1 Peter 4:12 AMP. 13 But insofar as you are sharing Christ’s sufferings, keep on rejoicing, so that when His glory [filled with His radiance and splendor] is revealed, you may rejoice with great joy. Keep Fervent In Your Love. 1 Peter 1:5-8. who by God's power are being guarded through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time. the fiery. Amplified Study Bible, Large Print, Imitation Leather, Brown, Amplified Thinline Holy Bible--bonded leather, burgundy, Amplified Compact Holy Bible--soft leather-look, camel/burgundy. 7 The end and culmination of all things is near. 9 Practice hospitality to one another (those of the household of faith). Human nature dislikes and is suspicious of anyone who is different. 6 For this is why the good news [of salvation] was preached [in their lifetimes] even to those who are dead, that though they were judged in the flesh as men are, they may live in the spirit according to [the will and purpose of] God. 7 But the end and culmination of all things has now come near; keep sound minded and self-restrained and alert therefore for [the practice of] prayer. living [unrestrained as you have done] in a course of [shameless] sensuality, lusts, drunkenness, carousing, drinking parties, and wanton idolatries. 1 Peter 4 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC) 4 So, since Christ suffered in the flesh [ a]for us, for you, arm yourselves with the same thought and [ b]purpose [patiently to suffer rather than fail to please God]. A right relation of the heart toward God and man, 1:13-2:10. 2 As a result, they do not live the rest of their earthly lives for evil human desires, but rather for the will of God. Since Christ suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves also with the same mind: The commitment God calls us to have is nothing greater than the commitment Jesus had in enduring suffering for our salvation. 1 Peter 5. 11 Whoever speaks [to the congregation], is to do so as one who speaks the oracles (utterances, the very words) of God. Jesus' phrase in the beatitude, "for righteousness' sake," calls upon us to examine ourselves honestly before God both before and after we are opposed. 17 For the time [has arrived] for judgment to begin with the household of God; and if it begins with us, what will [be] the end of those who do not respect or believe or obey the good news (the Gospel) of God? 4 So, since Christ suffered in the flesh [a]for us, for you, arm yourselves with the same thought and [b]purpose [patiently to suffer rather than fail to please God]. 1 Peter 4:10-11 Amplified Bible (AMP) 10 Just as each one of you has received a special gift [a spiritual talent, an ability graciously given by God], employ it in serving one another as [is appropriate for] good stewards of God’s multi-faceted grace [faithfully using the diverse, varied gifts and abilities granted to Christians by God’s unmerited favor]. This Greek word was used to describe the taut, stretched muscles of a runner winning his race. 4 Therefore, since [a]Christ suffered in the flesh [and died for us], arm yourselves [like warriors] with the same purpose [being willing to suffer for doing what is right and pleasing God], because whoever has suffered in the flesh [being like-minded with Christ] is done with [intentional] sin [having stopped pleasing the world], 2 so that he can no longer spend the rest of his natural life living for human appetites and desires, but [lives] for the will and purpose of God. Interlinear Bible © 2011 - 2018 by Biblos.com in cooperation with Helps Ministries Section Headings Courtesy INT Bible © 2012, Used by Permission Bible Hub 2 As a result, they do not live the rest of their earthly lives for evil human desires, but rather for the will of God. II. 6 For this is why the good news (the Gospel) was preached [[d]in their lifetime] even to the dead, that though judged in fleshly bodies as men are, they might live in the spirit as God does. He had the entire host of heaven at His disposal yet never lifted a finger in His own defense! 5 But they will have to give an account to Him Who is ready to judge and pass sentence on the living and the dead. 4 They are astonished and think it very queer that you do not now run hand in hand with them in the same excesses of dissipation, and they abuse [you]. 1 Peter 4:1-19. 4 1 Therefore, since Christ suffered in his body, arm yourselves also with the same attitude, because whoever suffers in the body is done with sin. 19 Therefore, those who are ill-treated and suffer in accordance with God’s will must do right and commit their souls [in charge as a deposit] to the One Who created [them] and will never fail [them]. Right conduct in life relations, 2:11-3:12. 2. Amplified Bible (AMP) Bible Book List. “Christian” occurs only here and in Acts 11:26; 26:28. He threw the moneychangers out of the Temple, not because they were threatening Him, but because they were desecrating His Father's house. Keep Fervent in Your Love. Since a disciple is not above His Master, a follower can hardly expect to escape some form of what the Master received. 1 Peter 1:4 (Amplified® Bible) A.F.V ... 1 Peter 1:1-4. Living for God. 1 Peter 1:7 (C) 19 Therefore, those who are ill-treated and suffer in accordance with the will of God must [continue to] do right and commit their souls [for safe-keeping] to the faithful Creator. 10 As each of you has received a gift (a particular spiritual talent, a gracious divine endowment), employ it for one another as [befits] good trustees of God’s many-sided grace [faithful stewards of the [f]extremely diverse powers and gifts granted to Christians by unmerited favor]. 4 Therefore, since [ a]Christ suffered in the flesh [and died for us], arm yourselves [like warriors] with the same purpose [being willing to suffer for doing what is right and pleasing God], because whoever has suffered in the flesh [being like-minded with Christ] is done with [intentional] sin [having stopped pleasing the world], 2 so that he can no longer spend the rest of his … 1 Peter 2 A Living Stone and a Holy People. Amen. Click Verse Reference to Study Verse In-Depth! 1 Peter 4. 2 k Like newborn infants , long for the pure spiritual l milk , that by it you may grow up into salvation — 3 if indeed you have m tasted that the Lord is good . III. [Be hospitable, be a lover of strangers, with brotherly affection for the unknown guests, the foreigners, the poor, and all others who come your way who are of Christ’s body.] For whoever has suffered in the flesh [having the mind of Christ] is done with [intentional] sin [has stopped pleasing himself and the world, and pleases God], Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our NEW "Know the Bible" series. 4 In [connection with] all this, they [the unbelievers] are resentful and surprised that you do not [think like them, value their values and] run [hand in hand] with them into the same excesses of dissipation and immoral freedom, and they criticize and abuse and ridicule you and … Good Stewards of God's Grace. 18 And if it is difficult for the righteous to be saved, what will become of the godless and the sinner? 3 For the time already past is [more than] enough for doing what the [unsaved] Gentiles like to do—[b]living [unrestrained as you have done] in a course of [shameless] sensuality, lusts, drunkenness, carousing, drinking parties, and wanton idolatries. 15 But let none of you suffer as a murderer or a thief or any sort of criminal, or as a mischief-maker (a meddler) in the affairs of others [infringing on their rights]. For whoever has suffered in the flesh [having [c]the mind of Christ] is done with [intentional] sin [has stopped pleasing himself and the world, and pleases God]. 8 Above all, have [c]fervent and unfailing love for one another, because love covers a multitude of sins [it overlooks unkindness and unselfishly seeks the best for others]. 2 So that he can no longer spend the rest of his natural life living by [his] human appetites and desires, but [he lives] for what God wills. 1 Peter 4:1-2. And [in each instance] do it ungrudgingly (cordially and graciously, without complaining but as representing Him). 13 But insofar as you are sharing Christ’s sufferings, rejoice, so that when His glory [full of radiance and splendor] is revealed, you may also rejoice with triumph [exultantly]. 'S sufferings is urged for purity and holiness the glory and dominion forever and ever ( through endless ages.! Are being guarded through faith for a salvation ready to be saved what... 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