1 Peter 2:25

25 For “you were like sheep going astray,”[a] but now you have returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.

1 Peter 2:25 in Other Translations

KJV
25 For ye were as sheep going astray; but are now returned unto the Shepherd and Bishop of your souls.
ESV
25 For you were straying like sheep, but have now returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.
NLT
25 Once you were like sheep who wandered away. But now you have turned to your Shepherd, the Guardian of your souls.
MSG
25 You were lost sheep with no idea who you were or where you were going. Now you're named and kept for good by the Shepherd of your souls.
CSB
25 For you were like sheep going astray, but you have now returned to the shepherd and guardian of your souls.

1 Peter 2:25 In-Context

23 When they hurled their insults at him, he did not retaliate; when he suffered, he made no threats. Instead, he entrusted himself to him who judges justly.
24 “He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.”
25 For “you were like sheep going astray,” but now you have returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.

Cross References 3

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Isaiah 53:4,5,6 (see Septuagint)
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