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1 Peter 5:1
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To the Elders and the Flock

To the elders among you, I appeal as a fellow elder(a) and a witness(b) of Christ's sufferings who also will share in the glory to be revealed:(c)
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1 Peter 5:2
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Be shepherds of God's flock(d) that is under your care, watching over them—not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be;(e) not pursuing dishonest gain,(f) but eager to serve;
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1 Peter 5:3
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not lording it over(g) those entrusted to you, but being examples(h) to the flock.
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1 Peter 5:4
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And when the Chief Shepherd(i) appears, you will receive the crown of glory(j) that will never fade away.(k)
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