But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar*#ste people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light:
JUmei'? P-2NP de; CONJ gevno? N-NSN ejklektovn, A-NSN basivleion A-NSN iJeravteuma, N-NSN e~qno? N-NSN a&gion, A-NSN lao;? N-NSM eij? PREP peripoivhsin, N-ASF o&pw? ADV ta;? T-APF ajreta;? N-APF ejxaggeivlhte tou' T-GSM ejk PREP skovtou? N-GSN uJma'? P-2AP kalevsanto? V-AAP-GSM eij? PREP to; T-ASN qaumasto;n A-ASN aujtou' P-GSM fw'?: N-ASN
Which in time past were not a people, but are now the people of God: which had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.
oi& T-NPM pote PRT ouj PRT lao;? N-NSM nu'n ADV de; CONJ lao;? N-NSM qeou', N-GSM oiJ T-NPM oujk PRT hjlehmevnoi V-RPP-NPM nu'n ADV de; CONJ ejlehqevnte?. V-APP-NPM
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