For this reason the gospel was also preached to those who are now dead,(A) so that, although they might be judged by men in the fleshly(B) realm,[a] they might live(C) by God in the spiritual realm.[b]

End-Time Ethics

Now the end of all things is near;(D) therefore, be serious and disciplined(E) for prayer. Above all, maintain an intense love(F) for each other, since love covers a multitude of sins.(G)[c]

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  1. 1 Peter 4:6 Or in the flesh
  2. 1 Peter 4:6 Or in the spirit
  3. 1 Peter 4:8 Pr 10:12

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