1 Peter 2:4-8 CSB

4 Coming to Him, a living stone-rejecteda by men but chosen and valuableb to God-

References for 1 Peter 2:4

    • f 2:4 - Ps 118:22; Mt 21:42; Ac 4:11; Eph 2:20
    • g 2:4 - Isaiah 28:16
      5 you yourselves, as living stones, are being built into a spiritual housec for a holy priesthoodd to offer spiritual sacrifices acceptable to Gode through Jesus Christ.

      References for 1 Peter 2:5

        • h 2:5 - Eph 2:21-22
        • i 2:5 - Ex 19:6; Isaiah 61:6; 1 Pt 2:9; Rv 1:6; 5:10; 20:6
        • j 2:5 - Rm 12:1; Heb 13:15
          6 For it stands in Scripture: Look! I lay a stone in Zion, a chosen and valuable cornerstone, and the one who believes in Him will never be put to shame! f g h

          References for 1 Peter 2:6

            • k 2:6 - Or be disappointed
            • l 2:6 - Rm 9:33
            • m 2:6 - Isaiah 28:16 LXX
              7 So the honor is for you who believe; but for the unbelieving, The stone that the builders rejected- this One has become the cornerstone, i j and

              References for 1 Peter 2:7

                • n 2:7 - Mt 21:42; Ac 4:11; Eph 2:20
                • o 2:7 - Ps 118:22
                  8 A stone that causes men to stumble, k and a rock that trips them up. l m n They stumble by disobeying the message; they were destined for this.

                  References for 1 Peter 2:8

                    • p 2:8 - Or a stone causing stumbling
                    • q 2:8 - Or a rock to trip over
                    • r 2:8 - Rm 9:33
                    • s 2:8 - Isaiah 8:14