Thematic Bible




2 Peter 1:1 (show verse)

From Simeon Peter, a slave and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who through the righteousness of our God and Savior, Jesus Christ, have been granted a faith just as precious as ours.

2 Peter 1:2 (show verse)

May grace and peace be lavished on you as you grow in the rich knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord!

2 Peter 1:3 (show verse)

I can pray this because his divine power has bestowed on us everything necessary for life and godliness through the rich knowledge of the one who called us by his own glory and excellence.

2 Peter 1:4 (show verse)

Through these things he has bestowed on us his precious and most magnificent promises, so that by means of what was promised you may become partakers of the divine nature, after escaping the worldly corruption that is produced by evil desire.

2 Peter 1:5 (show verse)

For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith excellence, to excellence, knowledge;

2 Peter 1:6 (show verse)

to knowledge, self-control; to self-control, perseverance; to perseverance, godliness;

2 Peter 1:7 (show verse)

to godliness, brotherly affection; to brotherly affection, unselfish love.

2 Peter 1:8 (show verse)

For if these things are really yours and are continually increasing, they will keep you from becoming ineffective and unproductive in your pursuit of knowing our Lord Jesus Christ more intimately.

2 Peter 1:9 (show verse)

But concerning the one who lacks such things -- he is blind. That is to say, he is nearsighted, since he has forgotten about the cleansing of his past sins.

2 Peter 1:10 (show verse)

Therefore, brothers and sisters, make every effort to be sure of your calling and election. For by doing this you will never stumble into sin.

2 Peter 1:11 (show verse)

For thus an entrance into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, will be richly provided for you.

2 Peter 1:12 (show verse)

Therefore, I intend to remind you constantly of these things even though you know them and are well established in the truth that you now have.

2 Peter 1:13 (show verse)

Indeed, as long as I am in this tabernacle, I consider it right to stir you up by way of a reminder,

2 Peter 1:14 (show verse)

since I know that my tabernacle will soon be removed, because our Lord Jesus Christ revealed this to me.

2 Peter 1:15 (show verse)

Indeed, I will also make every effort that, after my departure, you have a testimony of these things.

2 Peter 1:16 (show verse)

For we did not follow cleverly concocted fables when we made known to you the power and return of our Lord Jesus Christ; no, we were eyewitnesses of his grandeur.

2 Peter 1:17 (show verse)

For he received honor and glory from God the Father, when that voice was conveyed to him by the Majestic Glory: "This is my dear Son, in whom I am delighted."

2 Peter 1:18 (show verse)

When this voice was conveyed from heaven, we ourselves heard it, for we were with him on the holy mountain.

2 Peter 1:19 (show verse)

Moreover, we possess the prophetic word as an altogether reliable thing. You do well if you pay attention to this as you would to a light shining in a murky place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts.

2 Peter 1:20 (show verse)

Above all, you do well if you recognize this: No prophecy of scripture ever comes about by the prophet's own imagination,

2 Peter 1:21 (show verse)

for no prophecy was ever borne of human impulse; rather, men carried along 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