Parallel Bible results for 1 Peter 2:11-12

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1 Peter 2:11-12

NRS 11 Beloved, I urge you as aliens and exiles to abstain from the desires of the flesh that wage war against the soul. NIV 11 Dear friends, I urge you, as aliens and strangers in the world, to abstain from sinful desires, which war against your soul. NRS 12 Conduct yourselves honorably among the Gentiles, so that, though they malign you as evildoers, they may see your honorable deeds and glorify God when he comes to judge. NIV 12 Live such good lives among the pagans that, though they accuse you of doing wrong, they may see your good deeds and glorify God on the day he visits us.