1 Peter 5:3 LEB

3 and not as lording it over {those under your care}, but being examples for the flock.

References for 1 Peter 5:3

    • b 5:3 - Literally "the portion"

      Study tools for 1 Peter 5:3

      • a 5:1 - *The conjunction "[and]" is supplied here to make it clear that the following phrase refers also to the author of the letter and not to Christ
      • b 5:3 - Literally "the portion"
      • c 5:4 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("appears")
      • d 5:7 - Literally "it is a care to him"
      • e 5:9 - Literally "to whom resist"
      • f 5:9 - Literally "the"; the Greek article is used here as a possessive pronoun
      • g 5:9 - *Here "[because]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("know") which is understood as causal
      • h 5:10 - Some manuscripts have "in Christ Jesus"
      • i 5:10 - *Here "[after]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("have suffered") which is understood as temporal
      • j 5:11 - Literally "to the ages of the ages"
      • k 5:11 - Some manuscripts have "forever" (literally "to the ages")
      • l 5:12 - Literally "by a few"