1 Peter 4:9

“Use hospitalitie one to another without grudging.”

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Other Translations

Use hospitality one to another without grudging.
- King James Version

Be hospitable to one another without complaint.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

using hospitality one to another without murmuring:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Keep open house for all with a glad heart;
- Basic English Bible

hospitable one to another, without murmuring;
- Darby Bible

Use hospitality one to another without grudging.
- Webster's Bible

Extend ungrudging hospitality towards one another.
- Weymouth Bible

Be hospitable to one another without grumbling.
- World English Bible

Holde ye hospitalite togidere with out grutching;
- Wycliffe Bible

hospitable to one another, without murmuring;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Peter 4:9

4:9 One to another - Ye that are of different towns or countries. Without murmuring - With all cheerfulness. #Prov 10:12|.

People's Bible Notes for 1 Peter 4:9

1Pe 4:9 Using hospitality. A duty very needful in that age of persecution when Christians were so often driven from home. See notes on Ro 12:13: 1Ti 3:2.

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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