Romans 9:16

English Standard Version

16 So then it depends not on human will or exertion,[1] but on God, who has mercy.

New International Version

16 It does not, therefore, depend on human desire or effort, but on God’s mercy.

New International Reader’s Version

16 So it doesn’t depend on what people want or what they do. It depends on God’s mercy.

King James Version

16 So then it is not of him that willeth, nor of him that runneth, but of God that sheweth mercy.