The Jewish New Testament

I was given a copy of the JNT last week and read the following paraphrase with some surprise at how Calvinistic it was:

For you have been delivered by grace through trusting, and even this is not your accomplishment but God’s gift. Eph. 2.8

and before they were born, before they had done anything at all, either good or bad (so that God’s plan might remain a matter of his sovereign choice, not dependent on what they did, but on God, who does the calling), it was said to her, “The older will serve the younger. Romans 9.11-12

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