1 Peter 4:1-6 NAS

Keep Fervent in Your Love

1 Therefore, since 1Christ has asuffered in the flesh, 2arm yourselves also with the same purpose, because 3he who has bsuffered in the flesh has ceased from sin,

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    • ¤ 4:1 - I.e. suffered death
    • ¥ 4:1 - I.e. suffered death
      2 4so as to live 5the rest of the time in the flesh no longer for the lusts of men, but for the 6will of God.

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      3 For 7the time already past is sufficient for you to have carried out the desire of the Gentiles, c8having pursued a course of sensuality, lusts, drunkenness, carousing, drinking parties and dabominable idolatries.

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        • ¦ 4:3 - Lit "having gone in"
        • § 4:3 - Lit "lawless"
          4 In all this, they are surprised that you do not run with them into the same excesses of 9dissipation, and they 10malign you;

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          5 but they will give account to Him who is ready to judge 11the living and the dead.

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          6 For 12the gospel has for this purpose been epreached even to those who are dead, that though they are judged in the flesh as men, they may live in the spirit according to the will of God.

          References for 1 Peter 4:6

            • ¨ 4:6 - I.e. preached in their lifetimes