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1 Peter 2:13-25

NIV 13 Submit yourselves for the Lord's sake to every authority instituted among men: whether to the king, as the supreme authority, NIV 13 Submit yourselves for the Lord's sake to every authority instituted among men: whether to the king, as the supreme authority, NIV 14 or to governors, who are sent by him to punish those who do wrong and to commend those who do right. NIV 14 or to governors, who are sent by him to punish those who do wrong and to commend those who do right. NIV 15 For it is God's will that by doing good you should silence the ignorant talk of foolish men. NIV 15 For it is God's will that by doing good you should silence the ignorant talk of foolish men. NIV 16 Live as free men, but do not use your freedom as a cover-up for evil; live as servants of God. NIV 16 Live as free men, but do not use your freedom as a cover-up for evil; live as servants of God. NIV 17 Show proper respect to everyone: Love the brotherhood of believers, fear God, honor the king. NIV 17 Show proper respect to everyone: Love the brotherhood of believers, fear God, honor the king. NIV 18 Slaves, submit yourselves to your masters with all respect, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are harsh. NIV 18 Slaves, submit yourselves to your masters with all respect, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are harsh. NIV 19 For it is commendable if a man bears up under the pain of unjust suffering because he is conscious of God. NIV 19 For it is commendable if a man bears up under the pain of unjust suffering because he is conscious of God. NIV 20 But how is it to your credit if you receive a beating for doing wrong and endure it? But if you suffer for doing good and you endure it, this is commendable before God. NIV 20 But how is it to your credit if you receive a beating for doing wrong and endure it? But if you suffer for doing good and you endure it, this is commendable before God. NIV 21 To this you were called, because Christ suffered for you, leaving you an example, that you should follow in his steps. NIV 21 To this you were called, because Christ suffered for you, leaving you an example, that you should follow in his steps. NIV 22 "He committed no sin, and no deceit was found in his mouth." NIV 22 "He committed no sin, and no deceit was found in his mouth." NIV 23 When they hurled their insults at him, he did not retaliate; when he suffered, he made no threats. Instead, he entrusted himself to him who judges justly. NIV 23 When they hurled their insults at him, he did not retaliate; when he suffered, he made no threats. Instead, he entrusted himself to him who judges justly. NIV 24 He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; by his wounds you have been healed. NIV 24 He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; by his wounds you have been healed. NIV 25 For you were like sheep going astray, but now you have returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls. NIV 25 For you were like sheep going astray, but now you have returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.