The King James Version Bible

1 Peter 3:9-14

  1. Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called, that ye should inherit a blessing.

  2. For he that will love life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile:

  3. Let him eschew evil, and do good; let him seek peace, and ensue it.

  4. For the eyes of the Lord are over the righteous, and his ears are open unto their prayers: but the face of the Lord is against them that do evil.

  5. And who is he that will harm you, if ye be followers of that which is good?

  6. But and if ye suffer for righteousness' sake, happy are ye: and be not afraid of their terror, neither be troubled;