1 Peter 4:15

“But let none of you suffer as a murtherer, or as a theefe, or as an euill doer, or as a busibody in other mens matters.”

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Other Translations

But let none of you suffer as a murderer, or [as] a thief, or [as] an evildoer, or as a busybody in other men's matters.
- King James Version

Make sure that none of you suffers as a murderer, or thief, or evildoer, or a troublesome meddler;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For let none of you suffer as a murderer, or a thief, or an evil-doer, or as a meddler in other men's matters:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let no one among you undergo punishment as a taker of life, or as a thief, or as an evil-doer, or as one who is over-interested in other men's business;
- Basic English Bible

Let none of you suffer indeed as murderer, or thief, or evildoer, or as overseer of other people's matters;
- Darby Bible

But let none of you suffer as a murderer, or as a thief, or as an evil-doer, or as a busy-body in other men's matters.
- Webster's Bible

But let not one of you suffer as a murderer or a thief or an evil-doer, or as a spy upon other people's business.
- Weymouth Bible

For let none of you suffer as a murderer, or a thief, or an evil doer, or a meddler in other men's matters.
- World English Bible

But no man of you suffre as a mansleere, ethir a theef, ether cursere, ethir a disirere of othere mennus goodis;
- Wycliffe Bible

for let none of you suffer as a murderer, or thief, or evil-doer, or as an inspector into other men's matters;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Peter 4:15


4:15 Let none of you deservedly suffer, as an evildoer - In any kind.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Peter 4:15


1Pe 4:15 Let none of you suffer as a murderer. As an evil doer.

Discussion for 1 Peter 4

  • Teri
    since Jesus suffered for our sins, we should try no tot sin either, but live our best for God. sometimes we have to disappoint others when we can't do the things they want us to...but we must instead follow Jesus and try to do His will.
  • Sunrise
    To die mean to sieze from all pleasurable desire, and to suffer mean to endure excruciating pain even when u go through such not because it is by evil u do but for sake of one u love with all your heart and ready to lay all for such a one as christ did for us.
  • Ivy Johnson
    Peter: intimate acquaintance: with Jesus: indicated in his Epistles: deeply affected: message of the Master: speaks of Christ and His sufferings: no question concerning Peter’s Authorship: Epistles: Imminence: return of Christ:Christians are to be sober: and watch with Prayer: Above all, fervent Love: express to others: Christ Suffered: Christians will also:
    Glory be Revealed: Exceeding Joy:Amen
  • Pickqueena burrell
    it teaches of what Christ had to go through .. he had to suffer it also teaches us to have charity which is love and we should treat one another with hospitality an that we also have to endure hardship and having things say about us but we should rejoice once it is deemed falsely cause Christ himself was accused but he had to fulfil purpose so take courage.
  • BSP
    Verse 1~Jesus not only died for us but he was willing to suffer in the flesh. As fleshly humans we must examine whether we are willing to imitate Christ and suffer if needed to honor Jehovah God and support his sovereignty.
  • Armando seng
    verse 17 judgment already started in the house of God, (bonafide Churhes) the upcoming judgment day is for the ungodly.ref 2Peter3:7 please advise.

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