1 Peter 3:10
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English Standard Version
For “Whoever desires to love life and see good days, let him keep his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking deceit;

King James Bible
For he that will love life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile:

American Standard Version
For, He that would love life, And see good days, Let him refrain his tongue from evil, And his lips that they speak no guile:

Douay-Rheims Bible
For he that will love life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile.

English Revised Version
For, He that would love life, And see good days, Let him refrain his tongue from evil, And his lips that they speak no guile:

Webster's Bible Translation
For he that will love life, and see good days, let him restrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile:

Weymouth New Testament
For "He who wishes to be well-satisfied with life and see happy days-- let him restrain his tongue from evil, and his lips from deceitful words;

1 Peter 3:10 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Will love (θέλων ἀγαπᾶν)

Not the future tense of love, but the verb to will, with the infinitive: he that desires or means to love. Rev., would love.

1 Peter 3:10 Parallel Commentaries

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Psalm 34:12-16 What man is he that desires life, and loves many days, that he may see good...

love.

Deuteronomy 32:47 For it is not a vain thing for you; because it is your life: and through this thing you shall prolong your days in the land...

Job 2:4 And Satan answered the LORD, and said, Skin for skin, yes, all that a man has will he give for his life.

Proverbs 3:2,18 For length of days, and long life, and peace, shall they add to you...

Proverbs 4:22 For they are life to those that find them, and health to all their flesh.

Proverbs 8:35 For whoever finds me finds life, and shall obtain favor of the LORD.

Matthew 19:17 And he said to him, Why call you me good? there is none good but one, that is, God: but if you will enter into life...

Mark 8:35 For whoever will save his life shall lose it; but whoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's, the same shall save it.

John 12:25 He that loves his life shall lose it; and he that hates his life in this world shall keep it to life eternal.

see.

Job 7:7,8 O remember that my life is wind: my eye shall no more see good...

Job 9:25 Now my days are swifter than a post: they flee away, they see no good.

Job 33:28 He will deliver his soul from going into the pit, and his life shall see the light.

Psalm 27:13 I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living.

Psalm 49:19 He shall go to the generation of his fathers; they shall never see light.

Psalm 106:5 That I may see the good of your chosen, that I may rejoice in the gladness of your nation, that I may glory with your inheritance.

Ecclesiastes 2:3 I sought in my heart to give myself to wine, yet acquainting my heart with wisdom; and to lay hold on folly...

Matthew 13:16,17 But blessed are your eyes, for they see: and your ears, for they hear...

refrain. See on

James 1:26 If any man among you seem to be religious, and bridles not his tongue, but deceives his own heart, this man's religion is vain.

James 3:1-10 My brothers, be not many masters, knowing that we shall receive the greater condemnation...

speak.

1 Peter 2:1,22 Why laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, all evil speakings...

John 1:47 Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and said of him, Behold an Israelite indeed, in whom is no guile!

Revelation 14:5 And in their mouth was found no guile: for they are without fault before the throne of God.

Cross References
Psalm 34:12
What man is there who desires life and loves many days, that he may see good?

Psalm 34:13
Keep your tongue from evil and your lips from speaking deceit.

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