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1 Peter 4:12-16

NIV 12 Dear friends, do not be surprised at the painful trial you are suffering, as though something strange were happening to you. NIV 12 Dear friends, do not be surprised at the painful trial you are suffering, as though something strange were happening to you. NIV 13 But rejoice that you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed. NIV 13 But rejoice that you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed. NIV 14 If you are insulted because of the name of Christ, you are blessed, for the Spirit of glory and of God rests on you. NIV 14 If you are insulted because of the name of Christ, you are blessed, for the Spirit of glory and of God rests on you. NIV 15 If you suffer, it should not be as a murderer or thief or any other kind of criminal, or even as a meddler. NIV 15 If you suffer, it should not be as a murderer or thief or any other kind of criminal, or even as a meddler. NIV 16 However, if you suffer as a Christian, do not be ashamed, but praise God that you bear that name. NIV 16 However, if you suffer as a Christian, do not be ashamed, but praise God that you bear that name.