Bible / Our Library / Bible Commentaries / Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Complete) / 1 Peter / 1 Peter 4; Share Tweet. PEACEABLE PRINCIPLES AND TRUE[1] ADVERTISEMENT BY THE EDITOR. After God had wrought a great deliverance for Israel, by bringing them out of the house of bondage, they did not immediately enter into the land which he had promised to their fathers; but "wandered out of the way in the wilderness," and were variously tempted and distressed. Amen. This 23 part expository study of 1 Peter was preached at Flagstaff Christian Fellowship in 1992. 1 Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin; 2 That he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh to the lusts of men, but to the will of God. 1P iP i Pet) 4:3 The glorifying of God, I Pet 4:4: That God in all things may be glorified.' 1 Peter, Chapter 4. (7-11) Believers encouraged to rejoice and glory in reproaches and sufferings for Christ, and to commit their souls to the care of a faithful God. But the one to whom this mighty change seemed the most marvelous was myself. The Psalmist sings: "They go from strength to strength, every one of them in Zion appeareth before God." 1PET 4:15 Verse. 1 Peter {4:1} Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin; {4:2} That he no longer should live the rest of [his] time in the flesh to the lusts of men, but to the will of God. 1 Peter 4:5 Who shall give account to him that is ready to judge the quick and the dead. Shut up with his Bible, you have here the result of a prayerful study of those holy …John Bunyan—The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3, The Wilderness State"Ye now have sorrow: But I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taketh from you." The cross is the key to heaven. 1 Peter 4:4 4 Wherein they q think it strange that ye run not with them to the same excess of r riot, s speaking evil of you : Read more Share Copy 1 Peter 4 . Shut up with his Bible, you have here the result of a prayerful study of those holy. Everything works to some end in things natural and artificial; …Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity, John Bunyan on the Terms of Communion and Fellowship of Christians at the Table of the Lord;COMPRISING I. Peter encourages them with a vision of “an incorruptible and undefiled inheritance that doesn’t fade away, reserved in Heaven for you” (1:4), and calls them to live holy lives (1:15; 2:9). The same thing shown in the case of the Prophets. Without grudging - Greek, “without murmurs;” that is, without complaining of the hardship of doing it; of the time, and expense, and trouble required in doing it. 1 Peter 4:4 King James Version. The authority and power given to Church-officers not given to themselves, but their office. (1-6) And the approaching end of the Jewish state, as a reason for sobriety, watchfulness, and prayer. All who were acquainted with me had no reason to doubt the genuine, inwrought grace of pardon and the new life which at once began to bring forth fruit unto God. I. 1 Peter 4:1. Close << 1 Peter 3 | 1 Peter 4 | 1 Peter 5 >> 4 in which they think it strange—your not running with them to the same excess of dissoluteness, speaking evil, Young's Literal Translation is in the public domain. 1 Peter 4:1: Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin 1 Peter 4:1. The marks and government of the Church having been considered in the seven previous chapters, the power of the Church is now considered under three heads--viz. Even before He took humanity upon Him, He saw the whole length of the path He must travel in order to save that which was lost. The glorifying of God, I Pet 4:4: That God in all things may be glorified.' On the authority of Second Peter, see the Introduction. Commentary for 1 Peter 4. 1 Peter 4 - Therefore, since Christ suffered for us* in the flesh, arm yourselves also with the same mind, for he who has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin, A: Man's chief end is to glorify God, and to enjoy him for ever. The Church astricted, The Disciple,--What is the meaning and purpose of the cross, and why do pain and suffering exist in the world? Even before He took humanity upon Him, He saw the whole length of the path He must travel in order to save that which was lost. The Master,--1. KJV: King James Version . KJV 1 Wherefore laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, all evil speakings, 2 As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby: 3 If so be ye have tasted that the Lord is gracious. 