6 xHumble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God so that at the proper time he may exalt you, 2 hthat you should remember the predictions of ithe holy prophets and the commandment of the Lord and Savior through your apostles, 18 For, wspeaking loud boasts of folly, they entice by sensual passions of the flesh those who are barely xescaping from those who live in error. 7 and godliness lwith brotherly affection, and brotherly affection mwith love. See the notes at Romans 1:16.There are no moral means which have ever been used that have such power as the gospel; none through which God has done so much in changing the character and affecting the destiny of man. Much hinges on the interpretation of this adjective. Amen. 2 Peter Greeting. 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. 2 Peter 2:4 Some manuscripts pits; 2 Peter 2:6 Some manuscripts an example to those who were to be ungodly; 2 Peter 2:9 Or temptations; 2 Peter 2:10 Greek who go after the flesh; 2 Peter 2:13 Some manuscripts love feasts; 2 Peter 2:14 Or eyes full of an adulteress; 2 Peter 2:19 For the contextual rendering of the Greek word doulos, see Preface References to prophets and apostles (v2) indicate that the NT bears the same authority as the OT. Amen. 11 hwhereas angels, though greater in might and power, do not pronounce a blasphemous judgment against them before the Lord. 15 Forsaking the right way, qthey have gone astray. Peterprobably wrot… 11 Since all these things are thus to be dissolved, cwhat sort of people ought you to be in lives of holiness and godliness, 3 not rdomineering over those in your charge, but sbeing examples to the flock. 14 cIf you are insulted dfor the name of Christ, you are blessed, because the Spirit of glory2 and of God rests upon you. Peter didnot say where he was sending the letter. They have hearts otrained in greed. 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; 18 But sgrow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. wClothe yourselves, all of you, with humility toward one another, for x“God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.”. 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. 3 knowing this first of all, that scoffers will come jin the last days with scoffing, kfollowing their own sinful desires. 14 They have eyes full of adultery,7 ninsatiable for sin. 21 After this Jesus revealed himself again to the disciples by the Sea of Tiberias, and he revealed himself in this way. We find no good reason to reject Peter’s authorship of 2 Peter. 2 according to b the foreknowledge of God the Father, c in the sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience to Jesus Christ and d for sprinkling with his blood: May e grace and f peace be multiplied to you. 1:9; 1 Pet. Red Letter. 17 You therefore, beloved, qknowing this beforehand, rtake care that you are not carried away with the error of lawless people and lose your own stability. xTo him belong glory and ydominion forever and ever. They have followed rthe way of Balaam, the son of Beor, who loved sgain from wrongdoing, 17 For it is time for judgment hto begin at the household of God; and iif it begins with us, what will be the outcome for those who jdo not obey the gospel of God? 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; He is the "living stone," and we too are "living stones" in Him. 2 Peter 1:19 ESV / 8 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. Confirm Your Calling and Election. 2 Peter 1 English Standard Version (ESV) Greeting. 2 Simon Peter, Thomas (called the Twin), Nathanael of Cana in Galilee, the sons of … 7 nThe end of all things is at hand; therefore obe self-controlled and sober-minded pfor the sake of your prayers. 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. 4 by which he has granted to us his precious and very great promises, so that through them you may become gpartakers of the divine nature, hhaving escaped from the corruption that is in the world because of sinful desire. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and take your Bible knowledge to a new level this year! 2 Peter 1:19 So we have the prophetic word made more sure, to which you do well to pay attention as to a lamp shining in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star arises in your hearts. ... (1.3), His return (1.7), His blood (1.19), His example (v21); He is to be placed at the centre of our lives and experience. English Standard Version (ESV). English Standard Version 2 Peter 1:19. 4 With respect to this they are surprised when you do not join them in the same flood of jdebauchery, and kthey malign you; 6 and that by means of these the world that then existed pwas deluged with water and qperished. oThere are some things in them that are hard to understand, which the ignorant and unstable twist to their own destruction, pas they do the other Scriptures. Live as people who are free, not using your freedom as a cover-up for evil, but living as servants of God. 9 fResist him, gfirm in your faith, knowing that hthe same kinds of suffering are being experienced by your brotherhood throughout the world. 5 but they will give account to him who is ready lto judge the living and the dead. 8 Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since qlove covers a multitude of sins. 19 They promise them yfreedom, zbut they themselves are slaves8 of corruption. 16 but was rebuked for his own transgression; ta speechless donkey spoke with human voice and restrained the prophet’s madness. tTo him be the glory both now and to the day of ueternity. They count it pleasure lto revel in the daytime. 1 Simeon [1] Peter, a servant [2] 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: (Ro 1:12; Ro 3:21; 2Co 4:13; Tit 1:4; Tit 2:13) 2 May grace and peace be multiplied to … So, the readers of both letters were probably the same people. 5 Likewise, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. 5 So I exhort the elders among you, mas a fellow elder and na witness of the sufferings of Christ, as well as a partaker in the glory that is going to be revealed: For ever since the fathers fell asleep, all things are continuing as they were from the beginning of creation.” 13 I think it right, as long as I am in this vbody,8 wto stir you up by way of reminder, 2 Peter 1:19 ESV / 2 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. 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,” They are blots and blemishes, reveling in their deceptions,6 while mthey feast with you. 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. 