1 G4245 Elders, G3588 the ones G1722 among G1473 you, G3870 I exhort, G3588 I the G4850 fellow-elder G2532 and G3144 witness G3588 of the G3588 [2of the G5547 3Christ G3804 1sufferings], G3588 the one G2532 also G3588 [2of the G3195 3about to be G601 4revealed G1391 5glory G2844 1partner] --
2 G4165 tend G3588 the G1722 [3among G1473 4you G4168 1flock G3588 G2316 2of God]! G1983 overseeing, G3361 not G317 by compelling, G235 but G1596 voluntarily; G3366 nor G147 sordidly, G235 but G4290 eagerly;
3 G3366 nor G5613 as G2634 one dominating G3588 the G2819 lots, G235 but G5179 [2models G1096 1becoming] G3588 for the G4168 flock.
4 G2532 And G5319 at the manifesting G3588 of the G750 chief shepherd, G2865 you shall carry G3588 the G262 unfading G3588 G1391 [2of glory G4735 1crown].
5 G3668 In like manner G3501 let the younger ones G5293 submit G4245 to the older ones! G3956 And all G1161 G240 [4one to another G5293 3being submitted G3588 G5012 2humility G1463 1adorn]! G3754 For G3588 G2316 God G5244 [2 the proud G498 1resists], G5011 [4to the humble G1161 1but G1325 2gives G5484 3favor].
6 G5013 Be humbled G3767 then G5259 under G3588 the G2900 fortified G5495 hand G3588 G2316 of God! G2443 that G1473 he should exalt you G5312 G1722 in G2540 time;
7 G3956 [2all G3588 G3308 3your anxiety G1473 G1977 1 while casting] G1909 upon G1473 him, G3754 for G1473 with him G3199 there is a care G4012 concerning G1473 you.
8 G3525 Be sober! G1127 Be vigilant! G3588 G476 Your opponent G1473 G1228 the devil G5613 [2as G3023 4lion G5612 3a roaring G4043 1walks] G2212 seeking G5100 whom G2666 he should swallow down.
9 G3739 To whom G436 oppose G4731 solid G3588 in the G4102 belief! G1492 knowing G3588 the G1473 same G3588 G3804 sufferings G3588 to the one G1722 in G2889 the world G1473 [2by your G81 3brotherhood G2005 1are being completed].
10 G3588 But the G1161 G2316 God G3956 of all G5484 favor, G3588 the one G2564 having called G1473 us G1519 into G3588 G166 his eternal G1473 G1391 glory G1722 in G5547 Christ G* Jesus, G3641 [2a little G3958 1having suffered], G1473 may he ready G2675 G1473 you, G4741 support you, G4599 strengthen you, G2311 found you .
11 G1473 To him G3588 be the G1391 glory G2532 and G3588 the G2904 might G1519 into G3588 the G165 eons G3588 of the G165 eons. G281 Amen.
12 G1223 Through G* Silvanus, G1473 [4to you G3588 1the G4103 2trustworthy G80 3brother], G5613 as G3049 I consider, G1223 a little G3641 G1125 I wrote, G3870 appealing G2532 and G1957 attesting G3778 this G1510.1 to be G227 the true G5484 favor G3588 G2316 of God G1519 in G3739 which G2476 you stand.
13 G782 [5greets G1473 6you G3588 1She G1722 3in G* 4Babylon G4899 2chosen with you], G2532 and G* Mark G3588 G5207 my son. G1473