to whom the Second Epistle of John is addressed (2 John 1:1). Some think that the word rendered "lady" is a proper name, and thus that the expression should be "elect Kyria."
It was all because of the elect lady, and she apparently did not want him.
Paul would have called her "The elect lady," "Thoroughly furnished unto all good works."
The late Honourable Betty Hastings, that elect lady, allowed some of them two or three small exhibitions.
Behold, thy sins are forgiven thee, and thou art an elect lady, whom I have called.