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1 Peter 2:9

Overview - 1 Peter 2
He exhorts them from the breach of charity;
shewing that Christ is the foundation whereupon they are built.
11 He beseeches them also to abstain from fleshly lusts;
13 to be obedient to magistrates;
18 and teaches servants how to obey their masters;
20 patiently suffering for well doing, after the example of Christ.
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1 Peter 2:9  (King James Version)
But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light:
 


a chosen
1:2 Deuteronomy 10:15 ; Psalms 22:30 ; 33:12 73:15 Isaiah 41:8 ; 44:1

a royal
Exodus 19:5 Exodus 19:6 ; Isaiah 61:6 ; 66:21 Revelation 1:6 ; 5:10 20:6

an holy
Psalms 106:5 ; Isaiah 26:2 ; John 17:19 ; 1 Corinthians 3:17 ; 2 Timothy 1:9

peculiar
or, purchased.
Deuteronomy 4:20 ; 7:6 14:2 Deuteronomy 26:18 Deuteronomy 26:19 Acts 20:28 ; Ephesians 1:14 ; Titus 2:14

shew
4:11 Isaiah 43:21 ; 60:1-3 Matthew 5:16 ; Ephesians 1:6 ; 3:21 Philippians 2:15 Philippians 2:16

praises
or, virtues. who.
Isaiah 9:2 ; Isaiah 60:1 Isaiah 60:2 Matthew 4:16 ; Luke 1:79 ; Acts 26:28 ; Romans 9:24 ; Ephesians 5:8-11
Philippians 3:14 ; Colossians 1:13 ; 1 Thessalonians 5:4-8
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