7castingall your 1anxiety on Him, because He cares for you.
82Be of sober spirit, 3be on the alert. Your adversary, 4the devil, prowlsaroundlike a roaring5lion, seekingsomeone to devour.
9a6But resist him, 7firm in your faith, knowing that 8the sameexperiences of suffering are being accomplished by your bbrethren who are in the world.
After you have suffered9for a littlewhile, the 10God of allgrace, who 11called you to His 12eternalglory in Christ, will Himself13perfect, 14confirm, strengthen and establish you.
1115To Him be dominionforever and ever. Amen.
12Through16Silvanus, our faithfulbrotherc(for so I regard him), 17I have written to you briefly, exhorting and testifying that this is 18the truegrace of God. 19Standfirm in it!
She who is in Babylon, chosentogether with you, sends you greetings, and so does my son, 20Mark.
1421Greetoneanother with a kiss of love. 22Peace be to you allwho are in Christ.