1 Peter 2:20-25 NIV

20 But how is it to your credit if you receive a beating for doing wrong and endure it? But if you suffer for doing good and you endure it, this is commendable before God.1

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21 To this2 you were called,3 because Christ suffered for you,4 leaving you an example,5 that you should follow in his steps.

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22 "He committed no sin,6 and no deceit was found in his mouth."a7

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    • e 2:22 - Isaiah 53:9
      23 When they hurled their insults at him,8 he did not retaliate; when he suffered, he made no threats.9 Instead, he entrusted himself10 to him who judges justly.11

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      24 He himself bore our sins12 in his body on the tree,13 so that we might die to sins14 and live for righteousness; by his wounds you have been healed.15

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      25 For you were like sheep going astray,16 but now you have returned to the Shepherd17 and Overseer of your souls.18

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