|New Revised Standard (NRS)
||New International Version (NIV)
12 urging and encouraging you and pleading that you lead a life worthy of God, who calls you into his own kingdom and glory.
12 encouraging, comforting and urging you to live lives worthy of God, who calls you into his kingdom and glory.
|New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright 1989, Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved. (New Revised Standard Bible Version Online)
||Scripture quoted by permission. Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. NIV®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 by Biblica. All rights reserved worldwide. (New International Version Bible Online)