Reading the New Testament as Christian Scripture

A Literary, Canonical, and Theological Survey

series: Reading Christian Scripture

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25: 1 Peter

Study Questions

  1. First Peter focuses intently on the identity of God’s people. How does he describe their identity throughout his letter, and how does this understanding change the way you think about yourself as a Christian?
  2. How would you explain being an “elect exile” to an unbeliever?
  3. What examples does Peter give of what humble submission looks like?
  4. Memorize 1 Peter 1:2.