1 Peter 2:1-10 CSB

The Living Stone and a Holy People

1 So rid yourselves ofa all wickedness, all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and all slander.

References for 1 Peter 2:1

    • a 2:1 - Eph 4:22; Jms 1:21
      2 Like newborn infants, desire the unadulterated spiritual milk,b so that you may grow by it in [your] salvation,c d

      References for 1 Peter 2:2

        • b 2:2 - 1 Co 3:2; Heb 5:12-13
        • c 2:2 - Other mss omit in your salvation
        • d 2:2 - Eph 4:15
          3 since you have tasted that the Lord is good. e

          References for 1 Peter 2:3

            • e 2:3 - Ps 34:8
              4 Coming to Him, a living stone-rejectedf by men but chosen and valuableg 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 househ for a holy priesthoodi to offer spiritual sacrifices acceptable to Godj 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! k l m

                      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, n o 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, p and a rock that trips them up. q r s 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
                                  9 But you are a chosen race, t u a royal priesthood, v w a holy nation, x a people for His possession, y z so that you may proclaim the praises { | of the One who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light.}

                                  References for 1 Peter 2:9

                                    • t 2:9 - Or chosen generation, or chosen nation
                                    • u 2:9 - Isaiah 43:20 LXX; Dt 7:6; 10:15
                                    • v 2:9 - 1 Pt 2:5; Rv 1:6; 5:10; 20:6
                                    • w 2:9 - Ex 19:6; 23:22 LXX; Isaiah 61:6
                                    • x 2:9 - Ex 19:6; 23:22 LXX
                                    • y 2:9 - Ti 2:14
                                    • z 2:9 - Ex 19:5; 23:22 LXX; Dt 4:20; 7:6; Isaiah 43:21 LXX
                                    • { 2:9 - Or the mighty deeds
                                    • | 2:9 - Isaiah 42:12; 43:21
                                    • } 2:9 - Isaiah 9:2; Ac 26:18; Eph 5:8; Col 1:12-13
                                      10 Once you were not a people, but now you are God's people; you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy.~

                                      References for 1 Peter 2:10

                                        • ~ 2:10 - Hs 1:9; 2:1,23 (25 LXX)