1 Peter 2:25
Good News Translation
You were like sheep that had lost their way, but now you have been brought back to follow the Shepherd and Keeper of your souls.

Contemporary English Version
You had wandered away like sheep. Now you have returned to the one who is your shepherd and protector.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For you were as sheep going astray: but you are now converted to the shepherd and bishop of your souls.

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For you were as sheep going astray: but you are now converted to the shepherd and bishop of your souls.

ye.

Psalm 119:176 I have gone astray like a sheep that is lost: seek thy servant, because I have not forgotten thy commandments.

Isaiah 53:6 All we like sheep have gone astray, every one hath turned aside into his own way: and the Lord hath laid on him the iniquity of us all.

Jeremiah 23:2 Therefore thus saith the Lord the God of Israel to the pastors that feed my people: You have scattered my flock, and driven them away, and have not visited them: behold I will visit upon you for the evil of your doings, saith the Lord.

Ezekiel 34:6 My sheep have wandered in every mountain, and in every high hill: and my flocks were scattered upon the face of the earth, and there was none that sought them, there was none, I say, that sought them.

Matthew 9:36 And seeing the multitudes, he had compassion on them: because they were distressed, and lying like sheep that have no shepherd.

Matthew 18:12 What think you? If a man have an hundred sheep, and one of them should go astray: doth he not leave the ninety-nine in the mountains, and goeth to seek that which is gone astray?

Luke 15:4-6 What man of you that hath an hundred sheep, and if he shall lose one of them, doth he not leave the ninety-nine in the desert and go after that which was lost, until he find it? . . .

the Shepherd.

1 Peter 5:4 And when the prince of pastors shall appear, you shall receive a never fading crown of glory.

Psalm 23:1-3 A psalm for David. The Lord ruleth me: and I shall want nothing. . . .

Psalm 80:1 Unto the end, for them that shall be changed, a testimony for Asaph, a psalm. [2] Give ear, O thou that rulest Israel: thou that leadest Joseph like a sheep. Thou that sittest upon the cherubims, shine forth

Songs 1:7,8 If thou know not thyself, O fairest among women, go forth, and follow after the steps of the flocks, and feed thy kids beside the tents of the shepherds. . . .

Isaiah 40:11 He shall feed his flock like a shepherd: he shall gather together the lambs with his arm, and shall take them up in his bosom, and he himself shall carry them that are with young.

Ezekiel 34:11-16,23,24 For thus saith the Lord God: Behold I myself will seek my sheep, and will visit them. . . .

Ezekiel 37:24 And my servant David shall be king over them, and they shall have one shepherd: they shall walk in my judgments, and shall keep my commandments, and shall do them.

Zechariah 13:7 Awake, O sword, against my shepherd, and against the man that cleaveth to me, saith the Lord of hosts: strike the shepherd, and the sheep shall be scattered: and I will turn my hand to the little ones.

John 10:11-16 I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd giveth his life for his sheep. . . .

Hebrews 13:20 And may the God of peace, who brought again from the dead the great pastor of the sheep, our Lord Jesus Christ, in the blood of the everlasting testament,

Bishop.

Hebrews 3:1 Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly vocation consider the apostle and high priest of our confession, Jesus:

Acts 20:28 Take heed to yourselves and to the whole flock, wherein the Holy Ghost hath placed you bishops, to rule the Church of God which he hath purchased with his own blood.

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Context
Christ's Example of Suffering
24Who his own self bore our sins in his body upon the tree: that we, being dead to sins, should live to justice: by whose stripes you were healed. 25For you were as sheep going astray: but you are now converted to the shepherd and bishop of your souls.
Cross References
Psalm 23:1
A psalm for David. The Lord ruleth me: and I shall want nothing.

Isaiah 13:14
And they shall be as a doe fleeing away, and as a sheep: and there shall be none to gather them together: every man shall turn to his own people, and every one shall flee to his own land.

Isaiah 53:5
But he was wounded for our iniquities, he was bruised for our sins: the chastisement of our peace was upon him, and by his bruises we are healed.

Isaiah 53:6
All we like sheep have gone astray, every one hath turned aside into his own way: and the Lord hath laid on him the iniquity of us all.

Ezekiel 34:6
My sheep have wandered in every mountain, and in every high hill: and my flocks were scattered upon the face of the earth, and there was none that sought them, there was none, I say, that sought them.

John 10:11
I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd giveth his life for his sheep.

John 10:16
And other sheep I have that are not of this fold: them also I must bring. And they shall hear my voice: And there shall be one fold and one shepherd.

Hebrews 5:2
Who can have compassion on them that are ignorant and that err: because he himself also is compassed with infirmity.

Hebrews 13:20
And may the God of peace, who brought again from the dead the great pastor of the sheep, our Lord Jesus Christ, in the blood of the everlasting testament,

1 Peter 3:20
Which had been some time incredulous, when they waited for the patience of God in the days of Noe, when the ark was a building: wherein a few, that is, eight souls, were saved by water.

1 Peter 5:4
And when the prince of pastors shall appear, you shall receive a never fading crown of glory.

Additional Translations
For you were like sheep going astray, but now you have returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.

For you were like sheep going astray, but now you have returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.

For you were as sheep going astray; but are now returned to the Shepherd and Bishop of your souls.

For ye were going astray like sheep; but are now returned unto the Shepherd and Bishop of your souls.

For ye were going astray as sheep, but have now returned to the shepherd and overseer of your souls.

For ye were going astray like sheep; but are now returned unto the Shepherd and Bishop of your souls.

For ye were as sheep going astray; but are now returned to the Shepherd and Bishop of your souls.

For you were straying like lost sheep, but now you have come back to the Shepherd and Protector of your souls.

For you were going astray like sheep; but now have returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.

for ye were as sheep going astray, but ye turned back now to the shepherd and overseer of your souls.
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