1 Peter 2:10
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English Standard Version
Once you were not a people, but now you are God’s people; once you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy.

King James Bible
Which in time past were not a people, but are now the people of God: which had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.

American Standard Version
who in time past were no people, but now are the people of God: who had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Who in time past were not a people: but are now the people of God. Who had not obtained mercy; but now have obtained mercy.

English Revised Version
which in time past were no people, but now are the people of God: which had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.

Webster's Bible Translation
Who in time past were not a people, but are now the people of God: who had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.

Weymouth New Testament
Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God. Once you had not found mercy, but now you have.

1 Peter 2:10 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

People (λαὸς)

See on 1 Peter 2:9, and note the choice of the term here. A people of God. Compare Romans 9:25, Romans 9:26.

1 Peter 2:10 Parallel Commentaries

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were.

Hosea 1:9,10 Then said God, Call his name Loammi: for you are not my people, and I will not be your God...

Romans 9:25,26 As he said also in Osee, I will call them my people, which were not my people; and her beloved, which was not beloved...

obtained.

Hosea 2:23 And I will sow her to me in the earth; and I will have mercy on her that had not obtained mercy...

Romans 11:6,7,30 And if by grace, then is it no more of works: otherwise grace is no more grace. But if it be of works, then it is no more grace...

1 Corinthians 7:25 Now concerning virgins I have no commandment of the Lord: yet I give my judgment...

1 Timothy 1:13 Who was before a blasphemer, and a persecutor, and injurious: but I obtained mercy, because I did it ignorantly in unbelief.

Hebrews 4:16 Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.

Cross References
Hosea 1:10
Yet the number of the children of Israel shall be like the sand of the sea, which cannot be measured or numbered. And in the place where it was said to them, "You are not my people," it shall be said to them, "Children of the living God."

Hosea 2:23
and I will sow her for myself in the land. And I will have mercy on No Mercy, and I will say to Not My People, 'You are my people'; and he shall say, 'You are my God.'"

Romans 9:25
As indeed he says in Hosea, "Those who were not my people I will call 'my people,' and her who was not beloved I will call 'beloved.'"

Romans 10:19
But I ask, did Israel not understand? First Moses says, "I will make you jealous of those who are not a nation; with a foolish nation I will make you angry."

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