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;
c Exodus 19:6, Deuteronomy 7:6
6 and you shall be to Me aa kingdom of priests and ba holy nation.' These are the words that you shall speak to the sons of Israel."