1 Peter 2:4-8 ESV

4 As you come to him, a living stone 1rejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious,

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    • 66 2:4 - ver. 6, 7
      5 2you yourselves like living stones are being built up as 3a spiritual house, to be 4a holy priesthood, 5to offer spiritual sacrifices 6acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.

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      6 For it stands in Scripture: 7"Behold, I am laying in Zion a stone, a cornerstone chosen and precious, 8and whoever believes in him will not be put to shame."

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      7 So the honor is for you who 9believe, but for those who 10do not believe, 11"The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone,"a

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        • b 2:7 - Greek the head of the corner
          8 and 12"A stone of stumbling, and a rock of offense. "They stumble because they disobey the word, 13as they were destined to do.

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