1 Peter 4:12 CSB

Christian Suffering

12 Dear friends, when the fiery ordeala arises among you to test you, don't be surprised by it, as if something unusual were happening to you.b

References for 1 Peter 4:12

    • u 4:12 - Lit the burning
    • v 4:12 - 1 Pt 1:6-7

      Study tools for 1 Peter 4:12

      • a 4:1 - Other mss read suffered for us
      • b 4:1 - In the flesh probably means "in human existence"; see 1 Pt 3:18.
      • c 4:1 - Or perspective, or attitude
      • d 4:1 - In the flesh probably means "in human existence"; see 1 Pt 3:18.
      • e 4:1 - Or the one who has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin
      • f 4:1 - Rm 6:2,7
      • g 4:2 - In the flesh probably means "in human existence"; see 1 Pt 3:18.
      • h 4:2 - Lit for desires of human beings
      • i 4:3 - Or Gentiles
      • j 4:3 - Rm 13:13; Gl 5:19-21; Eph 2:2-3; Ti 3:3
      • k 4:4 - Lit you don't run with them into the same pouring out
      • l 4:5 - Ac 10:42; Rm 14:9; 2 Tm 4:1
      • m 4:6 - Or in the flesh
      • n 4:6 - Or in the spirit
      • o 4:7 - Rm 13:11-12; 1 Jn 2:18
      • p 4:8 - Jms 5:20
      • q 4:8 - Pr 10:12
      • r 4:10 - 1 Co 12:7
      • s 4:11 - Rm 12:6-8; 1 Co 15:58
      • t 4:11 - 1 Co 10:31
      • u 4:12 - Lit the burning
      • v 4:12 - 1 Pt 1:6-7
      • w 4:13 - Ac 5:41
      • x 4:14 - Ps 89:50-51; Ac 5:41; 1 Pt 2:20
      • y 4:14 - Isaiah 11:2; Ac 5:41; 1 Pt 2:20
      • z 4:14 - Other mss add He is blasphemed because of them, but He is glorified because of you.
      • { 4:15 - Or as one who defrauds others
      • | 4:17 - Jr 25:29; Ezk 9:6
      • } 4:17 - 2 Th 1:8; 1 Pt 2:8
      • ~ 4:18 - Pr 11:31 LXX
      •  4:19 - Ps 31:5