Category Archive: Letters of St. Peter 1

Mar 26

Day 18 – 1 Peter 3:8-12 Grace Will Get You Where You Need to Be!

8 To sum up, all of you be harmonious, sympathetic, brotherly, kindhearted, and humble in spirit; 9 not returning evil for evil or insult for insult, but giving a blessing instead; for you were called for the very purpose that you might inherit a blessing. 10For,    “THE ONE WHO DESIRES LIFE, TO LOVE AND SEE …

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Mar 23

Day 17 – 1 Peter 3:1-7 –

 1 In the same way, you wives, be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be won without a word by the behavior of their wives, 2 as they observe your chaste and respectful behavior. 3 Your adornment must not be merely external—braiding …

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Mar 22

Day 16 – 1 Peter 2:23-25 By His Wounds You Were Healed

23 and while being reviled, He did not revile in return; while suffering, He uttered no threats, but kept entrusting Himself to Him who judges righteously; 24 and He Himself bore our sins in His body on the cross, so that we might die to sin and live to righteousness; for by His wounds you …

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Mar 21

Day 15 – 1 Peter 2:18-22 Patient Endurance

18 Servants, be submissive to your masters with all respect, not only to those who are good and gentle, but also to those who are unreasonable. 19 For this finds [favor, if for the sake of conscience toward God a person bears up under sorrows when suffering unjustly. 20 For what credit is there if, …

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Mar 21

Day 14 – 1 Peter 2:13-17 – Freedom is Doing the Good!

13 Submit yourselves for the Lord’s sake to every human institution, whether to a king as the one in authority, 14 or to governors as sent by him for the punishment of evildoers and the praise of those who do right. 15 For such is the will of God that by doing right you may …

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Mar 19

Day 13 -1 Peter 2:11-12 People are Watching You!

11 Beloved, I urge you as aliens and strangers to abstain from fleshly lusts which wage war against the soul. 12 Keep your behavior excellent among the Gentiles, so that in the thing in which they slander you as evildoers, they may because of your good deeds, as they observe them, glorify God in the …

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Mar 19

Day 12 -1 Peter 2:9-10 We are a Chosen Race!

 9 But you are A CHOSEN RACE, A royal PRIESTHOOD, A HOLY NATION, A PEOPLE FOR God’s OWN POSSESSION, so that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who has called you out of darkness into His marvelous light; 10for you once were NOT A PEOPLE, but now you are THE PEOPLE OF GOD; you …

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Mar 19

Day 9 -1 Peter 2:1-3 Be Like Newborn Babies!

 1 Therefore, putting aside all malice and all deceit and hypocrisy and envy and all slander, 2 like newborn babies, long for the pure milk of the word, so that by it you may grow in respect to salvation, 3 if you have tasted the kindness of the Lord. Oh Wow St. Peter!  It was …

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Mar 19

Day 10 -1 Peter 2:4-5 You are a Living Stone Precious to God!

4 And coming to Him as to a living stone which has been rejected by men, but is choice and precious in the sight of God, 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. …

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Mar 19

Day 11- 1 Peter 2:6-8 Jesus the Cornerstone!

6 For this is contained in Scripture:    “BEHOLD, I LAY IN ZION A CHOICE STONE, A PRECIOUS CORNER stone, AND HE WHO BELIEVES IN HIM WILL NOT BE DISAPPOINTED.”  7This precious value, then, is for you who believe; but for those who disbelieve,    “THE STONE WHICH THE BUILDERS REJECTED, THIS BECAME THE VERY CORNER stone,” …

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