Bible ~~- Newer Testament ~~- 1st Peter ~~- chapter 2 of 5 (25 verses.)

1st Peter 2:11Wrench


Dearly beloved ๐Ÿ˜‡, I urge you as alien [strangers] sojourning [temporarily in this evil world]:
abstain from fleshly lusts.
[Sins] war against [your] soul.

Separation (Holiness)

Other English Bible translations of 1st Peter 2:11:

Complete Jewish Bible (Sacred Name Version)CJB-SNDear friends, I urge you as aliens and temporary residents not to give in to the desires of your old nature, which keep warring against you;
New International Version (Sacred Name)NIV-SRDear friends, I urge you, as aliens and strangers in the world, to abstain from sinful desires, which war against your soul.
New International Readers Version (Sacred Name)NIRV-SNDear friends, you are outsiders and strangers in this world. So I'm asking you not to give in to your sinful longings. They fight against your soul.
New Living Translation (Sacred Name Version)NLT-SNDear brothers and sisters, you are foreigners and aliens here. So I warn you to keep away from evil desires because they fight against your very souls.
New Revised Standard (Sacred Name Edition)NRSV-SNBeloved, I urge you as aliens and exiles to abstain from the desires of the flesh that wage war against the soul.
The Message (Sacred Name Version)MSG-SNFriends, this world is not your home, so don't make yourselves cozy in it. Don't indulge your ego at the expense of your soul.
Good News Translation (Sacred Name)GNT-SNI appeal to you, my friends, as strangers and refugees in this world! Do not give in to bodily passions, which are always at war against the soul.
New American Standard (Sacred Name Bible)NASB-SNBeloved, I urge you as aliens and strangers to abstain from fleshly lusts which wage war against the soul.
King James Version (unedited)KJVDearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;