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1 Pet. 4 - NIV, NAB - in 2 Clement

So, then, let us elect to belong to the church of life,[68]

1 Pet. 4:3 - NIV, NAB - in Shepherd of Hermas Commandment Eighth

" "What, sir," say I, "are the evil deeds from which we must restrain ourselves? ""Hear," says he: "from adultery and fornication, from unlawful revelling,[3]

1 Pet. 4:3 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria The Instructor Book III

"For," says Peter, "the time past of our life may suffice us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in lasciviousness, lusts, excess of wine, revellings, banquetings, and abominable idolatries."[165]

1 Pet. 4:3 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria Stromata Book VI

And to the Gnostic false opinion is foreign, as the true belongs to him, and is allied with him. Wherefore the noble apostle calls one of the kinds of fornication, idolatry,[279]

1 Pet. 4:4 - NIV, NAB - in 2 Clement

And the unbelievers "shall see His glory," and strength; and they shall think it strange when they see the sovereignty[138]

1 Pet. 4:6 - NIV, NAB - in Cyprian Treatise XII Three Books of Testimonies Against the Jews

Also in the same place: "For in this also was it preached to them that are dead, that they might be raised again."[299]

1 Pet. 4:7 - NIV, NAB - in Epistle of Polycarp to the Philippians

the beginning; "watching unto prayer,"[45]

1 Pet. 4:7 - NIV, NAB - in Epistle of Ignatius to the Ephesians

Take heed that no plant of the devil be found among you, for such a plant is bitter and salt. "Watch ye, and be ye sober,"[83]

1 Pet. 4:8 - NIV, NAB - in 1 Clement

Who can describe the [blessed] bond of the love of God? What man is able to tell the excellence of its beauty, as it ought to be told? The height to which love exalts is unspeakable. Love unites us to God. Love covers a multitude of sins.[220]

1 Pet. 4:8 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria The Instructor Book III

Also of "love." "Love," He says, "covers a multitude of sins."[189]

1 Pet. 4:8 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria Stromata Book I

But when "charity covers the multitude of sins,"[324]

1 Pet. 4:8 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria Stromata Book II

This blessedness came on those who had been chosen by Cod through Jesus Christ our Lord. For"love hides the multitude of sins."[147]

1 Pet. 4:8 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria Stromata Book IV

` Love covers a multitude of sins.[170]

1 Pet. 4:8 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria Who is the Rich Man that Shall Be Saved?

but is diffused on the brother. About him she is fluttered, about him she is soberly insane. "Love covers a multitude of sins."[69]

1 Pet. 4:8 - NIV, NAB - in Tertullian Scorpiace

For, strictly speaking, there cannot any longer be reckoned ought against the martyrs, by whom in the baptism (of blood) life itself is laid down. Thus, "love covers the multitude of sins; "[41]

1 Pet. 4:8 - NIV, NAB - in 2 Clement

"but love covereth a multitude of sins."[127]

1 Pet. 4:8 - NIV, NAB - in 1 Clement

Who can describe the [blessed] bond of the love of God? What man is able to tell the excellence of its beauty, as it ought to be told? The height to which love exalts is unspeakable. Love unites us to God. Love covers a multitude of sins.[267]

1 Pet. 4:11 - NIV, NAB - in The First Epistle of Clement Concerning Virginity

of God."[101]

1 Pet. 4:12 - NIV, NAB - in Clement of Alexandria Stromata Book IV

If ye be reproached in the name of Christ, happy are ye; for the Spirit of glory and of God resteth on you."[71]

1 Pet. 4:12 - NIV, NAB - in Cyprian Epistle LV

If ye be reproached in the name of Christ, happy are ye; for the name of the majesty and power of the Lord resteth on you, which indeed on their part is blasphemed, but on our part is glorified."[8]

1 Pet. 4:12 - NIV, NAB - in Cyprian Treatise XI Exhortation to Martyrdom Addressed to Fortunatus

If ye be reproached in the name of Christ, happy are ye; because the name of the majesty and power of the Lord resteth upon you; which indeed according to them is blasphemed, but according to us is honoured."[69]

1 Pet. 4:12 - NIV, NAB - in Cyprian Treatise XI Exhortation to Martyrdom Addressed to Fortunatus

Or if his call should come to him before, his faith shall not be without reward, seeing it was prepared for martyrdom; without loss of time, the reward is rendered by the judgment of God. In persecution, the warfare,-in peace, the purity of conscience, is crowned.[119]

1 Pet. 4:12 - NIV, NAB - in Didache

and the earth shall be delivered into his hands, and he shall do iniquitous things which have never yet come to pass since the beginning. 5. Then shall the creation of men come into the fire of trial,[146]

1 Pet. 4:14 - NIV, NAB - in Irenaeus Against Heresies Book IV

inasmuch as she does indeed, in a new fashion, suffer persecution from those who do not receive the word of God, while the self-same spirit rests upon her[494]

1 Pet. 4:15 - NIV, NAB - in Cyprian Epistle VI

another returns to that country whence he was banished, to perish when arrested, not now as being a Christian, but as being a criminal![10]

1 Pet. 4:15 - NIV, NAB - in Cyprian Treatise XII Three Books of Testimonies Against the Jews

but as a Christian.[592]

1 Pet. 4:16 - NIV, NAB - in Epistle of Polycarp to the Philippians

Let us then be imitators of His patience; and if we suffer[51]