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1 Peter 2:8


and a stumbling-stone 1  and a rock to trip over. 2  They stumble 3  because they disobey the word, as they were destined to do. 4 


Ex 9:16; Isa 8:14; Isa 57:14; Lu 2:34; Ro 9:22; Ro 9:32,33; 1Co 1:23; 2Co 2:16; 1Th 5:9; 1Pe 2:7; 2Pe 2:3; Jude 1:4

NET © Notes

tn Grk “a stone of stumbling and a rock of offense.” The latter phrase uses the term σκάνδαλον (skandalon), denoting an obstacle to faith, something that arouses anger and rejection.

sn A quotation from Isa 8:14.

tn Grk “who stumble,” referring to “those who do not believe” in vs. 7. Because of the length and complexity of the Greek sentence, a new sentence was started here in the translation.

tn Grk “to which they were also destined.”

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