1 Peter 1:22

22 Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for 1a sincere brotherly love, 2love one another earnestly from a pure heart,

1 Peter 1:22 In-Context

20 He was foreknown before the foundation of the world but was made manifest in the last times for the sake of you
21 who through him are believers in God, who raised him from the dead and gave him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God.
22 Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for a sincere brotherly love, love one another earnestly from a pure heart,
23 since you have been born again, not of perishable seed but of imperishable, through the living and abiding word of God;
24 for "All flesh is like grass and all its glory like the flower of grass. The grass withers, and the flower falls,

Cross References 2

  • 1. Romans 12:9; See Hebrews 13:1
  • 2. 1 Timothy 1:5
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