1Pe 4:5 - Who shall give account to him that is ready to judge the quick and the dead. 1. The work of a Christian is twofold—doing the will of God and suffering his pleasure. "Ye now have sorrow: But I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taketh from you." Audio and manuscripts are available for each lesson. Daniel 7:9, 10, R.V. ... Free Reading Plans and Devotionals related to 1 Peter 4:4. Among the places …Ellen Gould White—The Acts of the Apostles, Facing Life's Record"I beheld," says the prophet Daniel, "till thrones were placed, and One that was Ancient of Days did sit: His raiment was white as snow, and the hair of His head like pure wool; His throne was fiery flames, and the wheels thereof burning fire. 1 Peter 4:1-19. Whether therefore ye eat or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.' Within the United Kingdom, the rights to the KJV are vested in the Crown. They are surprised that you do not join them in their … Paragraph. This shown in the case of Moses and the Levitical priesthood. 4:3 Peter calls us to remember Christ both by pointing us back to Christ sufferings in 1 Peter 3:18 with the “therefore” but also with the rest of the first statement of chapter 4. “Therefore, since Christ suffered.” Peter is directing the eyes of these saints to Christ and his sufferings. 4. My poor soul, which for several years had been held under the terrible bondage and darkness of, "That we being dead unto sin should live unto righteousness." 1 Peter 4 King James Version (KJV) 4 Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin; 2 That he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh to the lusts of men, but to the will of God. 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Barnes' Notes on the Bible. 4:1 Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin; 4:2 That he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh to the lusts of men, but to the will of God. Every pang that rent His heart, every insult that was heaped upon His head, every privation that He was called to endure, was open to His view before He laid aside His crown and royal robe, and stepped down from the throne, to clothe His divinity. In like manner, after God has delivered them that fear him from the bondage of sin and Satan; After the disciples had been driven from Jerusalem by persecution, the gospel message spread rapidly through the regions lying beyond the limits of Palestine; and many small companies of believers were formed in important centers. This shown in the case of Moses and the Levitical priesthood. 3. DIFFERENCES ABOUT WATER BAPTISM NO BAR TO COMMUNION; AND III. 1 Peter 4:4 King James Version with Strong's Concordance (STRONG) - Read this chapter. 1Pe 4:4 - Wherein they think it strange that ye run not with them to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of you: Tools. Now Peter addresses these Pauli… Red Letter. Doctrine, Legislation, Jurisdiction. Doctrine, Legislation, Jurisdiction. (Psalm lxxxiv. The authority and power given to Church-officers not given to themselves, but their office. 5. 1P iP i Pet) The cross is the key to heaven. Their labors were usually confined to the Hebrew and Greek Jews, large colonies of whom were at this time to be found in nearly all the cities of the world. 1Pe 4:11 -. Peter calls us to remember Christ both by pointing us back to Christ sufferings in 1 Peter 3:18 with the “therefore” but also with the rest of the first statement of chapter 4. “Therefore, since Christ suffered.” Peter is directing the eyes of these saints to Christ and his sufferings. John Bunyan on the Terms of Communion and Fellowship of Christians at the Table of the Lord; Of the Power of the Church in Articles of Faith. (12-19) 1 Peter 4:4 KJV: Wherein they think it strange that ye run not with [them] to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of [you]: King James Bible Online KJV Standard The same thing shown in the case of the Prophets. 1 Peter 4. 1: The glorifying of God. 1 Peter 4:4 Wherein they think it strange that you run not with them to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of you: KJV: Wherein they think it strange that ye run not with them to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of you : Version. 1 Peter 4:4 Context. 1 Peter begins: "Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ, to the strangers scattered throughout Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia...." (1 Peter 1:1) If you look at a First Century map of the Roman Empire you'll see that these are Roman provinces located in the northeast part of Asia Minor -- present-day Turkey. Different. Here are two ends of life specified. Before Him, in vivid outline, lay the scenes whither His feet were tending. I Cor 10:01. 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