1 Peter 4:4
Good News Translation
And now the heathen are surprised when you do not join them in the same wild and reckless living, and so they insult you.

Contemporary English Version
Now your former friends wonder why you have stopped running around with them, and they curse you for it.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Wherein they think it strange that you run not with them into the same confusion of riotousness: speaking evil of you.

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Wherein they think it strange that you run not with them into the same confusion of riotousness: speaking evil of you.

excess.

Matthew 23:25 Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites; because you make clean the outside of the cup and of the dish, but within you are full of rapine and uncleanness.

Luke 15:13 And not many days after, the younger son, gathering all together, went abroad into a far country: and there wasted his substance, living riotously.

Romans 13:13 Let us walk honestly, as in the day: not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and impurities, not in contention and envy.

2 Peter 2:22 For, that of the true proverb has happened to them: The dog is returned to his vomit; and: The sow that was washed to her wallowing in the mire.

speaking.

1 Peter 2:12 Having your conversation good among the Gentiles: that whereas they speak against you as evildoers, they may, by the good works which they shall behold in you, glorify God in the day of visitation.

1 Peter 3:16 But with modesty and fear, having a good conscience: that whereas they speak evil of you, they may be ashamed who falsely accuse your good conversation in Christ.

Acts 13:45 And the Jews, seeing the multitudes, were filled with envy and contradicted those things which were said by Paul, blaspheming.

Acts 18:6 But they gainsaying and blaspheming, he shook his garments and said to them: Your blood be upon your own heads: I am clean. From henceforth I will go unto the Gentiles.

2 Peter 2:12 But these men, as irrational beasts, naturally tending to the snare and to destruction, blaspheming those things which they know not, shall perish in their corruption:

Jude 1:10 But these men blaspheme whatever things they know not: and what things soever they naturally know, like dumb beasts, in these they are corrupted.

Context
Living for God's Glory
3For the time past is sufficient to have fulfilled the will of the Gentiles, for them who have walked in riotousness, lusts, excess of wine, revellings, banquetings and unlawful worshipping of idols. 4Wherein they think it strange that you run not with them into the same confusion of riotousness: speaking evil of you. 5Who shall render account to him who is ready to judge the living and the dead.…
Cross References
Ephesians 5:18
And be not drunk with wine, wherein is luxury: but be ye filled with the Holy Spirit,

1 Peter 3:16
But with modesty and fear, having a good conscience: that whereas they speak evil of you, they may be ashamed who falsely accuse your good conversation in Christ.

Additional Translations
Because of this, they consider it strange of you not to plunge with them into the same flood of reckless indiscretion, and they heap abuse on you.

With respect to this, they think it strange of you not running with them into the same overflow of debauchery, speaking evil of you,

Wherein they think it strange that you run not with them to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of you:

wherein they think strange that ye run not with them into the same excess of riot, speaking evil of of :

Wherein they think it strange that ye run not with [them] to the same sink of corruption, speaking injuriously [of you];

wherein they think it strange that ye run not with them into the same excess of riot, speaking evil of you:

In which they think it strange that ye run not with them to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of you:

At this they are astonished--that you do not run into the same excess of profligacy as they do; and they speak abusively of you.

They think it is strange that you don't run with them into the same excess of riot, blaspheming:

in which they think it strange -- your not running with them to the same excess of dissoluteness, speaking evil,
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