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4:1 Forasmuch then as Christ suffered in the flesh, arm ye yourselves also with the same mind; for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin;
4:3 For the time past may suffice to have wrought the desire of the Gentiles, and to have walked in lasciviousness, lusts, winebibbings, revellings, carousings, and abominable idolatries:
4:4 wherein they think strange that ye run not with [them] into the same excess of riot, speaking evil of [of]:
4:5 who shall give account to him that is ready to judge the living and the dead.
4:8 above all things being fervent in your love among yourselves; for love covereth a multitude of sins:
4:9 using hospitality one to another without murmuring:
4:11 if any man speaketh, [speaking] as it were oracles of God; is any man ministereth, [ministering] as of the strength which God supplieth: that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, whose is the glory and the dominion for ever and ever. Amen.
4:12 Beloved, think it not strange concerning the fiery trial among you, which cometh upon you to prove you, as though a strange thing happened unto you:
4:13 but insomuch as ye are partakers of Christ`s sufferings, rejoice; that at the revelation of his glory also ye may rejoice with exceeding joy.
4:14 If ye are reproached for the name of Christ, blessed [are ye]; because the [Spirit] of glory and the Spirit of God resteth upon you.
4:15 For let none of you suffer as a murderer, or a thief, or an evil-doer, or as a meddler in other men`s matters:
4:18 And if the righteous is scarcely saved, where shall the ungodly and sinner appear?
4:19 Wherefore let them also that suffer according to the will of God commit their souls in well-doing unto a faithful Creator.