[v] Keep your conscience clear. Sign up here! --1 Peter i. [g] Through the mediation of Jesus Christ, you offer spiritual sacrifices that please God. It has also a close connexion with our rising from spiritual death, that as he liveth, so shall we live with him. I am writing to God’s chosen people who are living as foreigners in the provinces of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia. 20 God chose him as your ransom long before the world began, but now in these last days he has been revealed for your sake. You will remember the great saying of our Lord's in the Sermon on the Mount, in which He makes the last of the beatitudes, that which He pronounces upon His disciples, when men shall revile them and persecute them, and speak all manner of evil falsely against them for His sake, and bids them rejoice and be exceeding glad, for great is their reward in Heaven. a 2 God the Father knew you and chose you long ago, and his Spirit has made you holy. 1:3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ - His Father, with respect to his divine nature; his God, with respect to his human. 8 You love him even though you have never seen him. And if someone asks about your hope as a believer, always be ready to explain it. 17 Respect everyone, and love the family of believers. 6. So you must live in reverent fear of him during your time here as “temporary residents.” 18 For you know that God paid a ransom to save you from the empty life you inherited from your ancestors. Now we live with great expectation, The Revised Version substitutes 'guarded' for 'kept,' and the alteration, though slight, is important, for it not only more accurately preserves the meaning of the word employed, but it retains the military metaphor which is in it. So don’t worry or be afraid of their threats. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. Then, even if some refuse to obey the Good News, your godly lives will speak to them without any words. I, too, am an elder and a witness to the sufferings of Christ. 11 They wondered what time or situation the Spirit of Christ within them was talking about when he told them in advance about Christ’s suffering and his great glory afterward. I am writing to God’s chosen people who are living as foreigners in the provinces of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia. He is seated in the place of honor next to God, and all the angels and authorities and powers accept his authority. Version. We have received all of this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by means of his marvelous glory and excellence. And it was not paid with mere gold or silver, which lose their value. Your new life will last forever because it comes from the eternal, living word of God. We have received all of this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by means of his marvelous glory and excellence. Now we live with great expectation,4 and we have a priceless inheritance—an inheritance that is kept in heaven for you, pure and undefiled, beyond the reach of change and decay. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. 1 Peter 1:3-8 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. [p] Fear God, and respect the king. New Living Translation By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life. I am writing to you who share the same precious faith we have. For instance, we read that, Expositions of Holy Scripture Ephesians, Peter,John, 'Wherein ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season, if need be, ye are in heaviness through manifold temptations.' Treat her as you should so your prayers will not be hindered. ... Holy Bible, New Living Translation copyright 1996, 2004, 2007, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. The Apostle has just previously been speaking about the great and glorious things which are to come to Christians on the appearing of Jesus Christ, and that naturally suggests to him the thought of the condition of believing souls during the period of the Lord's absence and comparative concealment. We have received all of this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by means of his marvelous glory and excellence. 1 Peter 3. --1 Peter i. “I am placing a cornerstone in Jerusalem. Though you do not see him now, you trust him; and you rejoice with a glorious, inexpressible joy. Looking for a fundamental understanding of the Bible? It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. I, too, am an elder and a witness to the sufferings of Christ. 8. He will judge or reward you according to what you do. 17 And remember that the heavenly Father to whom you pray has no favorites. I, too, am an elder and a witness to the sufferings of Christ. May God give you more and more grace and peace. [b] There is wonderful joy ahead, even though you must endure many trials for a little while. 1 In the same way, you wives must accept the authority of your husbands. 4 And because of his glory and excellence, he has given us great and precious promises. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. Now we live with great expectation, Read verse in New Living Translation 16 For you are free, yet you are God’s slaves, so don’t use your freedom as an excuse to do evil. Treat your wife with understanding as you live together. 1 This letter is from Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ. 3 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. Then if people speak against you, they will be ashamed when they see what a good life you live because you belong to Christ. For the king has sent them to punish those who do wrong and to honor those who do right. 