Thematic Bible

1 Peter 3:1 (show verse)

Likewise the wives, being subordinate to their own husbands, so that even if any are disobedient to the word, they will be gained without a word by the behavior of the wives,

1 Peter 3:2 (show verse)

observing, in fear, your pure behavior.

1 Peter 3:3 (show verse)

Of which let it not be the outward world of braiding of hair, and of wearing of gold, or of putting on apparel,

1 Peter 3:4 (show verse)

but the hidden man of the heart, in the incorruptible, of the meek and quiet spirit, which is very precious in the sight of God.

1 Peter 3:5 (show verse)

For this way formerly also, the holy women, trusting in God, adorned themselves, being subordinate to their own husbands,

1 Peter 3:6 (show verse)

as Sarah obeyed Abraham, calling him lord, whose children ye became, doing good, and not being afraid of anything fearful.

1 Peter 3:7 (show verse)

Likewise the husbands living together knowledgably, as with a weaker vessel, apportioning worth to the female as also joint-heirs of the grace of life, for your prayers not to be hindered.

1 Peter 3:8 (show verse)

And finally, all be like-minded, sympathetic, brother-loving, compassionate, friendly,

1 Peter 3:9 (show verse)

not rendering evil for evil, or reviling for reviling, but instead giving praise, knowing that ye were called for this, so that ye might inherit a blessing.

1 Peter 3:10 (show verse)

For he who wants to love life, and see good days, let him restrain his tongue from evil, and his lips not to speak deceit.

1 Peter 3:11 (show verse)

Let him turn away from evil, and do good. Let him seek peace, and pursue it.

1 Peter 3:12 (show verse)

Because the eyes of Lord are toward the righteous, and his ears to their supplication, but the face of Lord is against men who do evil things.

1 Peter 3:13 (show verse)

And who is he who will harm you, if ye become imitators of the good?

1 Peter 3:14 (show verse)

But even if ye should suffer because of righteousness, ye are blessed. But do not fear their terror nor be shaken,

1 Peter 3:15 (show verse)

but sanctify the Lord God in your hearts. And always be ready for a defense to every man who asks you a word about the hope in you, with mildness and fear.

1 Peter 3:16 (show verse)

Having a good conscience, so that, in what they speak against you as of evil-doers, they may be ashamed, those who revile your good behavior in Christ.

1 Peter 3:17 (show verse)

For it is better to suffer doing good, if the will of God desires, than for doing evil.

1 Peter 3:18 (show verse)

Because Christ also once suffered for sins, a righteous man for unrighteous men, so that he might bring you to God. Having indeed been killed in flesh, but made alive in spirit,

1 Peter 3:19 (show verse)

in which also, having gone, he preached to the spirits in prison

1 Peter 3:20 (show verse)

who were disobedient formerly, when the longsuffering of God waited in the days of Noah who prepared an ark in which a few, that is, eight souls were saved through water.

1 Peter 3:21 (show verse)

Which counterpart--immersion--now also saves us, not the putting away of filth of flesh, but an appeal of a good conscience toward God, through the resurrection of Jesus Christ,

1 Peter 3:22 (show verse)

who is at the right hand of God, having gone into heaven, agents, and positions of authority, and powers having been subordinated to him.