2 d May grace and peace be multiplied to you e in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord.. Make Your Calling and Election Sure. ESV: English Standard Version 2016 . 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 13 suffering wrong as kthe wage for their wrongdoing. 2 Peter 1 Greeting. 11 whoever speaks, as one who speaks uoracles of God; whoever serves, as one who serves vby the strength that God supplies—in order that in everything wGod may be glorified through Jesus Christ. 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:. 14 tGreet one another with the kiss of love. And we have something more sure, the prophetic word, to which you will do well to pay attention as to a lamp shining in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts, 16 as he does in all his letters when he speaks in them of these matters. 2 Peter 1 - Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Saviour Jesus Christ: ... 2Pe 1:19 ¶ 2Pe 1:19 - We have ... ESV English Standard Version. And we have the prophetic word more fully confirmed, to which you will do well to pay attention as to a lamp shining in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts. 2 Peter 1:19 English Standard Version (ESV). 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 of Jesus our Lord. 1:4 myths when we made known to you # 1 Cor. 2 Peter chapter 1 KJV (King James Version) 1 Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Saviour Jesus Christ:. Theywere Christians who lived in the country that we now call Turkey. 4 Since therefore zChrist suffered in the flesh,1 aarm yourselves with the same way of thinking, for bwhoever has suffered in the flesh chas ceased from sin, 2 May grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. Consider the following translations (the rendering of bebaiovteron is in italics each time): 18 And, what will become of the ungodly and the sinner?”3. ... 1 Pet 1.19. v15-16: Peter regarded Paul's writings as Scripture. 3 And rin their greed they will exploit you swith false words. 8 aBe sober-minded; bbe watchful. 19 And gwe have the prophetic word more fully confirmed, to which you will do well to pay attention has to a lamp shining in a dark place, until ithe day jdawns and the morning star rises in your hearts, 7 ycasting all your anxieties on him, because zhe cares for you. rStand firm in it. Your cadversary the devil dprowls around elike a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. 2 Peter 1:19–21 19 And g we have the prophetic word more fully confirmed, to which you will do well to pay attention h as to a lamp shining in a dark place, until i the day j dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts, 20 knowing this first of all, that no prophecy … 10 Therefore, brothers,7 be all the more diligent to confirm your calling and qelection, for if you practice these qualities ryou will never fall. 2 Peter 1:20, ESV: "knowing this first of all, that no prophecy of Scripture comes from someone’s own interpretation." 10 But zthe day of the Lord will come like a thief, and then athe heavens will pass away with a roar, and bthe heavenly bodies2 will be burned up and dissolved, and the earth and the works that are done on it will be exposed.3. 4 And when tthe chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the uunfading vcrown of glory. For whatever overcomes a person, to that he is enslaved. 10 sAs each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, tas good stewards of God’s varied grace: Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. 4:24; Heb. 19 And (A)we have the prophetic word more fully confirmed, to which you will do well to pay attention (B)as to a lamp shining in a dark place, until (C)the day (D)dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts. 1 Peter 2:16. Confirm Your Calling and Election 13 She who is at Babylon, who is likewise chosen, sends you greetings, and so does sMark, my son. February 28, 2004 Various translations have taken a different tack on predicate accusative bebaiovteron in 2 Peter 1:19. 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. Such a statement also answers any accusation of difference between Peter and Paul. 4 lThey will say, “Where is the promise of mhis coming? They entice unsteady souls. 2:12; 2 Thess. Verse. 13 But according to his promise we are waiting for fnew heavens and a new earth gin which righteousness dwells. 2 Peter 1:19. 3 For the time that is past hsuffices ifor doing what the Gentiles want to do, living in sensuality, passions, drunkenness, orgies, drinking parties, and lawless idolatry. 2:14; 2 Tim. 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, 2 oshepherd the flock of God that is among you, exercising oversight,1 pnot under compulsion, but willingly, as God would have you;2 qnot for shameful gain, but eagerly; We believe that 1 Peter was his first letter to thesereaders. 3 His divine power has granted to us all things that pertain to life and godliness, through the knowledge of him # [1 Thess. 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:. 7 and cif he rescued righteous Lot, greatly distressed by the sensual conduct of the wicked ... Philippians 1:19. salvation Spirit prayer. John 21:1-19 (ESV) Jesus Appears to Seven Disciples. 2 And many will follow their sensuality, and because of them the way of truth qwill be blasphemed. 15 And I will make every effort so that after my departure you may be able at any time to recall these things. 16 For we did not follow zcleverly devised amyths when we made known to you bthe power and ccoming of our Lord Jesus Christ, but dwe were eyewitnesses of his majesty. 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. 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.”. 2 Peter 1:19 19 And g we have the prophetic word more fully confirmed, to which you will do well to pay attention h as to a lamp shining in a dark place, until i the day j … Cancel any time. 9 then ethe Lord knows how to rescue the godly from trials,4 and to keep the unrighteous under punishment until the day of judgment, 6 and knowledge with self-control, and self-control kwith steadfastness, and steadfastness with godliness, 1 Simeon a Peter, a servant b and apostle of Jesus Christ,. 9 rShow hospitality to one another without grumbling. 14 hTherefore, beloved, since you are waiting for these, be diligent to be found by him iwithout spot or jblemish, and kat peace. 2 Peter 1:19-21 And we have something more sure, the prophetic word, to which you will do well to pay attention as to a lamp shining in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts, knowing this first of all, that no prophecy of Scr... 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