1 Peter 1:20-25 LEB

20 who was foreknown before the foundation of the world, but has been revealed in these last times for you
21 who through him [are] believing in God, who raised him from the dead and gave him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God.
22 Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for sincere brotherly love, love one another fervently from the heart,a

References for 1 Peter 1:22

    • q 1:22 - Some manuscripts have "from a pure heart"
      23 [because you]b have been born again, not from perishable seed but imperishable, through the living and enduring word of God.

      References for 1 Peter 1:23

        • r 1:23 - *Here "[because]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("have been born again") which is understood as causal
          24 For "all flesh [is] like grass, and all its glory like the flower of the grass. The grass withers and the flower falls off,
          25 but the word of the Lord endures {forever}c."d And this is the word that has been proclaimed to you.

          References for 1 Peter 1:25

            • s 1:25 - Literally "for the age"
            • t 1:25 - A quotation from Isa 40:6, 8