1 Peter 2:18

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers


King James Version

Servants, be subject to your masters with all fear; not only to the good and gentle, but also to the froward.
New King James Version

Servants, be submissive to your masters with all fear, not only to the good and gentle, but also to the harsh.
New American Standard Bible

Servants, be submissive to your masters with all respect, not only to those who are good and gentle, but also to those who are unreasonable (perverse).
New International Version

Slaves, submit yourselves to your masters with all respect, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are harsh.
The Amplified Bible

[You who are] household servants, be submissive to your masters with all [proper] respect, not only to those who are kind and considerate and reasonable, but also to those who are surly (overbearing, unjust, and crooked).
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

Household slaves, put yourselves in constant subjection with every fear in implicit obedience to your absolute lords and masters; not only to those who are good at heart and sweetly reasonable, satisfied with less than their due, but also to those who are against you;
Phillips’ Modern English

You who are servants should submit to your masters with proper respect – not only to the good and kind, but also to the difficult.
Williams’ Language of the People

You house-servants must be submissive to your masters and show them perfect respect, not only to those who are kind and fair but also to those who are cruel.
 
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