1 Peter 2:1

“Wherefore laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, and all evil speakings,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Wherefore laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and enuies, and euill speakings,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore, putting aside all malice and all deceit and hypocrisy and envy and all slander,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Putting away therefore all wickedness, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, and all evil speakings,
- American Standard Version (1901)

So putting away all wrongdoing, and all tricks and deceits and envies and evil talk,
- Basic English Bible

Laying aside therefore all malice and all guile and hypocrisies and envyings and all evil speakings,
- Darby Bible

Wherefore, laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, and all evil-speakings,
- Webster's Bible

Rid yourselves therefore of all ill-will and all deceitfulness, of insincerity and envy, and of all evil speaking.
- Weymouth Bible

Putting away therefore all wickedness, all deceit, hypocrisies, envies, and all evil speaking,
- World English Bible

Therfor putte ye awei al malice, and al gile, and feynyngis, and enuyes, and alle bacbityngis;
- Wycliffe Bible

Having put aside, then, all evil, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envyings, and all evil speakings,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Peter 2:1


2:1 Wherefore laying aside - As inconsistent with that pure love. All dissimulation - Which is the outward expression of guile in the heart.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Peter 2:1


1Pe 2:1 The Temple of Living Stones SUMMARY OF I PETER 2: Desiring the Sincere Milk. The Living Stone. The Spiritual Temple. The Stone the Builders Rejected. The Peculiar People. Letting Our Light Shine. Obedience to Authorities. The Glory of Suffering for Righteousness. Wherefore. In view of the salvation and duty of brotherly love pointed out in 1Pe 1:22. Laying aside. The things to be laid aside are inconsistent with brotherly love. Malice. The mental state opposed to love. Guile. The mental state opposed to sincerity. Hypocrisies. Guile exhibited in word and deed. Envies. "Love envieth not" (1Co 13:4). Evil speakings. Speaking evil of others.

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