For 1it is better, 2ifaGod should will it so, that you suffer for doing what is rightratherthan for doing what is wrong.
For 3Christalsodied for sins4once for all, the just for the unjust, so that He might 5bring us to God, having been put to death6in the flesh, but madealive7in the bspirit ;
in cwhichalso He went and madeproclamation to the spirits now in prison,
who once were disobedient, when the 8patience of God9kept waiting in the days of Noah, during the construction of 10the ark, in which a few, that is, 11eight12persons, were broughtsafelythrough the dwater.
2113Corresponding to that, baptismnowsaves you-14not the removal of dirt from the flesh, but an appeal to Godefor a 15goodconscience-through16the resurrection of JesusChrist,
2217who is at the righthand of God, 18having gone into heaven, 19after angels and authorities and powers had been subjected to Him.