ye shall be a peculiar treasure unto me, Ex. 19:5.
chosen thee to be a special people, Deut. 7:6.
chose their seed after them, even you above all, Deut. 10:15.
Lord hath chosen thee to be a peculiar people unto himself, Deut. 14:2.
Lord hath avouched thee … to be his peculiar people, Deut. 26:18.
Lord hath chosen … Israel for his peculiar treasure, Ps. 135:4.
Jacob whom I have chosen, the seed of Abraham, Isa. 41:8.
You only have I known of all the families of the earth, Amos 3:2.