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1 Peter 3:9 NIV

9 Do not repay evil with evil or insult with insult. On the contrary, repay evil with blessing, because to this you were called so that you may inherit a blessing.

References for 1 Peter 3:9

Study tools for 1 Peter 3:9

  • a 3:12 - Psalm 34:12-16
  • b 3:14 - Or "fear what they fear"
  • c 3:14 - Isaiah 8:12
  • d 3:19 - Or "alive in the spirit, " 19"in which also"
  • e 3:21 - Or "but an appeal to God for a clear conscience"