4 With respect to this they are surprised when you do not join them in the same flood of jdebauchery, and kthey malign you;
Suffering as a Christian
12 Beloved, do not be surprised at zthe fiery trial when it comes upon you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you.
12 wWere I to write for him my laws by the ten thousands,
they would be regarded as a strange thing.