1 Peter 1:9

“Receiving the end of your faith, even the salvation of your souls.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Receiuing the ende of your faith, euen the saluation of your soules:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

obtaining as the outcome of your faith the salvation of your souls.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

receiving the end of your faith, `even' the salvation of `your' souls.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For so you have the true end of your faith, even the salvation of your souls.
- Basic English Bible

receiving the end of your faith, [the] salvation of [your] souls.
- Darby Bible

Receiving the end of your faith, even the salvation of your souls.
- Webster's Bible

while you are securing as the outcome of your faith the salvation of your souls.
- Weymouth Bible

receiving the result of your faith, the salvation of your souls.
- World English Bible

and ye schulen be glorified, and haue the ende of youre feith, the helthe of youre soulis.
- Wycliffe Bible

receiving the end of your faith -- salvation of souls;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Peter 1:9


1:9 Receiving - Now already. Salvation - From all sin into all holiness, which is the qualification for, the forerunner and pledge of, eternal salvation.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Peter 1:9


1Pe 1:9 The end of your faith. The object of the gospel, "the faith", and of their faith was salvation.

Discussion for 1 Peter 1

  • A disciple
    Amen Servant! In this, Peter's First General Epistle, the Spirit is especially teaching on how we are to conduct ourselves as Christians in the present evil world, and about the temptations and trials which are sent for our proving and growth and development, in order to be good and faithful witnesses of God's holy Glad Tidings of Christ; and thereby making us fit for His Presence without fear.
  • Servant of God
    Peter lays out that we must obey thr truth, and hear the Prophets which foretold the coming of God's Christ and his resurrection, which was the fulfillment of our faith that God is within the body and not of the body. We are to endure the trial of faith which invariably occurs in our time on earth for how we do, how we conduct ourselves here dictates how we spend eternity, and our clothing there
  • A disciple
    "Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to HIS ABUNDANT MERCY begat us again into living hope, by the again-rising of Jesus Christ from death," All that Jesus is, all that He said and did, all His prayers for us, did the Father answer in Jesus' rising again from dead. The words and deeds shall be for ever and all that for now opposes shall be conquered and removed.
  • Son of David
    Peter teaches that Faith isn't something to have but something thst is evolved thru purification of fiery temptation, but the knowledge of the truth that Jesus,the Christ (because Christ wasn't a name butan office)came in the flesh and taught an advanced class in Religion,revealing the existence of God, and certified his thesis by returning in Transfiguration as a testament, so sealing our fate
  • Steve morrow
    1 PETER 1:2 ELECT ACCORDING TO THE FOREKNOELEDGE OF GOD THE FATHER THROUGH --- SANCTIFICATION OF THE SPIRIT --- UNTO OBEDIENCE AND SPRINKLING OF THE BLOOD OF JESUS CHRIST GRACE UNTO YOU AND PEACE BE MULTIPLIED ACTS 20:32 AND NOW BRETHREN I COMMEND YOU TO GOD --- AND TO THE WORD OF HIS GRACE --- WHICH IS ABLE TO BUILD YOU UP AND TO GIVE AN INHERITANCE AMONG ALL THEM --- WHICH ARE SANCTIFIED ---
  • William
    The only way to tell God thank you or to be assured that I have truly been forgiven and saved by Christ is to be holy in ALL in all manner of conduct

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