Thematic Bible

1 Peter 2:1 (show verse)

Wherefore, laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, and all evil-speakings,

1 Peter 2:2 (show verse)

As new-born babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:

1 Peter 2:3 (show verse)

If indeed ye have tasted that the Lord is gracious.

1 Peter 2:4 (show verse)

To whom coming as to a living stone, disallowed indeed by men, but chosen by God, and precious,

1 Peter 2:5 (show verse)

Ye also, as living stones, are built up a spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ.

1 Peter 2:6 (show verse)

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.

1 Peter 2:7 (show verse)

To you therefore who believe he is precious: but to them who are disobedient, the stone which the builders disallowed, the same is made the head of the corner,

1 Peter 2:8 (show verse)

And a stone of stumbling, and a rock of offense, even to them who stumble at the word, being disobedient: to which also they were appointed.

1 Peter 2:9 (show verse)

But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should show forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvelous light:

1 Peter 2:10 (show verse)

Who in time past were not a people, but are now the people of God: who had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.

1 Peter 2:11 (show verse)

Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;

1 Peter 2:12 (show verse)

Having your manner of life honest among the Gentiles: that, whereas they speak against you as evil-doers, they may by your good works, which they shall behold, glorify God in the day of visitation.

1 Peter 2:13 (show verse)

Submit yourselves to every ordinance of man for the Lord's sake: whether to the king, as supreme;

1 Peter 2:14 (show verse)

Or to governors, as to them that are sent by him for the punishment of evil-doers, and for the praise of them that do well.

1 Peter 2:15 (show verse)

For so is the will of God, that with well-doing ye may put to silence the ignorance of foolish men:

1 Peter 2:16 (show verse)

As free, and not using your liberty for a cloke of maliciousness, but as the servants of God.

1 Peter 2:17 (show verse)

Honor all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the king.

1 Peter 2:18 (show verse)

Servants, be subject to your masters with all fear; not only to the good and gentle, but also to the froward.

1 Peter 2:19 (show verse)

For this is thank-worthy, if a man for conscience towards God endureth grief, suffering wrongfully.

1 Peter 2:20 (show verse)

For what glory is it, if, when ye are buffeted for your faults, ye bear it patiently? but if, when ye do well, and suffer for it, ye bear it patiently, this is acceptable with God.

1 Peter 2:21 (show verse)

For even to this were ye called: because Christ also suffered for us, leaving us an example, that ye should follow his steps:

1 Peter 2:22 (show verse)

Who committed no sin, neither was guile found in his mouth:

1 Peter 2:23 (show verse)

Who, when he was reviled, reviled not again; when he suffered, he threatened not; but committed himself to him that judgeth righteously:

1 Peter 2:24 (show verse)

Who himself bore our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live to righteousness; by whose stripes ye were healed.

1 Peter 2:25 (show verse)

For ye were as sheep going astray; but are now returned to the Shepherd and Bishop of your souls.