1 Peter 2:9 References

9 But you are aA CHOSEN RACE, A royal bPRIESTHOOD, A cHOLY NATION, dA PEOPLE FOR God's OWN POSSESSION, so that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who has called you eout of darkness into His marvelous light;

b Isaiah 61:6, Isaiah 66:21, 1 Peter 2:5, Revelation 1:6

Isaiah 61

6 But you will be called the apriests of the Lord; You will be spoken of as bministers of our God. You will eat the cwealth of nations, And in their riches you will boast.

Isaiah 66

21 "I will also take some of them for apriests and for Levites," says the Lord.

1 Peter 2

5 ayou also, as living stones, are being built up as a bspiritual house for a holy cpriesthood, to doffer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.

Revelation 1

6 and He has made us to be a akingdom, apriests to bHis God and Father--cto Him be the glory and the dominion forever and ever. Amen.