May grace and peace be multiplied to you.
3 Praise the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. k According to His great mercy, l He has given us a new birth m into a living hope n through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead o 4 and into an inheritance that is imperishable, p uncorrupted, and unfading, kept in heaven q for you. 5 You are being protected by God’s power r through faith for a salvation that is ready to be revealed in the last time. s