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1 Peter 1:16

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Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy.


- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition

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Other Translations of 1 Peter 1:16

Because it is written, Be ye holy, for I am holy.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

because it is written, "YOU SHALL BE HOLY, FOR I AM HOLY."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

because it is written, Ye shall be holy; for I am holy.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because it has been said in the Writings, You are to be holy, for I am holy.
- Basic English Bible

because it is written, Be ye holy, for *I* am holy.
- Darby Bible

Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy.
- Webster's Bible

Because it stands written, "You are to be holy, because I am holy."
- Weymouth Bible

because it is written, "You shall be holy; for I am holy."
- World English Bible

for it is writun, Ye schulen be hooli, for Y am hooli.
- Wycliffe Bible

because it hath been written, `Become ye holy, because I am holy;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

 

Wesley's Notes for 1 Peter 1:16

1:16 #Lev 11:44|.

 

People's Bible Notes for 1 Peter 1:16

1Pe 1:16 Because it is written. See Le 11:44 19:2. Be ye holy; for I am holy. We must not only submit to God's commands but seek to imitate his holiness.

 

Comments for 1 Peter 1:16

BSP's comment on 2014-03-07 07:51:06:

Jehovah God is the epitome of holy Our life must reflect that holiness if we are to be close to Him We should make sure that we are physically mentally and spiritually clean in order to be holy to God

 

Cedric Shanklin's comment on 2014-01-14 16:13:54:

to me its means to be different from the sinner people. Your liftsytle means a lot in christ jesus. We must live the life we talk bout daily.

 

Nice Cj's comment on 2013-01-07 05:17:27:

The word of GOD is one and nothing on this earth ca ever change it. Be ye holy, for I am holy.

 


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