Parallel Bible results for 1 Peter 2:1-6

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1 Peter 2:1-6

ESV 1 So put away all malice and all deceit and hypocrisy and envy and all slander. NIV 1 Therefore, rid yourselves of all malice and all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and slander of every kind. ESV 2 Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritual milk, that by it you may grow up into salvation-- NIV 2 Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation, ESV 3 if indeed you have tasted that the Lord is good. NIV 3 now that you have tasted that the Lord is good. ESV 4 As you come to him, a living stone rejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious, NIV 4 As you come to him, the living Stone--rejected by men but chosen by God and precious to him-- ESV 5 you yourselves like living stones are being built up as a spiritual house, to be a holy priesthood, to offer spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. NIV 5 you also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood, offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. ESV 6 For it stands in Scripture: "Behold, I am laying in Zion a stone, a cornerstone chosen and precious, and whoever believes in him will not be put to shame." NIV 6 For in Scripture it says: "See, I lay a stone in Zion, a chosen and precious cornerstone, and the one who trusts in him will never be put to shame."