Election, Elect See also Choose; Chosen [adj.]; Exaltation; Heir; Premortal Existence; Seal; TG Election; BD Election Zoramites2 believe God has elected them to be his holy children, Alma 31:16–17. Emma Smith, elect lady, D&C 25:3. elders called to bring to pass gathering of elect, D&C 29:7 (33:6). elect hear the Lord’s voice and harden not hearts, D&C 29:7 (33:6; 35:21). scriptures given for salvation of elect, D&C 35:20. elect to abide the Lord’s coming because they will be purified, D&C 35:21. those who magnify callings in priesthood become elect of God, D&C 84:34. the Lord has redeemed Israel according to election of grace, D&C 84:99. the Lord to gather his elect unto Zion, Moses 7:62 (JS—M 1:27). for elect’s sake, days of tribulation shall be shortened, JS—M 1:20 (Matt. 24:22). false Christs shall deceive elect, if possible, JS—M 1:22 (Matt. 24:24).