Called of GodSee also Authority; Call; Calling; Election; Foreordination; Priesthood, Authority; Priesthood, Qualifying forI will send thee unto Pharaoh, Ex. 3:10.take thou unto thee Aaron, Ex. 28:1.Aaron … anoint him, and sanctify him, Ex. 40:13.he laid his hands upon him, and gave him a charge, as the Lord commanded, Num. 27:23.anoint unto me him whom I name, 1 Sam. 16:3 (16:1–13).I ordained thee a prophet, Jer. 1:5.I do send thee unto them, Ezek. 2:4.Lord said unto me, Go, prophesy, Amos 7:15.he saw … James … and John … and he called them, Matt. 4:21.called unto him his disciples: and of them he chose twelve, Luke 6:13.Lord appointed other seventy, Luke 10:1.I have chosen you, and ordained you, John 15:16.Lord … shew whether of these two thou hast chosen, Acts 1:24.they chose Stephen, a man full of faith, Acts 6:5.Jesus … hath sent me, Acts 9:17.Holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work whereunto I have called them, Acts 13:2.our authority, which the Lord hath given us, 2 Cor. 10:8.I am ordained a preacher, and an apostle, 1 Tim. 2:7.no man taketh this honour unto himself, but he that is called of God, Heb. 5:4.Lord commanded my father, even in a dream, 1 Ne. 2:2.they … are called with a holy calling, Alma 13:3.these twelve whom I have chosen, 3 Ne. 12:1.Lord … called upon my servant Joseph Smith, D&C 1:17 (20:2).Stand fast in the work wherewith I have called you, D&C 9:14.ordained according to the gifts and callings of God, D&C 20:60.except he be ordained by some one who has authority, D&C 42:11.through those who are ordained unto this power, D&C 90:11.by one who was called of God, JS—H 1:28.a man must be called of God, A of F 1:5.See also 1 Sam. 3:20; 9:16; 13:14; 15:17; 1 Kgs. 19:16; Isa. 6:8; Luke 9:59; Rom. 10:15; 1 Cor. 1:26; 1 Jn. 5:19; D&C 4:3; 95:5; 105:35.