7so that the a1proof of your faith, being moreprecious than gold which bis perishable, 2eventhoughtested by fire, 3may be found to result in praise and glory and honor at 4the revelation of JesusChrist ;
and 5though you have not seen Him, you 6love Him, and though you do not see Him now, but believe in Him, you greatlyrejoice with joyinexpressible and cfull of glory,
9obtaining as 7the outcome of your faith the salvation of dyour souls.
108As to thissalvation, the prophets who 9prophesied of the 10grace that would come to you madecarefulsearches and inquiries,
11eseeking to knowwhatpersonortime11the Spirit of Christwithin them was indicating as He 12predicted the sufferings of Christ and the gloriesfto follow .
It was revealed to them that they were not servingthemselves, but you, in thesethingswhichnow have been announced to you throughthose who 13preached the gospel to you by 14the HolySpiritsent from heaven -things into which15angelslong to glook.
13Therefore, h16prepare your minds for action, i17keepsober in spirit, fix your 18hopecompletely on the 19gracejto be brought to you at 20the revelation of JesusChrist.
As k21obedientchildren, do not l22be conformed to the formerlusts which were yours in your 23ignorance,
but m24like the HolyOne who called you, n25be holyyourselvesalso26in all your behavior ;
16because it is written, "27YOU SHALL BE HOLY, FOR I AM HOLY."
17If you 28address as Father the One who 29impartially30judgesaccording to eachone'swork, conduct yourselves 31in fear during the time of your 32stay on earth;