He was chosen before the creation of the world, but was revealed in these last times for your sake.
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Through him you believe in God, who raised him from the dead and glorified him, and so your faith and hope are in God.
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Now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere love for each other, love one another deeply, from the heart.
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For you have been born again, not of perishable seed, but of imperishable, through the living and enduring word of God.
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For, “All people are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field; the grass withers and the flowers fall,
but the word of the Lord endures forever.”And this is the word that was preached to you.
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