1 Peter 5:10

“But the God of all grace, who hath called us unto his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after that ye have suffered a while, make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But the God of all grace who hath called vs into his eternall glory by Christ Iesus, after that ye haue suffered a while, make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

After you have suffered for a little while, the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ, will Himself perfect, confirm, strengthen {and} establish you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the God of all grace, who called you unto his eternal glory in Christ, after that ye have suffered a little while, shall himself perfect, establish, strengthen you.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And after you have undergone pain for a little time, the God of all grace who has given you a part in his eternal glory through Christ Jesus, will himself give you strength and support, and make you complete in every good thing;
- Basic English Bible

But the God of all grace who has called you to his eternal glory in Christ Jesus, when ye have suffered for a little while, himself shall make perfect, stablish, strengthen, ground:
- Darby Bible

But the God of all grace, who hath called us to his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after ye have suffered a while, make you perfect, establish, strengthen, settle you.
- Webster's Bible

And God, the giver of all grace, who has called you to share His eternal glory, through Christ, after you have suffered for a short time, will Himself make you perfect, firm, and strong.
- Weymouth Bible

But may the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after you have suffered a little while, perfect, establish, strengthen, and settle you.
- World English Bible

And God of al grace, that clepide you in to his euerlastinge glorie, you suffrynge a litil, he schal performe, and schal conferme, and schal make sad.
- Wycliffe Bible

And the God of all grace, who did call you to His age-during glory in Christ Jesus, having suffered a little, Himself make you perfect, establish, strengthen, settle [you];
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Peter 5:10


5:10 Now the God of all grace - By which alone the whole work is begun, continued, and finished in your soul. After ye have suffered a while - A very little while compared with eternity. Himself - Ye have only to watch and resist the devil: the rest God will perform. Perfect - That no defect may remain. Stablish - That nothing may overthrow you. Strengthen - That ye may conquer all adverse power. And settle you - As an house upon a rock. So the apostle, being converted, does now strengthen his brethren.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Peter 5:10


1Pe 5:10 And the God of all grace. Who bestows all grace. Who hath called us unto his eternal glory. God is always spoken of as the author of the calling. After that ye have suffered a while. You may be called to suffer for a season, but it will soon be over. Make you perfect. He will supply every need, leave nothing wanting.

Discussion for 1 Peter 5

  • Dorothy Wilson
    When we choose not to make Jesus Lord of our lives we remain open to whatever evil thoughts the adversary, the devil brings. After all he is in a battle for our souls. So if we allow him to, he will fill our minds with evil thoughts.
    When we're troubled in any way we could take it all to the Lord in prayer and receive His Peace and Comfort within us. He is the only one who could satisfy us.
  • Amoateng for verse 6
    Society even decides to assist whoever humbles him or herself
  • Joymagret for verse 8
    I love this portion. But i think we are not watchful these days because if we had been, some of these evil wouldnt be happening cos prayers must have quenched them
  • Promise for verse 7
    Cast Mean Trow All Burden ,BurdenMean Problem In All Type Trow It To God.The Bible Said It'S Any Thing Hard For Me To Do?So Give Thank To God For He Care For Us.
  • Nomuhle mhlambeni for verse 8
    cant afford to be drunk and ignorant when the enemy is on the hunt for you,may humanity arise from drunkenness and stand guard of our souls before the enemy devours them,,the bible has warned...i love this scripture it jolts me back to reality...
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