1 Peter 2:5 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 1 Peter 2:5, NIV: "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." Each of these terms indicates a group, a society, or a community that is unique in what they are and what they are to do in God's name. 1 Peter 2:5. In this verse Peter piles up his metaphors in a fine profusion, perfectly careless of oratorical elegance or propriety. 1 Peter 2:5: you also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual houseOr "into a temple of the Spirit" to be a holy priesthood, offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. 5 you yourselves, as living stones, are built up as a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood and to offer [] spiritual sacrifices that are acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. 1 Peter 2:5 English Standard Version (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. 1:11; Rom. 1 Peter 2:5 NKJV - you also, as living stones, are being - Bible Gateway you also, as living stones, are being built up a spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. 1 Peter 2:5 “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.” King James Version (KJV) 12:1; Heb. All rights reserved. English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. 1 Peter 2:5 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 … 1 Peter 2:5 In verse 5, the church is called "a spiritual house." Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. 13:15. Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 1 Peter 2:5 ‘you also, as living stones, are being built up as a spiritual house for a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.’ ‘you also’-Similar to the vine and the branches comparison (John 15:1 ff), Jesus is the chief cornerstone upon whom are Christians are said to … ESV Reader's Bible, Six-Volume Set (Dark Brown Cloth over Board), ESV Single Column Journaling Bible (Customizable Cover), ESV MacArthur Study Bible--soft leather-look, olive with Celtic cross design, ESV Single-column Journaling Bible, Large Print, Brown Natural Leather, Flap with Strap. 5 (A)you yourselves like living stones are being built up as (B)a spiritual house, to be (C)a holy priesthood, (D)to offer spiritual sacrifices (E)acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. English Standard Version (ESV), Isa. 1 Peter 2:5 you also, as living stones, are being built up as a spiritual house for a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. Used by permission. 56:7; Mal. 5 you also, as living stones, are being built up a spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. New King James Version (NKJV), The NKJV, American Patriot's Bible, Hardcover: The Word of God and the Shaping of America, NKJV, Chronological Study Bible: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV, Bride's Bible, Leathersoft, White, Red Letter, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV, Lucado Encouraging Word Bible, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV Word Study Bible: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, NKJV, Open Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Complete Reference System. In verse 9, it is called "a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, [God's] own special people." He gathers together three symbols, drawn from ancient sacrificial worship, and applies them all to Christian people. 1 Peter 2:5New English Translation (NET Bible) 5 you yourselves, as living stones, are built up as a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood and to offer[a]spiritual sacrifices that are acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. 1 Peter 2:5 New English Translation (NET Bible). The Holy Bible, English Standard Version.