Likewise, ye younger, be subject to the elder; yea, all of you gird on the lowly mind to serve one another; because "God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the lowly."
But He giveth more grace Wherefore, the Scripture says, "God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the humble."
in brotherly love being tenderly affectionate one to another; in honor, preferring one another;
but put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfill its desires.
doing nothing through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind, each esteeming others better than himself;
Put on, therefore, as God's elect, holy and beloved, tender affections of compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, long-suffering;
Obey those who are your leaders, and submit to them; for they watch in behalf of your souls, as those who are to give an account; that they may do this with joy, and not with sighing; for this would be unprofitable for you.
whose adorning, let it not be the outward one of braiding of hair and of wearing of golden ornaments, or of putting on apparel;
Christ, therefore, having suffered in flesh, do ye also arm yourselves with the same mind; because he who suffered in flesh has ceased from sin;
who shall render an account to Him Who is ready to judge the living and the dead.