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Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

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Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

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1 Peter 5 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:1 - So I exhort the elders among you, as a fellow elder and a witness of the sufferings of Christ as well as a partaker in the glory that is to be revealed.

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:2 - Tend the flock of God that is your charge, not by constraint but willingly, not for shameful gain but eagerly,

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:3 - not as domineering over those in your charge but being examples to the flock.

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:4 - And when the chief Shepherd is manifested you will obtain the unfading crown of glory.

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:5 - Likewise you that are younger be subject to the elders. Clothe yourselves, all of you, with humility toward one another, for "God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble."

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:6 - Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that in due time he may exalt you.

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:7 - Cast all your anxieties on him, for he cares about you.

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:8 - Be sober, be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking some one to devour.

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:9 - Resist him, firm in your faith, knowing that the same experience of suffering is required of your brotherhood throughout the world.

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:10 - And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace, who has called you to his eternal glory in Christ, will himself restore, establish, and strengthen you.

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:11 - To him be the dominion for ever and ever. Amen.

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:12 - By Silva'nus, a faithful brother as I regard him, I have written briefly to you, exhorting and declaring that this is the true grace of God; stand fast in it.

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:13 - She who is at Babylon, who is likewise chosen, sends you greetings; and so does my son Mark.

Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 5:14 - Greet one another with the kiss of love. Peace to all of you that are in Christ.
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Source: Transcribed from: The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version containing the Old and New Testaments, translated from the original tongues: being the version set forth A.D. 1611, revised A.D. 1881-1885 and A.D. 1901: compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1946-52. — 2nd ed. of New Testament A.D. 1971. There should be enough in the rest of the description to identify the text.

Language: English

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