1 Peter 1:12; 1 Peter 1:16; 1 Peter 1:18; 1 Peter 2:3; 1 Peter 2:15; 1 Peter 2:21; 1 Peter 3:9; 1 Peter 3:12; 1 Peter 3:18; 1 Peter 4:1; 1 Peter 4:8; 1 Peter 4:14; 1 Peter 4:17; 1 Peter 5:5; 1 Peter 5:7-8
Unto whom it was revealed , that not unto themselves, but unto us they did minister the things, which are now reported unto you by them that have preached the gospel unto you with the Holy Ghost sent down from heaven; which things the angels desire to look into.
Because it is written , Be ye holy; for I am holy.
Forasmuch as ye know that ye were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver and gold, from your vain conversation received by tradition from your fathers;
If so be ye have tasted that the Lord is gracious.
For so is the will of God, that with well doing ye may put to silence the ignorance of foolish men:
For even hereunto were ye called : because Christ also suffered for us, leaving us an example, that ye should follow his steps:
Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called , that ye should inherit a blessing .
For the eyes of the Lord are over the righteous, and his ears are open unto their prayers: but the face of the Lord is against them that do evil.
For Christ also hath once suffered for sins, the just for the unjust, that he might bring us to God, being put to death in the flesh, but quickened by the Spirit:
Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin;
And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins.
If ye be reproached for the name of Christ, happy are ye; for the spirit of glory and of God resteth upon you: on their part he is evil spoken of , but on your part he is glorified .
For the time is come that judgment must begin at the house of God: and if it first begin at us, what shall the end be of them that obey not the gospel of God?
Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble.
Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you.
Be sober , be vigilant ; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about , seeking whom he may devour :