1 In the same way, you wives must accept the authority of your husbands. Don’t retaliate with insults when people insult you. 22 Now Christ has gone to heaven. 1 Peter 1:3 NLT. Verse. 1 This letter is from Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ. 3 In the same way, you wives must accept the authority of your husbands. 1 Peter 1:3-5 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. 1 Peter 1:3-9 3 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. In both his letters he uses it as an epithet for diverse things. [t] Be tenderhearted, and keep a humble attitude. Then even if they accuse you of doing wrong, they will see your honorable behavior, and they will give honor to God when he judges the world.[o]. And I, too, will share in his glory when he is revealed to the whole world. But if you suffer for doing good and endure it patiently, God is pleased with you. 1 This letter is from Simon a Peter, a slave and apostle of Jesus Christ.. 1 Peter 1:3-12 NLT. We have received all of this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by … 1 This letter is from Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ. You will remember the great saying of our Lord's in the Sermon on the Mount, in which He makes the last of the beatitudes, that which He pronounces upon His disciples, when men shall revile them and persecute them, and speak all manner of evil falsely against them for His sake, and bids them rejoice and be exceeding glad, for great is their reward in Heaven. 1Pe 2:1 - So get rid of all evil behavior. 15 It is God’s will that your honorable lives should silence those ignorant people who make foolish accusations against you. a 2 God the Father knew you and chose you long ago, and his Spirit has made you holy. Now we live with great expectation, 4 and we have a priceless inheritance—an inheritance that is kept in heaven for you, pure and undefiled, beyond the reach of change and decay. Now we live with great expectation, We have received all of this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by means of his marvelous glory and excellence. It is all so wonderful that even the angels are eagerly watching these things happen. 13 So prepare your minds for action and exercise self-control. 22 He never sinned,    nor ever deceived anyone. 10 “Once you had no identity as a people;    now you are God’s people.Once you received no mercy;    now you have received God’s mercy.”[n], 11 Dear friends, I warn you as “temporary residents and foreigners” to keep away from worldly desires that wage war against your very souls. New Living Translation (NLT). Now we live with a wonderful expectation because Jesus Christ rose again from the dead. Now we live with great expectation 21 Through Christ you have come to trust in God. They stumble because they do not obey God’s word, and so they meet the fate that was planned for them. 23 For you have been born again, but not to a life that will quickly end. 1 Peter 1:3 New Living Translation << James 5 | 1 Peter 1 | 1 Peter 2 >> The Christian's Hope and Salvation. They will be won over 2 by observing your pure and reverent lives. What’s more, you are his holy priests. 1 Peter 1:3-8. 19 For God is pleased when, conscious of his will, you patiently endure unjust treatment. 3 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. their beauty is like a flower in the field. He certainly speaks of 'the precious blood of Christ,' and of 'exceeding great and precious promises,' and here in my text, 'In Whom, though now ye see Him not, yet believing, ye rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory.' 1:3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ - His Father, with respect to his divine nature; his God, with respect to his human. Then, even if some refuse to obey the Good News, your godly lives will speak to them without any words. Now we live with great expectation, [q] Do what they tell you—not only if they are kind and reasonable, but even if they are cruel. 2 Peter 1:3 Parallel Verses. Now we live with great expectation, 1 Peter 3:3 Don't be concerned about the outward beauty of … Now we live with great expectation, and we have a priceless inheritance—an inheritance th... Read verse in New Living Translation It is being tested as fire tests and purifies gold—though your faith is far more precious than mere gold. 1 Peter 1:3-8 NLT All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. 13 For the Lord’s sake, submit to all human authority—whether the king as head of state, 14 or the officials he has appointed. This faith was given to you because of the justice and fairness b of Jesus Christ, our God and Savior.. 2 May God give you more and more grace and peace as you grow in your knowledge of God and Jesus our Lord. All honor to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, for it is by his boundless mercy that God has given us the privilege of being born again. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. 9 Don’t repay evil for evil. Kept by the power of God through faith unto salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.' 2 Peter 1:3 New Living Translation (NLT) Growing in Faith. Now we live with great expectation, It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. 7 Yes, you who trust him recognize the honor God has given him. We have received all of this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by means of his marvelous glory and excellence. I am writing to you who share the same precious faith we have. Be done with all deceit, hypocrisy, jealousy, and all unkind speech. 