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1 Peter 1:15-16 Instead, as he who called you is holy, be holy yourselves in all your conduct; for it is written, “You shall be holy, for I am holy.”
In the briefest of terms, to be “holy” means to be “set apart.” We are called by God to be set apart from the rest. We are different.
Jesus has bought our lives with his, and because of that we are called to be set apart, just as Valjean was with the stolen silver. Are we holy in all we do? Are we living like ones who are set apart?