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1 Peter 2:9 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

But you are a chosen race,[a][b] a royal priesthood,[c]
a holy nation,[d] a people for His possession,[e]
so that you may proclaim the praises[f][g]
of the One who called you out of darkness
into His marvelous light.

1 Peter 2:9 New International Version (NIV)

But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.

New International Version (NIV)

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2 Peter 1:3 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

Growth in the Faith

His[a] divine power has given us everything required for life and godliness through the knowledge of Him who called us by[b] His own glory and goodness.

Footnotes:

  1. 2 Peter 1:3 Lit As His
  2. 2 Peter 1:3 Or to

2 Peter 1:3 New International Version (NIV)

Confirming One’s Calling and Election

His divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness.

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2 Peter 1:5 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

For this very reason, make every effort to supplement your faith with goodness, goodness with knowledge,

2 Peter 1:5 New International Version (NIV)

For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge;

New International Version (NIV)

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