Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

to remember the words spoken to you in the past by the holy prophets, and what the Lord and Savior commanded you through your apostles.

New American Standard Bible

that you should remember the words spoken beforehand by the holy prophets and the commandment of the Lord and Savior spoken by your apostles.

King James Version

That ye may be mindful of the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of us the apostles of the Lord and Saviour:

Holman Bible

so that you can remember the words previously spoken by the holy prophets and the command of our Lord and Savior given through your apostles.

International Standard Version

to recall the words spoken in the past by the holy prophets and the commandment of our Lord and Savior spoken through your apostles.

A Conservative Version

to remember the sayings that were earlier spoken by the holy prophets, and of the command of your apostles of the Lord and Savior.

American Standard Version

that ye should remember the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and the commandments of the Lord and Saviour through your apostles:

Amplified

that you should remember the words spoken in the past [about the future] by the holy prophets and the commandment of the Lord and Savior given by your apostles [His personally chosen representatives].

Anderson New Testament

that you may be mindful of the words formerly spoken by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of us the apostles of the Lord and Savior:

Bible in Basic English

So that you may keep in mind the words of the holy prophets in the past, and the law of the Lord and Saviour which was given to you by his Apostles.

Common New Testament

that you should remember the words spoken beforehand by the holy prophets and the commandment of the Lord and Savior spoken through your apostles.

Daniel Mace New Testament

by admonishing you to be mindful of the predictions of the holy prophets, and of the directions of the apostles of our Lord and Saviour.

Darby Translation

to be mindful of the words spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of the Lord and Saviour by your apostles;

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

to be mindful of the words before spoken by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of us, the Apostles of the Lord and Saviour.

Godbey New Testament

to remember the words which have been spoken hitherto by the holy prophets, and the commandment of the Lord and Saviour by your apostles:

Goodspeed New Testament

to remember the things foretold by the holy prophets, and the command of the Lord and Savior through your apostles.

John Wesley New Testament

That ye may be mindful of the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of us, the apostles of the Lord and Saviour: Knowing this first,

Julia Smith Translation

To remember the words spoken before by the holy prophets, and the command of us the sent of the Lord and Saviour:

King James 2000

That you may be mindful of the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of us the apostles of the Lord and Savior:

Lexham Expanded Bible

to remember the words proclaimed beforehand by the holy prophets and the commandment of the Lord and Savior through your apostles,

Modern King James verseion

to remember the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of the Lord and Savior by us, the apostles.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

to call to remembrance the words which were told before of the holy prophets, and also the commandment of us; the apostles of the Lord and Saviour.

Moffatt New Testament

to have you recollect the words spoken by the holy prophets beforehand and the command given by your apostles from the Lord and saviour.

Montgomery New Testament

I want you to recollect the words that were foretold by the holy prophets, and the command of your Lord and Saviour, given you through your apostles.

NET Bible

I want you to recall both the predictions foretold by the holy prophets and the commandment of the Lord and Savior through your apostles.

New Heart English Bible

that you should remember the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and the commandment of the Lord and Savior through your apostles:

Noyes New Testament

that ye may be mindful of the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of the Lord and Saviour by your apostles;

Sawyer New Testament

to remember the words spoken before by the holy prophets, and the commandment of us the apostles of the Lord and Saviour,

The Emphasized Bible

To remember the fore-spoken declarations made by the holy prophets, and the commandment of the Lord and Saviour, by your apostles.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

to remember the words, that have been spoken aforetime by the holy prophets, and the injunction of us the apostles of the Lord and Saviour:

Twentieth Century New Testament

I want you to recall what was foretold by the holy Prophets, as well as the Command of our Lord and Savior given to you through your Apostles.

Webster

That ye may be mindful of the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of us the apostles of the Lord and Savior:

Weymouth New Testament

so that you may recall the words spoken long ago by the holy Prophets, and the commandments of our Lord and Saviour given you through your Apostles.

Williams New Testament

to remember the things foretold by the holy prophets, and the command of the Lord and Saviour through your apostles.

World English Bible

that you should remember the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and the commandments of us, the apostles of the Lord and Savior:

Worrell New Testament

that ye remember the words spoken before by holy prophets, and the commandments of the Lord and Savior by your apostles.

