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1 Peter 3:2
while they behold your chaste manner of living coupled with fear.
beholding your chaste behavior coupled with fear.
when they see your modest and respectful behavior [together with your devotion and appreciation—love your husband, encourage him, and enjoy him as a blessing from God].
When they observe the pure and modest way in which you conduct yourselves, together with your reverence [for your husband; you are to feel for him all that reverence includes: to respect, defer to, revere him—to honor, esteem, appreciate, prize, and, in the human sense, to adore him, that is, to admire, praise, be devoted to, deeply love, and enjoy your husband].
While they behold your chaste conversation coupled with fear.
After all, they will have observed the reverent and holy manner of your lives.
as they see your respectful and pure behavior.
because he will see how you honor God and live a pure life.
having witnessed your pure conversation [carried out] in fear;
having observed your pure conduct with fear—
Considering your chaste conversation with fear.
Your husbands will see the pure lives that you live with respect for God.
when they see your respectful and pure conduct.
when they see your respectful and pure conduct.
Your husbands will see the pure lives you live ·with your respect for God [L in reverence/fear; C fear in the positive sense of reverence for God; Prov. 1:7].
While they behold your pure conversation which is with fear:
Their husbands would see how pure and reverent their lives are.
because they will see how pure and reverent your conduct is.
when they observe your pure, reverent lives.
Your husbands will see the pure lives that you live with your respect for God.
when they see your pure and reverent lives.
In the same spirit you married women should adapt yourselves to your husbands, so that even if they do not obey the Word of God they may be won to God without any word being spoken, simply by seeing the pure and reverent behaviour of you, their wives. Your beauty should not be dependent on an elaborate coiffure, or on the wearing of jewellery or fine clothes, but on the inner personality—the unfading loveliness of a calm and gentle spirit, a thing very precious in the eyes of God. This was the secret of the beauty of the holy women of ancient times who trusted in God and were submissive to their husbands. Sara, you will remember, obeyed Abraham and called him her lord. And you have become, as it were, her true descendants today as long as you too live good lives and do not give way to hysterical fears.
considering your chaste conversation which is in fear.
While they behold your chaste conversation coupled with fear.
while they behold your chaste conversation coupled with fear.
when they see your respectful, pure conduct.
Wives, fit in with your husbands’ plans; for then if they refuse to listen when you talk to them about the Lord, they will be won by your respectful, pure behavior. Your godly lives will speak to them better than any words.
The same goes for you wives: Be good wives to your husbands, responsive to their needs. There are husbands who, indifferent as they are to any words about God, will be captivated by your life of holy beauty. What matters is not your outer appearance—the styling of your hair, the jewelry you wear, the cut of your clothes—but your inner disposition.
as they see the purity and reverence of your lives.
when they observe with respect the purity of your life.
Their husbands would see how pure and reverent their lives are.
when they observe your reverent and chaste behavior.
as they observe your chaste and respectful behavior.
Your husbands will see the pure lives you live with your respect for God.
when they see your pure and reverent conduct.
Let them see how pure you are. Let them see that your lives are full of respect for God.
when they see the purity and reverence of your lives.
when they see the purity and reverence of your lives.
when they observe your chaste conduct accompanied by fear.
They will see how you love God and how your lives are pure.
by observing your pure and reverent lives.
when they see the purity and reverence of your lives.
when they see the purity and reverence of your lives.
when they see the purity and reverence of your lives.
when they see the purity and reverence of your lives.
as they notice you conducting yourselves with reverence and purity.
When they see your yirat Shomayim and your midas chasidus (quality of piety).
when they see your reverent and chaste behavior.
when they see your reverent and chaste behavior.
as they observe your pure, reverent conduct.
In the same way, wives, you should patiently accept the authority of your husbands. This is so that even if they don’t obey God’s word, as they observe your pure respectful behavior, they may be persuaded without a word by the way you live.
seeing your pure behavior in fear.
They will see that you live holy lives and respect your husbands.
And behold ye in dread your holy conversation.
having beheld your pure behaviour in fear,
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