Thematic Bible: 2 Peter 1




2 Peter 1:1 (show verse)

Simon Peter, a bond-servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who have received a faith of the same kind as ours, by the righteousness of our God and Savior, Jesus Christ:

2 Peter 1:2 (show verse)

Grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord;

2 Peter 1:3 (show verse)

seeing that His divine power has granted to us everything pertaining to life and godliness, through the true knowledge of Him who called us by His own glory and excellence.

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For by these He has granted to us His precious and magnificent promises, so that by them you may become partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world by lust.

2 Peter 1:5 (show verse)

Now for this very reason also, applying all diligence, in your faith supply moral excellence, and in your moral excellence, knowledge,

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and in your knowledge, self-control, and in your self-control, perseverance, and in your perseverance, godliness,

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and in your godliness, brotherly kindness, and in your brotherly kindness, love.

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For if these qualities are yours and are increasing, they render you neither useless nor unfruitful in the true knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.

2 Peter 1:9 (show verse)

For he who lacks these qualities is blind or short-sighted, having forgotten his purification from his former sins.

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Therefore, brethren, be all the more diligent to make certain about His calling and choosing you; for as long as you practice these things, you will never stumble;

2 Peter 1:11 (show verse)

for in this way the entrance into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ will be abundantly supplied to you.

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Therefore, I will always be ready to remind you of these things, even though you already know them, and have been established in the truth which is present with you.

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I consider it right, as long as I am in this earthly dwelling, to stir you up by way of reminder,

2 Peter 1:14 (show verse)

knowing that the laying aside of my earthly dwelling is imminent, as also our Lord Jesus Christ has made clear to me.

2 Peter 1:15 (show verse)

And I will also be diligent that at any time after my departure you will be able to call these things to mind.

2 Peter 1:16 (show verse)

For we did not follow cleverly devised tales when we made known to you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, but we were eyewitnesses of His majesty.

2 Peter 1:17 (show verse)

For when He received honor and glory from God the Father, such an utterance as this was made to Him by the Majestic Glory, "This is My beloved Son with whom I am well-pleased"--

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and we ourselves heard this utterance made from heaven when we were with Him on the holy mountain.

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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.

2 Peter 1:20 (show verse)

But know this first of all, that no prophecy of Scripture is a matter of one's own interpretation,

2 Peter 1:21 (show verse)

for no prophecy was ever made by an act of human will, but men moved by the Holy Spirit spoke from God.
God's word » Divinely inspired
the personality of Holy Spirit » He spoke in, and by, the prophets
Holy spirit » General work
Holy spirit » The holy spirit speaking through people
Holy spirit » Fruits of » Inspiring prophets
Holy spirit » Fruits of » Inspiring the word
Holy spirit » As jehovah
Holy spirit » As inspiring scripture
Inspiration » Examples of » Of the bible
Inspiration » General references to inspiration of prophets and teachers
the Inspiration of the Holy Spirit » All scripture given by
the Inspiration of the Holy Spirit » Modes of » By secret impulse
Man » Possessed of » Will
Prophecy » Fulfilment of » General references to inspiration of prophets and teachers
Prophecy » Respecting individuals, see under their names » Inspired
Prophecy » They who uttered » Moved by the holy ghost
Prophecy » Came not by the will of man
Prophecy and prophets » The prophecy of the scripture
Prophets » Inspiration of » General references to inspiration of prophets and teachers
Prophets » Were under the influence of the holy ghost while prophesying
Prophets » Were called » Holy men of God
Scripture » All scripture being given by inspiration of God
The scriptures » Given by inspiration of the holy ghost
The scriptures » Record divine prophecies
Speech/communication » The holy spirit speaking through people
Spirit » The leadership of holy spirit » General work
Surety » What is sure
The word of God » Despised by the foolish » Divinely inspired
Truth » Adaption of » Channels of