The word election broadly and generally means to select, pick out, choose or designate.
The word elect, elected, & election shows up 27 times in the Bible.
When rightly divided, you'll find there are 6 contextual designations of the word elect in God's word. They are listed below.
- Elect nation
- Elect saints during the tribulation
- Elect angel
- Elect Saviour, Jesus Christ
- Elect Church, purchased by the elect Saviour, Jesus Christ.
- Elect Individuals, who are member of the elect church, that was purchased by the elect Saviour.