Matthew 16:18; Hebrews 3:3; Ephesians 2:20–22

18 And I tell you, iyou are Peter, and jon this rock1 I will build my church, and kthe gates of lhell2 shall not prevail against it.


For Jesus has been counted worthy of more glory than Mosesas much more glory as the builder of a house has more honor than the house itself.


20 gbuilt on the foundation of the hapostles and prophets, iChrist Jesus himself being jthe cornerstone, 21 kin whom the whole structure, being joined together, grows into la holy temple in the Lord. 22 In him myou also are being built together ninto a dwelling place for God by1 the Spirit.