24 As the Scriptures say, “People are like grass;    their beauty is like a flower in the field.The grass withers and the flower fades.25     But the word of the Lord remains forever.”[f]. 2 Peter 1:3 NLT By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Tools. Red Letter. 1:3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ - His Father, with respect to his divine nature; his God, with respect to his human. Listen to the Bible. --1 Peter i. 6 So be truly glad. 2 May God give you more and more grace and peace as you grow in your knowledge of God and Jesus our Lord. Now we live with great expectation, and we have a priceless inheritance—an inheritance th... Read verse in New Living Translation [s]23 He did not retaliate when he was insulted,    nor threaten revenge when he suffered.He left his case in the hands of God,    who always judges fairly.24 He personally carried our sins    in his body on the crossso that we can be dead to sin    and live for what is right.By his wounds    you are healed.25 Once you were like sheep    who wandered away.But now you have turned to your Shepherd,    the Guardian of your souls. But now you have turned to your Shepherd. 19 So he went and preached to the spirits in prison— 20 those who disobeyed God long ago when God waited patiently while Noah was building his boat. All rights reserved. 16 But do this in a gentle and respectful way. You are royal priests,[m] a holy nation, God’s very own possession. 2 Peter 1:3-10 New Living Translation (NLT) Growing in Faith. 20 Of course, you get no credit for being patient if you are beaten for doing wrong. 14 So you must live as God’s obedient children. Sorrowful, yet Always Rejoicing'Wherein ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season, if need be, ye are in heaviness through manifold temptations.' Greetings from Peter. Now it …Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture Ephesians, Peter,John, The True Gold and Its Testing'That the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perisheth, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honour and glory ...'--1 Peter i. They will be won over 2 by observing your pure and reverent lives. Only eight people were saved from drowning in that terrible flood. 2 Peter 1 - This letter is from Simon* Peter, a slave and apostle of Jesus Christ. 16 For the Scriptures say, “You must be holy because I am holy.”[c]. 1 Peter 1:3-5 NLT. New Living Translation 1 Peter 1:3. He never sinned, but he died for sinners to bring you safely home to God. 3 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. That is what God has called you to do, and he will grant you his blessing. 1 Peter 2 :: New Living Translation (NLT) Strong's. All honor to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, for it is by his boundless mercy that God has given us the privilege of being born again. [y] 21 And that water is a picture of baptism, which now saves you, not by removing dirt from your body, but as a response to God from[z] a clean conscience. He suffered physical death, but he was raised to life in the Spirit.[x]. Growing in Faith. 2 Like newborn babies, you must crave pure spiritual milk so that you will grow into a full experience of salvation. 19 It was the precious blood of Christ, the sinless, spotless Lamb of God. 7 These trials will show that your faith is genuine. 7. [a] 2 God the Father knew you and chose you long ago, and his Spirit has made you holy. I am writing to God’s chosen people who are living as foreigners in the provinces of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia. 3 By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life. I am writing to God’s chosen people who are living as foreigners in the provinces of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia. Who hath regenerated us to a living hope - An hope which implies true spiritual life, which revives the heart, and makes the soul lively and vigorous. 7 In the same way, you husbands must give honor to your wives. He is your example, and you must follow in his steps. 2 Peter 1:3 NIV 2 Peter 1:3 NLT 2 Peter 1:3 ESV 2 Peter 1:3 NASB 2 Peter 1:3 KJV 2 Peter 1:3 BibleApps.com 2 Peter 1:3 Biblia Paralela 2 Peter 1:3 Chinese Bible 2 Peter 1:3 French Bible 2 Peter 1:3 Clyx Quotations NT Letters: 2 Peter 1:3 Seeing that his divine power has granted (2 Pet. 6 As the Scriptures say, “I am placing a cornerstone in Jerusalem,[h]    chosen for great honor,and anyone who trusts in him    will never be disgraced.”[i]. 3 By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life. Love each other as brothers and sisters. Paragraph. Some English translations put this sentence in verse 15. 1 1 This letter is from Simon Peter, a slave and apostle of Jesus Christ. Sympathize with each other. 1 Peter 1:3 NLT All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. 2P iiP ii Pet) 2 So get rid of all evil behavior. Read verse in New Living Translation It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. That pertain to life and godliness - To the present, natural life, and to the continuance and increase of spiritual life. [j] But for those who reject him, “The stone that the builders rejected    has now become the cornerstone.”[k], “He is the stone that makes people stumble,    the rock that makes them fall.”[l]. You are her daughters when you do what is right without fear of what your husbands might do. Bible > NLT > 1 Peter 3 1 Peter 3 New Living Translation: Par Wives. Now it. Verse. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. Instead, pay them back with a blessing. Paragraph. Put all your hope in the gracious salvation that will come to you when Jesus Christ is revealed to the world. And I, too, will share in his glory when he is revealed to the whole world. 