1 Peter 2:15-25 KJV

15 For so is the will of God, that with well doing ye may put to silence the ignorance of foolish men:
16 As free, and not usinga your liberty for a cloke of maliciousness, but as the servants of God.

References for 1 Peter 2:16

    • h 2:16 - using: Gr. having
      17 Honour allb men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king.

      References for 1 Peter 2:17

        • i 2:17 - Honour all: or, Esteem all
          19 For this is thankworthy,c if a man for conscience toward God endure grief, suffering wrongfully.

          References for 1 Peter 2:19

            • j 2:19 - thankworthy: or, thank
              20 For what glory is it, if, when ye be buffeted for your faults , ye shall take it patiently ? but if, when ye do well , and suffer for it, ye take it patiently , this is acceptabled with God.

              References for 1 Peter 2:20

                • k 2:20 - acceptable: or, thank
                  21 For even hereunto were ye called : because Christ also suffered for us,e leaving us an example, that ye should follow his steps:

                  References for 1 Peter 2:21

                    • l 2:21 - for us: some read, for you
                      23 Who, when he was reviled , reviled not again ; when he suffered , he threatened not; but committed himself to him that judgeth righteously:
                      24 Who his own self bare our sins in his own body onf the tree, that we , being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed .

                      References for 1 Peter 2:24

                        • m 2:24 - on: or, to