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1 Peter 2:6

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2:6 For it says 1  in scripture, “Look, I lay in Zion a stone, a chosen and priceless cornerstone, 2  and whoever believes 3  in him 4  will never 5  be put to shame. 6 

1 tn Grk “it contains,” “it stands.”

2 tn Grk “chosen, priceless.”

3 tn Grk “the one who believes.”

4 tn Grk either “in him” or “in it,” but the OT and NT uses personify the stone as the King, the Messiah whom God will establish in Jerusalem.

5 tn The negative (οὐ μή, ou mh) is emphatic: “will certainly not.”

6 sn A quotation from Isa 28:16.



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