who are protected by the power of God through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time. From the previous verse, Peter discusses the reason.
to obtain an inheritance which is imperishable and undefiled and will not fade away, reserved in heaven for you, Commentary Salvation is not the ultimate end goal of redemption..
Commentary There is an approprate way for one to respond to God’s working through time and history applied to the individual self. Peter’s introductory prayer is to praise God.
Glorious are you, our Lord God of Jacob. You delight to dwell with your people and live among them. You set apart a people for your glory and priase..
Lord, you are ready for forgive as the psalmist delcares and we need your forgiveness. Just as you have sent your son to receive the just and right wages.