1 Peter 4

Chapter 4

4:1  Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin;


Sin. (See Scofield "Romans 3:23") .

4:6  For for this cause was the gospel preached also to them that are dead, that they might be judged according to men in the flesh, but live according to God in the spirit.

that are dead

i.e. it was preached to them that are now dead.

4:8  And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins.


Sin. (See Scofield "Romans 3:23") .

4:10  As every man hath received the gift, even so minister the same one to another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.


Grace (imparted). 1 Peter 5:5 1 Peter 5:10 ; Romans 6:1 ; 2 Peter 3:18

4:18  And if the righteous scarcely be saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?


Righteousness. (See Scofield "Romans 10:10")

saved (See Scofield "Romans 1:16")

sinner Sin. (See Scofield "Romans 3:23") .