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1 Peter 4:5 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— who shall give account to him that is ready to judge the living and the dead.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Who shall give account to him that is ready to judge the quick and the dead.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— but they will give account to Him who is ready to judge the living and the dead.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Who shall give account to him that is ready to judge the living and the dead.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— who shall render account to him who is ready to judge [the] living and [the] dead.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Who shall render an account unto him who is holding in readiness to judge living and dead;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— who shall give an account to Him who is ready to judge living and dead,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Who shall render account to him who is ready to judge the living and the dead.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Who shal giue accompt to him that is ready to iudge the quicke & the dead.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— they who shall give account to Aloha, who will judge the dead and the living.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— who must give account to God, who is to judge the living and the dead.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Who 3739
{3739} Prime
Probably a primary word (or perhaps a form of the article G3588); the relative (sometimes demonstrative) pronoun, who, which, what, that.
shall give 591
{0591} Prime
From G0575 and G1325; to give away, that is, up, over, back, etc. (in various applications).
<5692> Grammar
Tense - Future (See G5776)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 814
account 3056
{3056} Prime
From G3004; something said (including the thought); by implication a topic (subject of discourse), also reasoning (the mental faculty) or motive; by extension a computation; specifically (with the article in John) the Divine Expression (that is, Christ).
to him that is 2192
{2192} Prime
A primary verb (including an alternate form σχέω [[scheo]], {skheh'-o}; used in certain tenses only); to hold (used in very various applications, literally or figuratively, direct or remote; such as possession, ability, contiguity, relation or condition).
<5723> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 2549
ready 2093
{2093} Prime
Adverb from G2092; in readiness.
to judge 2919
{2919} Prime
Properly to distinguish, that is, decide (mentally or judicially); by implication to try, condemn, punish.
<5658> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Infinitive (See G5795)
Count - 516
the quick 2198
{2198} Prime
A primary verb; to live (literally or figuratively).
<5723> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 2549
and 2532
{2532} Prime
Apparently a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so, then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words.
the dead. 3498
{3498} Prime
From an apparently primary word νέκυς [[nekus]] (a corpse); dead (literally or figuratively; also as noun).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

1 Peter 4:5

_ _ They who now call you to account falsely, shall have to give account themselves for this very evil-speaking (Jude 1:15), and be condemned justly.

_ _ ready — very speedily (1 Peter 4:7; 2 Peter 3:10). Christ’s coming is to the believer always near.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on 1 Peter 4:4-6.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

1 Peter 4:5

Who shall give account — Of this, as well as all their other ways. To him who is ready — So faith represents him now.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Malachi 3:13-15 Your words have been stout against me, saith the LORD. Yet ye say, What have we spoken [so much] against thee? ... And now we call the proud happy; yea, they that work wickedness are set up; yea, [they that] tempt God are even delivered.
Matthew 12:36 But I say unto you, That every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment.
Luke 16:2 And he called him, and said unto him, How is it that I hear this of thee? give an account of thy stewardship; for thou mayest be no longer steward.
Romans 14:12 So then every one of us shall give account of himself to God.
Jude 1:14-15 And Enoch also, the seventh from Adam, prophesied of these, saying, Behold, the Lord cometh with ten thousands of his saints, ... To execute judgment upon all, and to convince all that are ungodly among them of all their ungodly deeds which they have ungodly committed, and of all their hard [speeches] which ungodly sinners have spoken against him.


Psalms 1:6 For the LORD knoweth the way of the righteous: but the way of the ungodly shall perish.
Ecclesiastes 12:14 For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether [it be] good, or whether [it be] evil.
Ezekiel 18:30 Therefore I will judge you, O house of Israel, every one according to his ways, saith the Lord GOD. Repent, and turn [yourselves] from all your transgressions; so iniquity shall not be your ruin.
Matthew 25:31-46 When the Son of man shall come in his glory, and all the holy angels with him, then shall he sit upon the throne of his glory: ... And these shall go away into everlasting punishment: but the righteous into life eternal.
John 5:22-23 For the Father judgeth no man, but hath committed all judgment unto the Son: ... That all [men] should honour the Son, even as they honour the Father. He that honoureth not the Son honoureth not the Father which hath sent him.
John 5:28-29 Marvel not at this: for the hour is coming, in the which all that are in the graves shall hear his voice, ... And shall come forth; they that have done good, unto the resurrection of life; and they that have done evil, unto the resurrection of damnation.
Acts 10:42 And he commanded us to preach unto the people, and to testify that it is he which was ordained of God [to be] the Judge of quick and dead.
Acts 17:31 Because he hath appointed a day, in the which he will judge the world in righteousness by [that] man whom he hath ordained; [whereof] he hath given assurance unto all [men], in that he hath raised him from the dead.
Romans 14:10-12 But why dost thou judge thy brother? or why dost thou set at nought thy brother? for we shall all stand before the judgment seat of Christ. ... So then every one of us shall give account of himself to God.
1 Corinthians 15:51-52 Behold, I shew you a mystery; We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed, ... In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.
2 Timothy 4:1 I charge [thee] therefore before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the quick and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom;
James 5:9 Grudge not one against another, brethren, lest ye be condemned: behold, the judge standeth before the door.
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