1 Peter 3:8
New International Version
Finally, all of you, be like-minded, be sympathetic, love one another, be compassionate and humble.

New Living Translation
Finally, all of you should be of one mind. Sympathize with each other. Love each other as brothers and sisters. Be tenderhearted, and keep a humble attitude.

English Standard Version
Finally, all of you, have unity of mind, sympathy, brotherly love, a tender heart, and a humble mind.

Berean Study Bible
Finally, all of you, be like-minded and sympathetic, love as brothers, be tenderhearted and humble.

Berean Literal Bible
Now the end: All be single-minded, sympathetic, loving as brothers, tender-hearted, humble,

King James Bible
Finally, be ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another, love as brethren, be pitiful, be courteous:

New King James Version
Finally, all of you be of one mind, having compassion for one another; love as brothers, be tenderhearted, be courteous;

New American Standard Bible
To sum up, all of you be harmonious, sympathetic, loving, compassionate, and humble;

NASB 1995
To sum up, all of you be harmonious, sympathetic, brotherly, kindhearted, and humble in spirit;

NASB 1977
To sum up, let all be harmonious, sympathetic, brotherly, kindhearted, and humble in spirit;

Amplified Bible
Finally, all of you be like-minded [united in spirit], sympathetic, brotherly, kindhearted [courteous and compassionate toward each other as members of one household], and humble in spirit;

Christian Standard Bible
Finally, all of you be like-minded and sympathetic, love one another, and be compassionate and humble,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Now finally, all of you should be like-minded and sympathetic, should love believers, and be compassionate and humble,

American Standard Version
Finally, be ye all likeminded, compassionate, loving as brethren, tenderhearted, humbleminded:

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
But the conclusion is that you should all be in harmony; suffer with those who are suffering, love one another, be merciful and humble.

Contemporary English Version
Finally, all of you should agree and have concern and love for each other. You should also be kind and humble.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And in fine, be ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another, being lovers of the brotherhood, merciful, modest, humble:

English Revised Version
Finally, be ye all likeminded, compassionate, loving as brethren, tenderhearted, humbleminded:

Good News Translation
To conclude: you must all have the same attitude and the same feelings; love one another, and be kind and humble with one another.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Finally, everyone must live in harmony, be sympathetic, love each other, have compassion, and be humble.

International Standard Version
Finally, all of you must live in harmony, be sympathetic, love as brothers, and be compassionate and humble.

Literal Standard Version
And finally, be all of one mind, having fellow-feeling, loving as brothers, compassionate, courteous,

NET Bible
Finally, all of you be harmonious, sympathetic, affectionate, compassionate, and humble.

New Heart English Bible
Finally, be all like-minded, compassionate, loving as brothers, tenderhearted, humble,

Weymouth New Testament
In conclusion, all of you should be of one mind, quick to sympathize, kind to the brethren, tenderhearted, lowly-minded,

World English Bible
Finally, be all like-minded, compassionate, loving as brothers, tenderhearted, courteous,

Young's Literal Translation
And finally, being all of one mind, having fellow-feeling, loving as brethren, compassionate, courteous,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Turning from Evil
7Husbands, in the same way, treat your wives with consideration as a delicate vessel, and with honor as fellow heirs of the gracious gift of life, so that your prayers will not be hindered. 8 Finally, all of you, be like-minded and sympathetic, love as brothers, be tenderhearted and humble. 9Do not repay evil with evil or insult with insult, but with blessing, because to this you were called so that you may inherit a blessing.…

Cross References
Romans 12:16
Live in harmony with one another. Do not be proud, but enjoy the company of the lowly. Do not be conceited.

Ephesians 4:2
with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love,

Ephesians 4:32
Be kind and tenderhearted to one another, forgiving each other just as in Christ God forgave you.

Philippians 2:3
Do nothing out of selfish ambition or empty pride, but in humility consider others more important than yourselves.

1 Peter 1:22
Since you have purified your souls by obedience to the truth so that you have a genuine love for your brothers, love one another deeply, from a pure heart.

1 Peter 5:5
Young men, in the same way, submit yourselves to your elders. And all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because, "God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble."


Treasury of Scripture

Finally, be you all of one mind, having compassion one of another, love as brothers, be pitiful, be courteous:

be.

Acts 2:1
And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in one place.

Acts 4:32
And the multitude of them that believed were of one heart and of one soul: neither said any of them that ought of the things which he possessed was his own; but they had all things common.

Romans 12:16
Be of the same mind one toward another. Mind not high things, but condescend to men of low estate. Be not wise in your own conceits.

having.

Zechariah 7:9
Thus speaketh the LORD of hosts, saying, Execute true judgment, and shew mercy and compassions every man to his brother:

Matthew 18:33
Shouldest not thou also have had compassion on thy fellowservant, even as I had pity on thee?

