19 For it is commendable if someone bears up under the pain of unjust suffering because they are conscious of God.(A) 20 But how is it to your credit if you receive a beating for doing wrong and endure it? But if you suffer for doing good and you endure it, this is commendable before God.(B) 21 To this(C) you were called,(D) because Christ suffered for you,(E) leaving you an example,(F) that you should follow in his steps.

22 “He committed no sin,(G)
    and no deceit was found in his mouth.”[a](H)

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Peter 2:22 Isaiah 53:9

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