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1 Peter 3:16 LEB

16 But [do so] with courtesy and respect, having a good conscience, so that in [the things] in which you are slandered, the ones who malign your good conduct in Christ may be put to shame.

Study tools for 1 Peter 3:16

  • a 3:2 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("see") which is understood as temporal
  • b 3:3 - Literally "of whom," referring to the wives
  • c 3:5 - *Here "[by]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("being subject") which is understood as means
  • d 3:6 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("do good") which is understood as temporal
  • e 3:7 - Literally "according to knowledge"
  • f 3:12 - Verses 10-12 are a quotation from Ps 34:12-16
  • g 3:14 - The second half of this verse contains a quotation from Isa 8:12
  • h 3:17 - Literally "if the will of God wills"
  • i 3:20 - *Here "[while]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("was being constructed")
  • j 3:21 - Literally "which"