1 Peter 4:3

Monday, 2 December 2019

For we have spent enough of our past lifetime in doing the will of the Gentiles—when we walked in lewdness, lusts, drunkenness, revelries, drinking parties, and abominable idolatries. 1 Peter 4:3

Peter now expands on his previous thought concerning no longer living for the lusts of the flesh, and instead living for the will of God.Read the rest

1 Peter 4:1

Saturday, 30 November 2019

Therefore, since Christ suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves also with the same mind, for he who has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin, 1 Peter 4:1

The words “for us” are not in all Greek manuscripts and are debatable, but the point is made either way – Christ suffered, and His suffering was not for His own misdeeds, but for those of others.Read the rest

1 Peter 3:21

Thursday, 28 November 2019

There is also an antitype which now saves us—baptism (not the removal of the filth of the flesh, but the answer of a good conscience toward God), through the resurrection of Jesus Christ, 1 Peter 3:21

Peter just referred to “the days of Noah, while the ark was being prepared, in which a few, that is, eight souls, were saved through water.”… Read the rest

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