1 Peter 4:5

“Who shall give account to him that is ready to judge the quick and the dead.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Who shal giue accompt to him that is ready to iudge the quicke & the dead.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

but they will give account to Him who is ready to judge the living and the dead.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

who shall give account to him that is ready to judge the living and the dead.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But they will have to give an account of themselves to him who is ready to be the judge of the living and the dead.
- Basic English Bible

who shall render account to him who is ready to judge [the] living and [the] dead.
- Darby Bible

Who shall give account to him that is ready to judge the living and the dead.
- Webster's Bible

But they will have to give account to Him who stands ready to pronounce judgement on the living and the dead.
- Weymouth Bible

who will give account to him who is ready to judge the living and the dead.
- World English Bible

And thei schulen yyue resoun to hym, that is redi to deme the quyke and the deed.
- Wycliffe Bible

who shall give an account to Him who is ready to judge living and dead,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Peter 4:5


4:5 Who shall give account - Of this, as well as all their other ways. To him who is ready - So faith represents him now.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Peter 4:5


1Pe 4:5 Who shall give account. Those sinners, who not only persist in their unholy lives, but persecute the saints because they will not sin with them. To him. Christ shall "judge the living and the dead".

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