hebrews 11:16 on Called
Illustration of Isaiah 9:6 Xmas on Called
Illustration of Acts 13:2 on Called
Illustration of Psalm 34:6 on Called
Illustration of 1 Peter 1:15-16 on Called
Illustration of Philippians 3:14 on Called
Illustration of Mark 9:35 on Called