Also included links to commentaries, concordances, dictionaries, encyclopedia and lexicons. (b) It is argued that Jesus preached to the fallen angels, and preached, not salvation, but final and awful doom. In the Book of Enoch it is said that he was sent down from heaven to announce to these angels their final doom (Enoch 12: 1) and that he proclaimed that for them, because of their sin, there was neither peace nor forgiveness ever (Enoch 12 and 13). A cultivated Greek believed that it was the mark of an intelligent man that he was able to give and to receive a logos (Greek #3056) concerning his actions and belief. For, in the nature of things, he may lose these things at any moment. ", THE SAVING WORK OF CHRIST (1 Peter 3:17-22; 1 Peter 4:1-6). 3:1-2 Likewise, you wives, be submissive to your husbands, so that, if there are any who refuse to believe the word, they may be won for Christ without a word because they have seen your pure and reverent behaviour. Through him we have access to God the Father (Ephesians 2:18). She is a fellow-heir of the grace of life. What Peter literally says is that baptism is an antitype of Noah and his people in the ark. Always be ready to make your defense to anyone who demands from you an accounting for the hope that is in you; He was himself daily expecting such a death." In the Roman moral code all the obligation was on the wife and all the privilege with the husband. The highly developed hieroglyphic writing existed already in Egypt, as its origins can be traced back to 3000 BC.The Sumerian pictograms and the Assyrian-Babylonian cuneiform also date back that far. In any case, the coincidence with 1 Peter 1:10-12 must not be overlooked. 1 Peter 2:12 , note, but every one also ought to be prepared to make confession .— τῷ αἰτοῦντι , to him that asketh ) Among the Gentiles some were openly wicked, 1 Peter 3:16 ; others were in doubt. He has always been a fascinating and mysterious person. What, then, can they do but devote their time to adornment and to dress?" Because we are men, there come physical suffering, death, sorrow, distress of mind and weariness and pain of body. May e grace and f peace be multiplied to you.. Born Again to a Living Hope. Even in the Jewish synagogue they had no share in the service, and in the orthodox synagogue still have none. Through him we have boldness and access and confidence to come to God (Ephesians 3:12). Keep your conscience clear, so that, when you are abused, those who revile your good behaviour in Christ may be put to shame. To those who are elect exiles of a the Dispersion in Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia, 2 according to b the foreknowledge of God the Father, c in the sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience to Jesus Christ and d for sprinkling with his blood:. (The Living Stone and a Chosen People. Chapter 6:9: This is the history of Noah, 4. If there is no other name by which men may be saved, what is to happen to those who never heard it? கர்த்தராகிய தேவனை உங்கள் இருதயங்களில் பரிசுத்தம்பண்ணுங்கள்; உங்களிலிருக்கிற நம்பிக்கையைக்குறித்து உங்களிடத்தில் விசாரித்துக் கேட்� (i) There are those who wish to eliminate it altogether. The death of Christ upon the Cross, however we explain it, avails to restore the lost relationship between God and man. 1 Peter 3:15 15 but g in your hearts honor Christ the Lord as holy, h always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and i … Plug in, Turn on and Be En light ened! 1 Peter 3:15 New King James Version (NKJV). NLT Hands-On Bible, Softcover. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. (i) Baptism is not merely a physical cleansing; it is a spiritual cleansing of the whole heart and soul and life. Choose a verse from '1 Peter 5' to begin your 'Verse-by-Verse' study of God's Word using the more than 100 commentaries available on This is not only one of the most difficult passages in Peter's letter, it is one of the most difficult in the whole New Testament; and it is also the basis of one of the most difficult articles in the creed, "He descended into Hell." It means that the work of Christ is infinite in its range. (iv) Fourth, Peter sets compassion. Pearls were loved most of all. 1 Peter 3:5 ‘For in this way in former times the holy women also, who hoped in God, used to adorn themselves, being submissive to their own husbands.’ ‘For in this way’-i.e. (ii) Second, Peter sets sympathy. Already in the Old Testament it often refers to the whole Pentateuch, the Thora, i.e., the first part of the Old Testament. By his characters and names. Our Price: $14.99 Save: $5.00 (25%) Buy Now. 3 Dear friends, this is now my second letter to you. (iii) His defence must be given with reverence. Different interpreters limit that preaching in different ways. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. That is to say, any argument in which the Christian is involved must be carried on in a tone which God can hear with joy. Here is a tremendous thought. 2 indem sie euren in Furcht reinen Wandel angeschaut haben! It is not to be explained in terms of a swoon on the Cross, or anything like that. We are sanctified through the offering of the body of Christ once and for all (Hebrews 10:10). It is by the silent preaching of the loveliness of her life that she must break down the barriers of prejudice and hostility, and win her husband for her new Master. Sprache ändern {{#items}} {{local_title}} {{/items}} ← Sprache. A Christian wife of those times lived in a society where she would be tempted to senseless extravagance and where she might well go in fear of the caprices of her heathen husband; but she must live in selfless service, in goodness and in serene trust. What Peter is saying is: "Love goodness with that passionate intensity with which the most fanatical patriot loves his country." Not only in Genesis, but in the whole Old Testament occur mainly two names of God: God (Hebrew: Elohim) and Jehovah (Hebrew JHWH: The Eternal One, probably to be pronounced Yahweh). But respond with gentleness and respect, These two names do not however, as many critics think, point to different authors or reports, which would have been compiled by later "editors", but are a proof for the divine inspiration of Scripture. 