1 Peter 5:6-9 NIV

6 Humble yourselves, therefore, under God's mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time.1

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7 Cast all your anxiety on him2 because he cares for you.3

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8 Be self-controlled4 and alert. Your enemy the devil prowls around5 like a roaring lion6 looking for someone to devour.

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9 Resist him,7 standing firm in the faith,8 because you know that your brothers throughout the world are undergoing the same kind of sufferings.9

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