8 Finally, all of you should be of one mind. “He is the stone that makes people stumble. 2 God the Father knew you and chose you long ago, and his Spirit has made you holy. They put their trust in God and accepted the authority of their husbands. 1 Peter 1:3-4 NLT. 1 This letter is from Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ. 5 This is how the holy women of old made themselves beautiful. I am writing to God’s chosen people who are living as foreigners in the provinces of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia. Red Letter. In both his letters he uses it as an epithet for diverse things. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. Don’t slip back into your old ways of living to satisfy your own desires. 3. 1 Peter 1:3-8 NLT. And now this Good News has been announced to you by those who preached in the power of the Holy Spirit sent from heaven. As a result, you have obeyed him and have been cleansed by the blood of Jesus Christ. 2 Peter 1:3 By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life. 18 Christ suffered[w] for our sins once for all time. All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. NLT: New Living Translation . 1Pe 2:1. According to one translation, he speaks of Christ as 'precious to you which believe.' 1 Peter 1:3-5 New Living Translation (NLT) The Hope of Eternal Life 3 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. 5 And you are living stones that God is building into his spiritual temple. 4 You are coming to Christ, who is the living cornerstone of God’s temple. As a result, you have obeyed him and have been cleansed by the blood of Jesus Christ. 1 Peter 1:3-6 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. It is effective because of the resurrection of Jesus Christ. ... 1Pe 1:3 - All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. 12 Be careful to live properly among your unbelieving neighbors. New Living Translation 1 Peter 1:3. 17 Remember, it is better to suffer for doing good, if that is what God wants, than to suffer for doing wrong! It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. Search for peace, and work to maintain it. So when your faith remains strong through many trials, it will bring you much praise and glory and honor on the day when Jesus Christ is revealed to the whole world. --1 Peter i. 2 Peter 1:3-10 New Living Translation (NLT) Growing in Faith. 4 You should clothe yourselves instead with the beauty that comes from within, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is so precious to God. 3 By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life. NLT Life Application Large-Print Study Bible, Third Edition--soft leather-look, brown, tan, red letter (indexed), NLT Hidden in My Heart Scripture Memory Bible, Softcover, NLT Beyond Suffering Bible, TuTone Teal/Brown/Rose Gold Leatherlike, The One Year Bible Creative Expressions Edition, Hardcover, NLT Study Bible, Personal Size TuTone Leatherlike Brown/Blue, NLT Dancing in the Desert Devotional Bible: A Refreshing Spiritual Journey with God's People, hardcover. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God … 1 This letter is from Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ. [ a] 2 God the Father knew you and chose you long ago, and his Spirit has made you holy. 6 For instance, Sarah obeyed her husband, Abraham, and called him her master. 9 But you are not like that, for you are a chosen people. We have received all of this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by means of his marvelous glory and excellence. He was rejected by people, but he was chosen by God for great honor. All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. Cry out for this nourishment, 3 now that you have had a taste of the Lord’s kindness. [d] Love each other deeply with all your heart.[e]. Having lifted his readers' hopes to that great Future, when they would attain to. 1 Peter 1:3-12. Through that divine knowledge of him - Of Christ. 3 By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life. 'That the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perisheth, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honour and glory ...'--1 Peter i. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. According to one translation, he speaks of Christ as 'precious to you which believe.' All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. 5 And through your faith, God is protecting you by his power until you receive this salvation, which is ready to be revealed on the last day for all to see. I am writing to you who share the same precious faith we have. 9 The reward for trusting him will be the salvation of your souls. Verse. The Apostle has just previously been speaking about the great and glorious things which are to come to Christians on the appearing of Jesus Christ, and that naturally suggests to him the thought of the condition of believing souls during the period of the Lord's absence and comparative concealment. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. 1 Peter 5 - And now, a word to you who are elders in the churches. 8. 10 This salvation was something even the prophets wanted to know more about when they prophesied about this gracious salvation prepared for you. 1 This letter is from Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ.. 