1 Peter 1:1-6 NAS

A Living Hope, and a Sure Salvation

2 according to the 10foreknowledge of God the Father, 11by the sanctifying work of the Spirit, ato 12obey Jesus Christ and be 13sprinkled with His blood: 14May grace and peace bbe yours in the fullest measure.

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    • a 1:2 - Lit "unto obedience and sprinkling"
    • b 1:2 - Lit "be multiplied for you"
      3 15Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who 16according to His great mercy 17has caused us to be born again to 18a living hope through the 19resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
      4 to obtain an 20inheritance which is imperishable and undefiled and 21will not fade away, 22reserved in heaven for you,

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      5 who are 23protected by the power of God 24through faith for 25a salvation ready 26to be revealed in the last time.

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      6 27In this you greatly rejoice, even though now 28for a little while, 29if necessary, you have been distressed by 30various ctrials,

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