1. Chapter 29:1-31:55 Jacob's stay with Laban, Chapter 32 Jacob's fight with God and new name (Israel), Chapter 35 Jacob goes to Bethel; birth of Benjamin and death of Rachel, Chapter 36:1-37:1 Esau and his descendants; final word, 4. word Enoch (Greek #1802) had dropped out. The Christian is humble because he is constantly aware of his utter dependence on God and that of himself he can do nothing. 1 Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ, To God’s elect, exiles scattered throughout the provinces of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia and Bithynia, 2 who have been chosen according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, through the sanctifying work of the Spirit, to be obedient to Jesus Christ and sprinkled with his blood: Grace and peace be yours in abundance. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. Antistius Vetus divorced his wife because he saw her secretly speaking to a freed woman in public. He tells them that strifes and divisions are fleshly things, marks that they are living on purely human standards, without the mind of Christ (1 Corinthians 3:3). Will the dust praise thee? "A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another.... By this will all men know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another" (John 13:34-35). There can be no salvation without repentance but how can repentance come to those who have never been confronted with the love and holiness of God? 1 Peter 1:20 - For He was foreknown before the foundation of the world, but has appeared in these last times for the sake of you on 1 Peter 1:16 ‘because it is written, “You shall be holy, for I am holy”’ ‘because it is written’-‘the verb is in the perfect tense in Greek, thus indicating past action with existing results. Here the New Testament speaks with unmistakable definiteness and with almost frightening directness. Undue interest in self-adornment was then, as it still is, a sign that the person who indulged in it had no greater things to occupy her mind. That is to say, Peter is laying it down that the death of Christ is the sacrifice which atones for the sin of men. She must be submissive. The simple fact is that love of God and love of man go hand in hand; the one cannot exist without the other. (a) He makes everything depend on Christ, his cross (1:18-19; 2:24; 3:18), his suffering (2:21; 3:18; 4:13), his resurrection (1:3), his manifestation (1:7-13), his exaltation (3:22; 4:11; 5:10). Since there is only one Peter who was an apostle, we may be confident of the identity of the writer. Bible Gateway Recommends. Julius Caesar bought for Servilia a pearl which cost him 65,250 British pounds. (iv) He lays it down that the work of Christ was to bring us to God. And Rendel Harris thought that this passage referred, not to Jesus, but to Enoch, and Moffatt so far agreed with him as to put Enoch into his translation. Always be prepared to give a defense to everyone who asks you to explain the hope you have. In any presentation of the Christian case and in any argument for the Christian faith, the accent should be the accent of love. Without that question and answer the contract was not valid. (Comp. They were the worst of all sinners and yet they were given another chance of repentance; therefore, the worst of men still have a chance in Christ. My First Hands-on Bible--soft leather-look, pretty pink. 1 Peter 1:23 - for you have been born again not of seed which is perishable but imperishable, that is, through the living and enduring word of God. It comes, first, from the sense of creatureliness. It is Jesus Christ, through what he did, who gives men access to God. We can read of the thousands of casualties on the roads with no reaction within our hearts, forgetting that each means a broken body or a broken heart for someone. (a) It is argued that Jesus preached in Hades only to the spirits of the men who were disobedient in the days of Noah. Chapter 11:10: These are the generations of Shem, 6. Will it tell of thy faithfulness?" THE CHRISTIAN ARGUMENT FOR CHRIST (1 Peter 3:15 b-16) 3:15b-16 Always be prepared to make your defence to anyone who calls you to account concerning the hope that is in you; but do so with gentleness and reverence. But in the consideration of the text of any Greek author, scholars sometimes use a process called emendation. 1 Peter 5:6 - Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you at the proper time, on StudyLıght .org . He reminds the Christians of Rome that, though they are many, they are one body, and he pleads with them to be of one mind (Romans 12:4; Romans 12:16). Chapter 22:1-26:33 Isaac, the son of the promise, a. They will give account to him who is ready to judge the living and the dead. But in the destruction by the flood eight people--Noah and his wife, his sons Shem, Ham and Japheth, and their wives--were brought to safety in the ark. 1 Peter 3:15, NLT: "Instead, you must worship Christ as Lord of your life. Peter has just laid down the duty of wives; now he lays down the duty of husbands. This attitude--and it is that of some very great New Testament interpreters--believes that Peter is indeed saying that Jesus went to Hades and preached, but that he by no means preached to all the inhabitants of Hades. But to take very simple and obvious examples, the Passover Lamb and the scapegoat, who bore the sins of the people, are types of Jesus; and the work of the High Priest in making sacrifice for the sins of the people is a type of his saving work. There can be no Christianity without compassion. Such labour is no modern thing. The blood of Christ is not in Scripture said to buy heaven for us: heaven is the “inheritance” (1 Peter 1:4) given to us as sons, by the promise of God. When they were admitted to the synagogue at all, they were segregated from the men and hidden behind a screen. I have written both of them as reminders to stimulate you to wholesome thinking. (ii) He must be chivalrous. 1.Petrus 3 Lutherbibel 2017 Mahnungen an die Frauen und Männer 1 Desgleichen sollt ihr Frauen euch euren Männern unterordnen, damit auch die, die nicht an das Wort glauben, durch den Wandel ihrer Frauen ohne Worte gewonnen werden, 2 wenn sie ansehen, wie ehrfürchtig und rein ihr lebt. on Chapter 2:4: These are the histories of the heavens and the earth. 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