This week finishes with 1 Peter 3:13-17 v13: The implication of this verse is this: if we become imitators of good then there is no need for us to worry about those who want to do evil to us, or even to worry about the evil itself. Followers or imitators: A word of practice (behaviour).
On to 1 Peter 3:8-12 v8: (literally) “The end is that all (of you) need to think in the same way, being sympathetic, having brotherly love for one another, be compassionate, be courteous.” The end: Peter is making a summary statement. This is our objective or goal. All (of you): All believers Think in the
On to 1 Peter 3:1-6 A covenant (a binding agreement that contains promises) is precious to G-d. There are numerous kinds of covenants in the Bible – one of which is the marriage covenant. Each covenant carries terms and conditions or expectations. v1: Wives [γυναῖκες (gynaikes)]: This is a generic word for ‘woman’. In the