They count it pleasure (AA)to revel in the daytime. 20 For if, aafter they have escaped the defilements of the world bthrough the knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, they are again entangled in them and overcome, cthe last state has become worse for them than the first. 15 Forsaking the right way, qthey have gone astray. 14 xsince I know that the putting off of my body will be soon, yas our Lord Jesus Christ made clear to me. 9 fResist him, gfirm in your faith, knowing that hthe same kinds of suffering are being experienced by your brotherhood throughout the world. 8 (for as that righteous man lived among them day after day, dhe was tormenting his righteous soul over their lawless deeds that he saw and heard); What does it mean that, "Open rebuke is better than secret love"? 2:1 But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction.2 And many will follow their sensuality, and because of them the way of truth will be blasphemed.3 And in their greed they will exploit you with false words. 20 knowing this first of all, that no prophecy of Scripture comes from someone’s own interpretation. 1 Simeon1 Peter, a servant2 and apostle of Jesus Christ. 5 if he did not spare the ancient world, but xpreserved Noah, a herald of righteousness, with seven others, when he brought ya flood upon the world of the ungodly; 2 Peter Greeting. 10 If we say we have not sinned, wwe make him a liar, and xhis word is not in us. 21 For dit would have been better for them never to have known the way of righteousness than after knowing it to turn back from ethe holy commandment delivered to them. 2 Peter 1 – The Sure Christian Life A. 1. 3 And rin their greed they will exploit you swith false words. 6:20; 7:23; Gal. 3:13; 4:5; Rev. 1:18; Rev. They have followed rthe way of Balaam, the son of Beor, who loved sgain from wrongdoing, 6 if by zturning the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah to ashes he condemned them to extinction, amaking them an example of bwhat is going to happen to the ungodly;3 1 Simeon 1 Peter, a servant 2 and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who have obtained a a faith of equal standing with ours b by the righteousness of our c God and Savior Jesus Christ: 2 d May grace and peace be multiplied to you e in the knowledge of God and … 17 For when he received honor and glory from God the Father, and the voice was borne to him by the Majestic Glory, e“This is my beloved Son,9 with whom I am well pleased,” ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal: 1–2 Peter and Jude Paperback – October 31, 2018 by ESV Bibles by Crossway (Author) 5.0 out of 5 stars 15 ratings 8 For if these qualities6 are yours and are increasing, they keep you from being ineffective or nunfruitful in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ. 1 aThat which was bfrom the beginning, cwhich we have heard, dwhich we have seen with our eyes, ewhich we looked upon and fhave touched with our hands, concerning the word of life— 2 gthe life hwas made manifest, and we have seen it, and itestify to it and proclaim to you the eternal life, awhich was with the Father and hwas made manifest to us— 21 For kno prophecy was ever produced by the will of man, but men spoke from God las they were carried along by the Holy Spirit. 6 and that by means of these the world that then existed pwas deluged with water and qperished. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. 2 But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought … English Standard Version 2 Peter 2. 8 But do not overlook this one fact, beloved, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and ta thousand years as one day. They have followed (AG)the way of Balaam, the son of Beor, who loved (AH)gain from wrongdoing, 16 but was rebuked for his own transgression; (AI)a speechless donkey spoke with human voice and restrained the prophet's madness. 15 And I will make every effort so that after my departure you may be able at any time to recall these things. 5:7]; See James 5:5, Num. 11 nTo him be the dominion forever and ever. False Prophets and Teachers 1 But (a) false prophets also arose among the people, (b) just as there will be false teachers among you, who will (c) secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master (d) who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction. 14 They have eyes full of adultery,[g] (AC)insatiable for sin. They are blots and blemishes, reveling in their deceptions,[f] while (AB)they feast with you. 25:41 to be kept until the judgment; 5 if he did not spare the ancient world, but # See 1 Pet. 3:20 preserved Noah, a herald of righteousness, with seven others, when he brought # ch. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. 11:13; 1 Tim. 23:4; Neh. 9 For whoever lacks these qualities is so nearsighted that he ois blind, having forgotten that he was pcleansed from his former sins. Learn to live effectively and grow in spiritual discernment. 2 Peter 3 The Day of the Lord Will Come. 2 Peter 1 English Standard Version << 1 Peter 5 | 2 Peter 1 | 2 Peter 2 >> Salutation. 22 What the true proverb says has happened to them: “The (AU)dog returns to its own vomit, and the sow, after washing herself, returns to wallow in the mire.”. 14 hTherefore, beloved, since you are waiting for these, be diligent to be found by him iwithout spot or jblemish, and kat peace. 