Daily Wisdom: 1 Peter 2:12

Wednesday, August 8, 2007

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Live such good lives among the pagans that, though they accuse you of doing wrong, they may see your good deeds and glorify God on the day he visits us.
— 1 Peter 2:12

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Illustration of 1 Peter 2:12 — Live such good lives among the pagans that, though they accuse you of doing wrong, they may see your good deeds and glorify God on the day he visits us.

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Daily Wisdom is a free daily devotional for Christians featuring wise counsel found in Scripture.