Parallel Bible results for 1 Peter 2:1-6

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1 Peter 2:1-6

KJV 1 Wherefore laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, and all evil speakings, NIV 1 Therefore, rid yourselves of all malice and all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and slander of every kind. KJV 2 As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby : NIV 2 Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation, KJV 3 If so be ye have tasted that the Lord is gracious. NIV 3 now that you have tasted that the Lord is good. KJV 4 To whom coming , as unto a living stone, disallowed indeed of men, but chosen of God, and precious, NIV 4 As you come to him, the living Stone--rejected by men but chosen by God and precious to him-- KJV 5 Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by 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. KJV 6 Wherefore also it is contained in the scripture, Behold , I lay in Sion a chief corner stone, elect, precious: and he that believeth on him shall not be confounded . 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."