1 Peter 3:1-9 NAS

Godly Living

1 1In the same way, you wives, 2be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be 3won without a word by the behavior of their wives,

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2 as they observe your chaste and arespectful behavior.

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    • “ 3:2 - Lit "with respect"
      3 4Your adornment must not be merely external -braiding the hair, and wearing gold jewelry, or putting on dresses;

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      4 but let it be 5the hidden person of the heart, with the imperishable quality of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is precious in the sight of God.

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      5 For in this way in former times the holy women also, 6who hoped in God, used to adorn themselves, being submissive to their own husbands;

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      6 just as Sarah obeyed Abraham, 7calling him lord, and you have become her children if you do what is right b8without * being frightened by any fear.

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        • ” 3:6 - Lit "and are not"
          7 9You husbands in the same way, live with your wives in an understanding way, as with c10someone weaker, since she is a woman; and show her honor as a fellow heir of the grace of life, so that your prayers will not be hindered.

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            • • 3:7 - Lit "a weaker vessel"
              8 dTo sum up, 11all of you be harmonious, sympathetic, 12brotherly, 13kindhearted, and 14humble in spirit;

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              9 15not returning evil for evil or 16insult for insult, but egiving a 17blessing instead; for 18you were called for the very purpose that you might 19inherit a blessing.

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