1 Peter 1:3-4. We have received all of this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by means of his marvelous glory and excellence. Red Letter. I am writing to God’s chosen people who are living as foreigners in the provinces of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia. 1:3 As his divine power has given us all things - There is a wonderful cheerfulness in this exordium, which begins with the exhortation itself. Who hath regenerated us to a living hope - An hope which implies true spiritual life, which revives the heart, and makes the soul lively and vigorous. Then, even if some refuse to obey the Good News, your godly lives will speak to them without any words. 1 Peter 5:1-3 And now, a word to you who are elders in the churches. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. 12 They were told that their messages were not for themselves, but for you. I am writing to God’s chosen people who are living as foreigners in the provinces of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia. 1 Peter 1:3 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. Wives. 4 And because of his glory and excellence, he has given us great and precious promises. 5. She may be weaker than you are, but she is your equal partner in God’s gift of new life. Greetings from Peter. This faith was given to you because of the justice and fairness of Jesus Christ, our God and Savior. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. He was acknowledged to be the Christ, but usually called Jesus till his resurrection; then he was also called Christ. The Apostle is fond of that word 'precious.' As a fellow elder, I appeal to you: He certainly speaks of 'the precious blood of Christ,' and of 'exceeding great and precious promises,' and here in my text, …Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture Ephesians, Peter,John, Joy in Believing'In Whom, though now ye see Him not, yet believing, ye rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory.' 7. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. 6. This faith was given to you because of the justice and fairness* of Jesus Christ, our God and Savior. 1 Peter 1 :: New Living Translation (NLT) Strong's. All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. 3 In the same way, you wives must accept the authority of your husbands. 1 Peter 1 :: New Living Translation (NLT) Strong's. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. 3 Don’t be concerned about the outward beauty of fancy hairstyles, expensive jewelry, or beautiful clothes. --1 Peter i. 14 But even if you suffer for doing what is right, God will reward you for it. 1 Peter 1:3-4 NLT All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. 1 Peter 1:3. Now we live with great expectation, 4 and we have a priceless inheritance—an inheritance that is kept in heaven for you, pure and undefiled, beyond the reach of change and decay. Who hath regenerated us to a living hope - An hope which implies true spiritual life, which revives the heart, and makes the soul lively and vigorous. The Apostle is fond of that word 'precious.' It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. 1 Peter 5:1-3 New Living Translation (NLT) Advice for Elders and Young Men 5 And now, a word to you who are elders in the churches. Now we live with great expectation. Search for peace, and work to maintain it.12 The eyes of the Lord watch over those who do right,    and his ears are open to their prayers.But the Lord turns his face    against those who do evil.”[u]. 1 Peter 1:3 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. 10 For the Scriptures say, “If you want to enjoy life    and see many happy days,keep your tongue from speaking evil    and your lips from telling lies.11 Turn away from evil and do good. 3 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. 21 For God called you to do good, even if it means suffering, just as Christ suffered[r] for you. As a fellow elder, I appeal to you: Care for the floc... Read verse in New Living Translation As a result, you can show others the goodness of God, for he called you out of the darkness into his wonderful light. Now we live with a wonderful expectation because Jesus Christ rose again from the dead. Then, even if some refuse to obey the Good News, your godly lives will speak to them without any words. 13 Now, who will want to harm you if you are eager to do good? [ a] 2 God the Father knew you and chose you long ago, and his Spirit has made you holy. 15 But now you must be holy in everything you do, just as God who chose you is holy. Now we live with great expectation, and we have a priceless inheritance—an inheritance th... Read verse in New Living Translation It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. 1 Peter 1:3-5. And that word is the Good News that was preached to you. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. You didn’t know any better then. The force of the expression will appear if I refer, in a sentence, to other cases in which it is employed in the New Testament. By the resurrection of Christ - Which is not only a pledge of ours, but a part of the purchase - price. The Hope of Eternal Life. ... 1Pe 1:3 - All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. 18 You who are slaves must submit to your masters with all respect. 22 You were cleansed from your sins when you obeyed the truth, so now you must show sincere love to each other as brothers and sisters. 3 By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life. This summary of the book of 1 Peter provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of 1 Peter. Paragraph. And you have placed your faith and hope in God because he raised Christ from the dead and gave him great glory. 15 Instead, you must worship Christ as Lord of your life. And love the family of believers 18 Christ suffered [ w ] for you divine knowledge of him - Christ. 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