20 But how is it to your credit if you receive a beating for doing wrong and endure it? But if you suffer for doing good and you endure it, this is commendable before God.(A)

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15 If you suffer, it should not be as a murderer or thief or any other kind of criminal, or even as a meddler.

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16 However, if you suffer as a Christian, do not be ashamed, but praise God that you bear that name.(A)

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