Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

knowing this first, that there shall come at the close of the days mockers with mocking, walking according to their own lusts,

New American Standard Bible

Know this first of all, that in the last days mockers will come with their mocking, following after their own lusts,

King James Version

Knowing this first, that there shall come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts,

Holman Bible

First, be aware of this: Scoffers will come in the last days to scoff, living according to their own desires,

International Standard Version

First of all you must understand this: In the last days mockers will come and, following their own desires, will ridicule us

A Conservative Version

Knowing this first, that there will come at the end of the days, scoffers, proceeding according to their own desires,

American Standard Version

knowing this first, that in the last days mockers shall come with mockery, walking after their own lusts,

Amplified

To begin with, you must know and understand this, that scoffers (mockers) will come in the last days with scoffing, [people who] walk after their own fleshly desires

An Understandable Version

First of all, you should understand that, in the final days, mockers with evil desires will come [to you] saying, mockingly,

Anderson New Testament

knowing this first, that there will come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts,

Bible in Basic English

Having first of all the knowledge that in the last days there will be men who, ruled by their evil desires, will make sport of holy things,

Common New Testament

First of all you must understand this, that scoffers will come in the last days, with scoffing, following their own lusts

Daniel Mace New Testament

Above all things you are to know, that in these last times, impostors will appear, who will abandon themselves to their own sensual passions, whose cry will be,

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

Knowing this first, that scoffers will come in the last days, walking after their own lusts,

Godbey New Testament

knowing this first, that at the last days mockers will come forth in scoffing, walking according to their own lusts,

Goodspeed New Testament

First of all, you must understand this, that in the last days mockers will come with their mockeries, going where their passions lead

John Wesley New Testament

that there will come scoffers in the last days,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

knowing this first, that there shall come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts

Julia Smith Translation

Knowing this first, that in the last of the days shall mockers come for deceiving, going according to their own eager desires,

King James 2000

Knowing this first, that there shall come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts,

Lexham Expanded Bible

above all knowing this, that in the last days scoffers will come with scoffing, following according to their own desires

Modern King James verseion

First, knowing this, that there will come in the last days scoffers walking according to their own lusts

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

This first understand: that there shall come in the last days mockers, which will walk after their own lusts

Moffatt New Testament

To begin with, you know that mockers will come with their mockeries in the last days, men who go by their own passions,

Montgomery New Testament

Know this first, that mockers will come in the last days, in their mockery, men who walk the way of their own lusts

NET Bible

Above all, understand this: In the last days blatant scoffers will come, being propelled by their own evil urges

New Heart English Bible

knowing this first, that in the last days scoffers will come, mocking and walking after their own lusts,

Noyes New Testament

knowing this first, that there will come in the last days open scoffers following their own lusts,

Sawyer New Testament

knowing this first, that in the last days scoffers shall come with scoffing walking after their inordinate desires,

The Emphasized Bible

Of this, first, taking note - that there will come, in the last of the days, with scoffing, scoffers, after their own covetings, going on,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

knowing this principally, that in the last of the days there will come scoffers, walking after their own lewd passions,

Twentieth Century New Testament

First be assured of this, that, as the age draws to an end, scoffers, led by their own passions,

Webster

Knowing this first, that there will come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts,

Weymouth New Testament

But, above all, remember that, in the last days, men will come who make a mock at everything--men governed only by their own passions,

Williams New Testament

First of all, you must understand this, that in the last days mockers will come with their mockeries, living in accordance with their evil passions,

World English Bible

knowing this first, that in the last days mockers will come, walking after their own lusts,

Worrell New Testament

Knowing this first, that there will come in the last days scoffers with scoffing, walking after their own desires,

Worsley New Testament

that there will come in the last days scoffers,

Youngs Literal Translation

this first knowing, that there shall come in the latter end of the days scoffers, according to their own desires going on,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 147

τοῦτο 
Touto 
Usage: 232

πρῶτον 
Proton 
first, at the first Trans, first of all,
Usage: 40

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

ἔρχομαι 
Erchomai 
come, go, , vr come
Usage: 424

in
ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

the
ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

ἔσχατος 
Eschatos 
Usage: 24

ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

ἐμπαίκτης 
Empaiktes 
Usage: 2

πορεύομαι 
Poreuomai 
go, depart, walk, go way,
Usage: 101

κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428


Usage: 0

own
ἴδιος 
Idios 
Usage: 96

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Peter 3:3

Images 2 Peter 3:3

Prayers for 2 Peter 3:3

Context Readings

The Coming Day Of The Lord

2 to be mindful of the words spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of the Lord and Saviour by your apostles; 3 knowing this first, that there shall come at the close of the days mockers with mocking, walking according to their own lusts, 4 and saying, Where is the promise of his coming? for from the time the fathers fell asleep all things remain thus from the beginning of the creation.


Cross References

Jude 1:18

that they said to you, that at the end of the time there should be mockers, walking after their own lusts of ungodlinesses.

2 Peter 2:10

and specially those who walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise lordship. Bold are they, self-willed; they do not fear speaking injuriously of dignities:

1 Timothy 4:1-2

But the Spirit speaks expressly, that in latter times some shall apostatise from the faith, giving their mind to deceiving spirits and teachings of demons

2 Peter 1:20

knowing this first, that the scope of no prophecy of scripture is had from its own particular interpretation,

Jude 1:16

These are murmurers, complainers, walking after their lusts; and their mouth speaks swelling words, admiring persons for the sake of profit.

Proverbs 1:22

How long, simple ones, will ye love simpleness, and scorners take pleasure in their scorning, and the foolish hate knowledge?

Proverbs 3:34

He indeed scorneth the scorners; but he giveth grace unto the lowly.

Proverbs 14:6

A scorner seeketh wisdom, and there is none for him; but knowledge is easy unto the intelligent.

Isaiah 5:19

who say, Let him hasten, let him speed his work, that we may see it; and let the counsel of the Holy One of Israel draw nigh and come, that we may know it!

Isaiah 28:14

Therefore hear the word of Jehovah, ye scornful men, that rule this people which is in Jerusalem.

Isaiah 29:20

For the terrible one shall come to nought, and the scorner shall be no more, and all that watch for iniquity shall be cut off,

Hosea 7:5

In the day of our king, the princes made themselves sick with the heat of wine: he stretched out his hand to scorners.

2 Corinthians 4:2

But we have rejected the hidden things of shame, not walking in deceit, nor falsifying the word of God, but by manifestation of the truth commending ourselves to every conscience of men before God.

2 Timothy 3:1

But this know, that in the last days difficult times shall be there;

1 John 2:18

Little children, it is the last hour, and, according as ye have heard that antichrist comes, even now there have come many antichrists, whence we know that it is the last hour.

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