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1 Peter 2:1-7 (English Standard Version)

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A Living Stone and a Holy People

1 1So put away all malice and all deceit and hypocrisy and envy and all slander. 2 2Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritual 3milk, that by it you may grow up into salvation-- 3 if indeed you have 4tasted that the Lord is good. 4 As you come to him, a living stone 5rejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious, 5 6you yourselves like living stones are being built up as 7a spiritual house, to be 8a holy priesthood, 9to offer spiritual sacrifices 10acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. 6 For it stands in Scripture: 11"Behold, I am laying in Zion a stone, a cornerstone chosen and precious, 12and whoever believes in him will not be put to shame." 7 So the honor is for you who 13believe, but for those who 14do not believe, 15"The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone,"a
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