11 Since all these things are thus to be dissolved, cwhat sort of people ought you to be in lives of holiness and godliness, 2 But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction. 4 As you come to him, a living stone rejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious, 5 you yourselves like living stones are being built up as a spiritual house, to be a holy priesthood, to offer spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. For whatever overcomes a person, to that he is enslaved. 12:17, 18; 1 Tim. 15:16; 1 Pet. 3 not rdomineering over those in your charge, but sbeing examples to the flock. 7 and cif he rescued righteous Lot, greatly distressed by the sensual conduct of the wicked 13:13; 1 Thess. 2 Peter 2 English Standard Version False Prophets and Teachers 1 But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction. Read 2 Peter 3 from the ESV Bible online. 3 His divine power has granted to us all things that pertain to life and godliness, through the knowledge of him fwho called us to3 his own glory and excellence,4 2 Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritual milk, that by it you may grow up into salvation— 3 if indeed you have tasted that the Lord is good. 22:5, 7; Deut. 4 For if God did not spare uangels when they sinned, but vcast them into hell1 and committed them to chains2 of gloomy darkness wto be kept until the judgment; Even though I’m mad, should I give? 3 And (F)in their greed they will exploit you (G)with false words. 6 xHumble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God so that at the proper time he may exalt you, 9 uThe Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise vas some count slowness, but wis patient toward you,1 xnot wishing that any should perish, but ythat all should reach repentance. 13 suffering wrong as kthe wage for their wrongdoing. They are blots and blemishes, reveling in their deceptions,6 while mthey feast with you. They entice unsteady souls. 4 And we are writing these things so kthat our1 joy may be complete. 19 They promise them (AN)freedom, (AO)but they themselves are slaves[h] of corruption. 1 But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction. Need some help understanding theology? 7 But by the same word rthe heavens and earth that now exist are stored up for fire, being kept until the day of judgment and sdestruction of the ungodly. Bold and willful, they do not tremble gas they blaspheme the glorious ones, So, the readers of both letters were probably the same people. 2 Peter 2 English Standard Version << 2 Peter 1 | 2 Peter 2 | 2 Peter 3 >> False Prophets and Teachers. They entice unsteady souls. (AK)For them the gloom of utter darkness has been reserved. Confirm Your Calling and Election 6:4-6; 10:26, 27; James 4:17]. 12 iBut these, like irrational animals, jcreatures of instinct, born to be caught and destroyed, blaspheming about matters of which they are ignorant, will also be destroyed in their destruction, 2 And many will follow their sensuality, and because of them the way of truth will be blasphemed. vFor them the gloom of utter darkness has been reserved. Acts 20:30; 2 Cor. 5 For they deliberately overlook this fact, that the heavens existed long ago, and the earth nwas formed out of water and through water oby the word of God, 1 Simeon Peter, a servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who have obtained a faith of equal standing with ours by the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ: 2 May grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. False Prophets and Teachers. 2 Peter 1. Ask a Question Got a Bible related Question? 2 But mfalse prophets also arose among the people, njust as there will be false teachers among you, who will osecretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master pwho bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction. 14:3, 4], [2 Cor. Read the Bible. 2 But (A)false prophets also arose among the people, (B)just as there will be false teachers among you, who will (C)secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master (D)who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction. (AE)Accursed children! 2 Peter 2:1 English Standard Version (ESV) False Prophets and Teachers. Ask Us! 9 u The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise v as some count slowness, but w is patient toward you, 1 x not wishing that any should perish, but … (H)Their condemnation from long ago is not idle, and their destruction is not asleep. 2 And many will follow their sensuality, and because of them the way of truth (E)will be blasphemed. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 5 For this very reason, make every effort to supplement your faith iwith virtue,5 and virtue jwith knowledge, 1:12-15), after he had written a prior letter to the same readers (probably 1 Peter). (1) Introducing a letter from Peter, to believers. 15 And count lthe patience of our Lord as salvation, just as mour beloved brother Paul also wrote to you naccording to the wisdom given him, Get an Answer. False Prophets and Teachers. 22 What the true proverb says has happened to them: “The fdog returns to its own vomit, and the sow, after washing herself, returns to wallow in the mire.”. 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