Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

These are fountains without water, and mists before a driving storm; for whom the eternal night is kept in store.

New American Standard Bible

These are springs without water and mists driven by a storm, for whom the black darkness has been reserved.

King James Version

These are wells without water, clouds that are carried with a tempest; to whom the mist of darkness is reserved for ever.

Holman Bible

These people are springs without water, mists driven by a whirlwind. The gloom of darkness has been reserved for them.

International Standard Version

These men are dried-up springs, mere clouds driven by a storm. Gloomy darkness is reserved for them.

A Conservative Version

These men are waterless wells, and clouds driven by a fierce wind, for whom the gloom of darkness has been reserved into an age.

American Standard Version

These are springs without water, and mists driven by a storm; for whom the blackness of darkness hath been reserved.

Amplified

These [false teachers] are springs without water and mists driven by a tempest, for whom is reserved the gloom of black darkness.

An Understandable Version

Such people are like springs that give no water and clouds driven by the winds. [Only] the blackest darkness awaits them.

Anderson New Testament

These men are fountains without water, clouds driven by a tempest, for whom the gloom of darkness is reserved forever.

Common New Testament

These are springs without water and mists driven by a storm; for them the blackest darkness has been reserved.

Daniel Mace New Testament

These are wells without water; clouds agitated with a tempest, who are consigned to the obscurity of eternal darkness.

Darby Translation

These are springs without water, and mists driven by storm, to whom the gloom of darkness is reserved for ever.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

These are wells without water, clouds driven by a tempest; for whom the blackness of darkness is reserved forever:

Godbey New Testament

These are fountains without water, and mists driven away by the storm, for which the blackness of darkness has been reserved.

Goodspeed New Testament

Such men are dried-up springs, clouds driven before the storm, and they are doomed to utter darkness.

John Wesley New Testament

These are wells without water, clouds driven by a tempest, to whom the blackness of darkness is reserved for ever.

Julia Smith Translation

These are fountains wanting water, clouds impelled by a hurricane; for whom the obscurity of darkness has been kept forever.

King James 2000

These are wells without water, clouds that are carried with a tempest; to whom the mist of darkness is reserved forever.

Lexham Expanded Bible

These [people] are waterless springs and mists driven by a hurricane, for whom the gloom of darkness has been reserved.

Modern King James verseion

These are wells without water, clouds driven with a tempest, for whom the blackness of darkness is reserved forever.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

These are wells without water, and clouds carried about of a tempest, to whom the mist of darkness is reserved forever.

Moffatt New Testament

These people are waterless fountains and mists driven by a squall, for whom the nether gloom of darkness is reserved.

Montgomery New Testament

Such men are like waterless springs, or mists storm-driven; for them the blackness of darkness has been reserved.

NET Bible

These men are waterless springs and mists driven by a storm, for whom the utter depths of darkness have been reserved.

New Heart English Bible

These are wells without water, and mists driven by a storm; for whom the blackness of darkness has been reserved.

Noyes New Testament

These are wells without water, and mists driven by a tempest; for whom the blackness of darkness is reserved.

Sawyer New Testament

These are fountains without water, clouds driven by a tempest, to which is reserved the blackness of darkness.

The Emphasized Bible

These, are fountains without water, and mists, by a tempest, driven along, - for whom, the gloom of darkness, hath been reserved;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

These are fountains without water, clouds driven by a hurricane; for whom the blackness of darkness for ever is reserved.

Twentieth Century New Testament

These men are like springs without water, or mists driven before a gale; and for them the blackest darkness has been reserved.

Webster

These are wells without water, clouds that are carried with a tempest; to whom the mist of darkness is reserved for ever.

Weymouth New Testament

These people are wells without water, mists driven along by a storm, men for whom the dense darkness has been reserved.

Williams New Testament

Such men are dried-up springs, clouds driven by the storm, and they are doomed to densest darkness.

World English Bible

These are wells without water, clouds driven by a storm; for whom the blackness of darkness has been reserved forever.

Worrell New Testament

These are fountains without water, and mists driven by a storm, for whom the blackness of darkness has been reserved.

Worsley New Testament

These are wells without water, clouds driven by a storm, for whom thick darkness is reserved for ever.

Youngs Literal Translation

These are wells without water, and clouds by a tempest driven, to whom the thick gloom of the darkness to the age hath been kept;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

are
εἰσί 
Eisi 
are, be, were, have, not tr,
Usage: 97

πηγή 
Pege 
Usage: 10

ἄνυδρος 
Anudros 
Usage: 2

νεφέλη 
Nephele 
Usage: 20

ἐλαύνω 
Elauno 
Usage: 5

with
ὑπό 
Hupo 
of, by, under, with, in, not tr,
Usage: 188

λαῖλαψ 
Lailaps 
Usage: 3

to whom
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

the mist
ζόφος 
Zophos 
Usage: 4

σκότος 
Skotos 
Usage: 23

τηρέω 
Tereo 
Usage: 49

for
εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

Devotionals

Devotionals containing 2 Peter 2:17

Context Readings

The Rise And Fall Of The False Teachers

16 But his wrongdoing was pointed out to him: an ass, talking with a man's voice, put a stop to the error of the prophet. 17 These are fountains without water, and mists before a driving storm; for whom the eternal night is kept in store. 18 For with high-sounding false words, making use of the attraction of unclean desires of the flesh, they get into their power those newly made free from those who are living in error;


Cross References

Jude 1:12-13

These men are unseen rocks at your love-feasts, when they take part in them with you, keepers of sheep who without fear take the food of the sheep; clouds without water rushing before the wind, wasted trees without fruit, twice dead, pulled up by the roots,

Job 6:14-17

He whose heart is shut against his friend has given up the fear of the Ruler of all.

Jeremiah 14:3

Their great men have sent their servants for water: they come to the holes and there is no water to be seen; they come back with nothing in their vessels; they are overcome with shame and fear, covering their heads.

Hosea 6:4

O Ephraim, what am I to do to you? O Judah, what am I to do to you? For your love is like a morning cloud, and like the dew which goes early away.

Matthew 8:12

But the sons of the kingdom will be put out into the dark, and there will be weeping and cries of pain.

Matthew 22:13

Then the king said to the servants, Put cords round his hands and feet and put him out into the dark; there will be weeping and cries of sorrow.

Matthew 25:30

And put out the servant who is of no profit into the outer dark: there will be weeping and cries of sorrow.

Ephesians 4:14

So that we may be no longer children, sent this way and that, turned about by every wind of teaching, by the twisting and tricks of men, by the deceits of error;

2 Peter 2:4

For if God did not have pity for the angels who did evil, but sent them down into hell, to be kept in chains of eternal night till they were judged;

Jude 1:6

And the angels who did not keep to their kingdom but went out from the place which was theirs, he has put in eternal chains and in dark night till the great day of the judging.

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