1 Peter 2:7-9 NLT

7 Yes, you who trust him recognize the honor God has given him.a But for those who reject him, “The stone that the builders rejected has now become the cornerstone.”b

References for 1 Peter 2:7

    • 2:7 - Or Yes, for you who believe, there is honor.
    • 2:7 - Ps 118:22.
      8 And, “He is the stone that makes people stumble, the rock that makes them fall.”c They stumble because they do not obey God’s word, and so they meet the fate that was planned for them.

      References for 1 Peter 2:8

        • 2:8 - Isa 8:14.
          9 But you are not like that, for you are a chosen people. You are royal priests,d a holy nation, God’s very own possession. As a result, you can show others the goodness of God, for he called you out of the darkness into his wonderful light.

          References for 1 Peter 2:9

            • 2:9 - Greek a royal priesthood.