1 Peter 2:1-10 NAS

As Newborn Babes

1 Therefore, 1putting aside all amalice and all deceit and bhypocrisy and cenvy and all d2slander,

References for 1 Peter 2:1

    • w 2:1 - Or "wickedness"
    • x 2:1 - plural nouns
    • y 2:1 - plural nouns
    • z 2:1 - plural nouns
      2 3like newborn babies, long for the e4pure fmilk of the word, so that by it you may 5grow gin respect to salvation,

      References for 1 Peter 2:2

        • { 2:2 - Or "unadulterated"
        • | 2:2 - Or "spiritual" (Gr "logikos") "milk"
        • } 2:2 - Or "up to salvation"
          3 if you have 6tasted h7the kindness of the Lord.

          References for 1 Peter 2:3

            • ~ 2:3 - Lit "that the Lord is kind"

              As Living Stones

              4 And coming to Him as to a living stone which has been 8rejected by men, but is ichoice and precious in the sight of God,

              References for 1 Peter 2:4

                •  2:4 - Lit "chosen;" or "elect"
                  5 9you also, as living stones, jare being built up as a 10spiritual house for a holy 11priesthood, to 12offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.

                  References for 1 Peter 2:5

                    • € 2:5 - Or "allow yourselves to be built up;" or "build yourselves up"
                      6 For this is contained in kScripture: "13BEHOLD, I LAY IN ZION A CHOICE STONE, A 14PRECIOUS CORNER stone, AND HE WHO BELIEVES IN lHIM WILL NOT BE mDISAPPOINTED."

                      References for 1 Peter 2:6

                        •  2:6 - Or "a scripture"
                        • ‚ 2:6 - Or "it"
                        • ƒ 2:6 - Or "put to shame"
                          7 15This precious value, then, is for you who believe; but for those who disbelieve, "16THE STONE WHICH THE BUILDERS 17REJECTED, THIS BECAME THE VERY CORNER stone,"

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                          8 and, "18A STONE OF STUMBLING AND A ROCK OF OFFENSE "; 19for they stumble because they are disobedient to the word, 20and to this doom they were also appointed.

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                          9 But you are 21A CHOSEN RACE, A royal 22PRIESTHOOD, A 23HOLY NATION, 24A PEOPLE FOR God's OWN POSSESSION, so that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who has called you 25out of darkness into His marvelous light;

                          References for 1 Peter 2:9

                          10 26for you once were NOT A PEOPLE, but now you are THE PEOPLE OF GOD; you had NOT RECEIVED MERCY, but now you have RECEIVED MERCY.

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