Luke 10:33
But a certain Samaritan, as he journeyed, came where he was: and when he saw him, he had compassion on him,

love as brethren.

1 Peter 1:22
Seeing ye have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit unto unfeigned love of the brethren, see that ye love one another with a pure heart fervently:

1 Peter 2:17
Honour all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king.

Romans 12:10
Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love; in honour preferring one another;

pitiful.

Psalm 103:13
Like as a father pitieth his children, so the LORD pitieth them that fear him.

Proverbs 28:8
He that by usury and unjust gain increaseth his substance, he shall gather it for him that will pity the poor.

Matthew 18:33
Shouldest not thou also have had compassion on thy fellowservant, even as I had pity on thee?

courteous.

Acts 27:3
And the next day we touched at Sidon. And Julius courteously entreated Paul, and gave him liberty to go unto his friends to refresh himself.

Acts 28:7
In the same quarters were possessions of the chief man of the island, whose name was Publius; who received us, and lodged us three days courteously.

Ephesians 4:31,32
Let all bitterness, and wrath, and anger, and clamour, and evil speaking, be put away from you, with all malice: …









(8) Finally, be ye all.--A return from the special to the general. St. Peter has not, however, forgotten the purpose with which the former rules were given; his thought is still how to produce a right impression on the unbelieving world, although some of these injunctions touch only internal relations between members of the Church. "By this shall all men" says our Lord, "know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another" (John 13:35); and, again, "That they all may be one . . . that the world may believe that thou hast sent me" (John 17:21). Accordingly, this verse, like 1Peter 3:1; 1Peter 3:7, is attached to 1Peter 2:13, and should be translated, Finally, being all.

Of one mind.--Or, unanimous. Though the Greek word does not occur elsewhere in the New Testament, the duty is enjoined often, e.g., Romans 12:16; 2Corinthians 13:11; Philippians 2:2. It involves an agreement not only in doctrine but in practical aims, the affections of all being in the same direction. This unanimity requires expression to be conscious, and therefore it strikes at the root of the reserve by which Christian people do not open out their hearts to each other in the matter of religion. Such unity of mind is no product of indifference, which Leighton describes as "not a knitting together, but a freezing together, as cold congregates all bodies how heterogeneous soever, sticks, stones, and water." . . .

Verse 8. - Finally. St. Peter is bringing to a close the exhortations to submission, which depend on the imperative in 1 Peter 2:13. He turns from particular classes and relations to the whole Christian community, and describes what they ought to be in five Greek words, the first three of which are found nowhere else in the Greek Scriptures. Be ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another; literally, sympathizing; feeling with others, rejoicing with them that do rejoice, and weeping with them that weep. Love as brethren. An adjective (φιλάδελφι) in the Greek; the corresponding substantive occurs in 1 Peter 1:22. Be pitiful. This word (εὔσπλαγχνος) has undergone a remarkable change of meaning. In Hippocrates, quoted by Huther, it is used literally of one whose viscera are healthy; it is also sometimes used figuratively, as equivalent to εὐκάρδιος ἀνδρεῖος; "goodhearted" with the heathen would mean "brave;" with Christian writers "tender," "pitiful." Be courteous. This represents a reading (φιλόφρονες) which has very little support. The true reading is ταπεινόφρονες, humble-minded.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
Finally,
τέλος (telos)
Noun - Accusative Neuter Singular
Strong's 5056: (a) an end, (b) event or issue, (c) the principal end, aim, purpose, (d) a tax.

all [of you],
πάντες (pantes)
Adjective - Vocative Masculine Plural
Strong's 3956: All, the whole, every kind of. Including all the forms of declension; apparently a primary word; all, any, every, the whole.

[be] like-minded
ὁμόφρονες (homophrones)
Adjective - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 3675: Of one mind (intent, purpose), like-minded. From the base of homou and phren; like-minded, i.e. Harmonious.

[and] sympathetic,
συμπαθεῖς (sympatheis)
Adjective - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 4835: Sympathizing, compassionate. From sumpascho; having a fellow-feeling, i.e. mutually commiserative.

love as brothers,
φιλάδελφοι (philadelphoi)
Adjective - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 5361: Loving like a brother, loving one's brethren. From philos and adephos; fond of brethren, i.e. Fraternal.

[be] tender-hearted
εὔσπλαγχνοι (eusplanchnoi)
Adjective - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 2155: Tender-hearted, merciful, compassionate. From eu and splagchnon; well compassioned, i.e. Sympathetic.

[and] humble.
ταπεινόφρονες (tapeinophrones)
Adjective - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 5012: Humility, lowliness of mind, modesty. From a compound of tapeinos and the base of phren; humiliation of mind, i.e. Modesty.


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