Worsley New Testament

that ye may be mindful of the words formerly spoken by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of us the apostles of the Lord and Saviour: knowing this first,

Youngs Literal Translation

to be mindful of the sayings said before by the holy prophets, and of the command of us the apostles of the Lord and Saviour,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
That ye may be mindful
μνάομαι 
Mnaomai 
Usage: 19

of the words
ῥῆμα 
Rhema 
word, saying, thing, no thing Trans, not tr
Usage: 57

προερέω 
Proereo 
Usage: 7

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

the
προφήτης 
Prophetes 
Usage: 105

G40
ἅγιος 
Hagios 
Usage: 209

προφήτης 
Prophetes 
Usage: 105

and



and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

of the commandment
ἐντολή 
Entole 
Usage: 47

of us
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

the apostles
ἀπόστολος 
Apostolos 
Usage: 78

of the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Peter 3:2

Images 2 Peter 3:2

Prayers for 2 Peter 3:2

Context Readings

The Coming Day Of The Lord

1 This is now, my dearly loved ones, the second letter I am writing to you; in both of them, as a reminder, I want to stir up your sincere thoughts 2 to remember the words spoken to you in the past by the holy prophets, and what the Lord and Savior commanded you through your apostles. 3 First of all, you should understand that, in the final days, mockers with evil desires will come [to you] saying, mockingly,


Cross References

Jude 1:17

But you dearly loved ones, you should remember the message that was previously told to you by the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ,

Luke 1:70

(as He spoke through the message of the holy prophets of long ago).

2 Peter 2:21

It would have been better for them if they had not known the right way [to God] than, after knowing it, to turn back from the sacred message that had been presented to them.

Revelation 19:10

Then I fell down in front of him to worship him. But he said to me, "Do not do that; I am [only] a fellow-servant with you and with your brothers who hold onto the testimony about Jesus. You should worship God. For the testimony about Jesus is the spirit [i.e., the purpose, or source] of prophecy."

Luke 24:27

Then, beginning from [the writings of] Moses and all the prophets, Jesus explained to the two men about the things referring to Himself [contained] in all these Scripture passages.

Luke 24:44

Then Jesus said to the apostles, "These are the words that I told you while I was still with you, [when I said] that everything written in the law of Moses, and the prophets, and the psalms about me needed to be fulfilled."

Acts 3:18

But this is the way God fulfilled the things which He had predicted through the prophets about the suffering of Christ.

Acts 3:21

who must be received into heaven until [God's appointed] times when everything will be restored [to its intended purpose]. God had spoken about this through the proclamations of His holy prophets of long ago.

Acts 3:24-26

Yes, and all the prophets from Samuel on down, who have spoken, have predicted these days.

Acts 10:43

All the prophets have testified [in their writings], that it is through the name of Jesus that every person who believes in Him will receive the forgiveness of sins."

Acts 28:23

And when they had arranged a day, large numbers of people came to Paul's house. He explained [everything to them], testifying from morning until evening concerning the kingdom of God and concerning [the Messiahship of] Jesus, both from the law of Moses and from [the writings of] the prophets.

Ephesians 2:20

[You are] built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets [See I Cor. 12:28], with Christ Jesus Himself being the principal stone by which the entire building is aligned.

1 Peter 1:10-12

The prophets [of old], who spoke of this salvation, asked about and searched diligently concerning the unearned favor [God provided] for you people.

2 Peter 1:19-21

And we have the message of the prophets [confirmed to us] as more certain [than ever]. So, you will do well to pay careful attention to it, as [you would] to a lamp in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts [Note: This probably refers to the beginning of the Gospel age, when people would become enlightened to its message].

2 Peter 3:15

And consider [that] the patience of the Lord means [further opportunities for] salvation, [just] as our dearly loved brother Paul also wrote to you, using the wisdom given to him by God.

1 John 4:6

We [who preach the true Gospel] represent God; the person who knows God listens to our message; the one who does not belong to God does not listen to us. This is how we can know [the difference between those speaking by] the Holy Spirit of truth and [those speaking by] the spirit of [Satan's] error.

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