For whatever overcomes a person, to that he is enslaved. 19 They promise them yfreedom, zbut they themselves are slaves8 of corruption. 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. 11 For in this way there will be richly provided for you san entrance into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Read full chapter. 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:. Cloth over Board, Eggplant ESV Study Bible. Blue Letter Bible. 3 knowing this first of all, that scoffers will come jin the last days with scoffing, kfollowing their own sinful desires. Get an Answer. But if when you do good and suffer for it you endure, this is a gracious thing in They promise them freedom, but they themselves are slaves of corruption. 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: Love the brotherhood. 16 but was rebuked for his own transgression; ta speechless donkey spoke with human voice and restrained the prophetâs madness. TruTone, Burgundy/Red, Timeless Design, Indexed New Books View All. 7 and cif he rescued righteous Lot, greatly distressed by the sensual conduct of the wicked ESV, 1 Peter 5 14 terms. For ever since the fathers fell asleep, all things are continuing as they were from the beginning of creation.â 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 hearts otrained in greed. 1 Peter 2:19. 7 and godliness lwith brotherly affection, and brotherly affection mwith love. 2 Peter 3:11-13 Commentary. 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. 2 Timothy 1 2 Timothy 2:19 2 Timothy 3 Return to the Main Player Favoriting is a great way to keep a list of sermons, programs, and ministry resources in your account. To those who have obtained aa faith of equal standing with ours bby the righteousness of our cGod and Savior Jesus Christ: 2 dMay grace and peace be multiplied to you ein the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. 14 xsince I know that the putting off of my body will be soon, yas our Lord Jesus Christ made clear to me. 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 Peter 2:19-20 ESV. ESV, 1 Peter 4 19 terms. 1 Peter 2:20ESV 20 For what credit is it if, when you sin and are beaten for it, you endure? 14 hTherefore, beloved, since you are waiting for these, be diligent to be found by him iwithout spot or jblemish, and kat peace. 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. Bold and arrogant, they are not afraid to heap abuse on celestial beings;" 2 Peter 2:10, ESV : "and especially those who indulge in the lust of defiling passion and despise authority. Honour the king. They promise them freedom, but they themselves are slaves of corruption. They entice unsteady souls. Ask a Question Got a Bible related Question? By registering for an account, you agree to Faithlife’s. 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. 2 that you should remember the predictions of the holy prophets and the commandment of the Lord and Savior through your apostles, (Lu 1:70; Ac 3:21; Jud 1:17). 13 But according to his promise we are waiting for fnew heavens and a new earth gin which righteousness dwells. English Standard Version (ESV) Bible Book List. 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, They have followed rthe way of Balaam, the son of Beor, who loved sgain from wrongdoing, The Serpent and the Serpent Slayer. tTo him be the glory both now and to the day of ueternity. 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; 6 and that by means of these the world that then existed pwas deluged with water and qperished. 2 Peter 2:19 They promise them freedom, but they themselves are slaves of corruption. 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. 13 She who is at Babylon, who is likewise chosen, sends you greetings, and so does sMark, my son. Red Letter. 2 Peter 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. For whatever overcomes a person, to that he is enslaved. « 2 Peter 2:19 | 2 Peter 2:21 » | Compare: NIV, KJV, NLT, NKJV, NRSV, ESV | Cross references home 2 Peter 2:20 For if, after they have escaped the defilements of the world through the knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, they are again entangled in them and overcome, the last state has become worse for them than the first. 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 Peter 3:9 Commentary. 1 Simeon a Peter, a servant b and apostle of Jesus Christ,. For this is a gracious thing, when, mindful of God, one endures sorrows while suffering unjustly. gtrahern. 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, Features. 2 Peter 2:10, NIV: "This is especially true of those who follow the corrupt desire of the flesh and despise authority. 5 Likewise, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. 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. 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); ESV Illuminated Bible, Art Journaling Edition. 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 â¦ ... 1Pe 2:19. 19 They promise them freedom, but they themselves are slaves of corruption. 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. Fear God.