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1 Peter 2:12 LEB

12 maintaining your good conduct among the Gentiles, so that in [the things] in which they slander you as evildoers, by seeing your good deeds they may glorify God on the day of visitation.

Study tools for 1 Peter 2:12

  • a 2:3 - A quotation from Ps 34:8
  • b 2:9 - Or "people," or "generation," or "nation"
  • c 2:10 - This verse contains quotations from Hos 1:6, 9; 2:23
  • d 2:11 - *Literally "the"; the Greek article is used here as a possessive pronoun
  • e 2:13 - Or "to the emperor"
  • f 2:15 - *Here "[by]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("doing good") which is understood as means
  • g 2:16 - *Literally "the"; the Greek article is used here as a possessive pronoun
  • h 2:17 - Or "the emperor"
  • i 2:18 - *Literally "the"; the Greek article is used here as a possessive pronoun
  • j 2:19 - *Here "[while]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("suffering") which is understood as temporal
  • k 2:20 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("sin") which is understood as temporal
  • l 2:20 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("do good") which is understood as temporal
  • m 2:22 - This verse contains quotations from Isa 53:9
  • n 2:23 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("was reviled") which is understood as temporal
  • o 2:23 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("suffering") which is understood as temporal