Thematic Bible




2 Peter 1:1 (show verse)

Simon Peter, a bondservant and Apostle of Jesus Christ: To those to whom there has been allotted the same precious faith as that which is ours through the righteousness of our God and of our Saviour Jesus Christ.

2 Peter 1:2 (show verse)

May more and more grace and peace be granted to you in a full knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord,

2 Peter 1:3 (show verse)

seeing that His divine power has given us all things that are needful for life and godliness, through our knowledge of Him who has appealed to us by His own glorious perfections.

2 Peter 1:4 (show verse)

It is by means of these that He has granted us His precious and wondrous promises, in order that through them you may, one and all, become sharers in the very nature of God, having completely escaped the corruption which exists in the world through earthly cravings.

2 Peter 1:5 (show verse)

But for this very reason--adding, on your part, all earnestness-- along with your faith, manifest also a noble character: along with a noble character, knowledge;

2 Peter 1:6 (show verse)

along with knowledge, self-control; along with self-control, power of endurance;

2 Peter 1:7 (show verse)

along with power of endurance, godliness; along with godliness, brotherly affection; and along with brotherly affection, love.

2 Peter 1:8 (show verse)

If these things exist in you, and continually increase, they prevent your being either idle or unfruitful in advancing towards a full knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.

2 Peter 1:9 (show verse)

For the man in whom they are lacking is blind and cannot see distant objects, in that he has forgotten that he has been cleansed from his old sins.

2 Peter 1:10 (show verse)

For this reason, brethren, be all the more in earnest to make sure that God has called you and chosen you; for it is certain that so long as you practise these things, you will never stumble.

2 Peter 1:11 (show verse)

And so a triumphant admission into the eternal Kingdom of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ will be freely granted to you.

2 Peter 1:12 (show verse)

For this reason I shall always persist in reminding you of these things, although you know them and are stedfast believers in truth which you already possess.

2 Peter 1:13 (show verse)

But I think it right, so long as I remain in the body, my present dwelling-place, to arouse you by such reminders.

2 Peter 1:14 (show verse)

For I know that the time for me to lay aside my body is now rapidly drawing near, even as our Lord Jesus Christ has revealed to me.

2 Peter 1:15 (show verse)

So on every possible occasion I will also do my best to enable you to recall these things after my departure.

2 Peter 1:16 (show verse)

For when we made known to you the power and Coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, we were not eagerly following cleverly devised legends, but we had been eye-witnesses of His majesty.

2 Peter 1:17 (show verse)

He received honour and glory from God the Father, and out of the wondrous glory words such as these were spoken to Him, "This is My dearly-loved Son, in whom I take delight."

2 Peter 1:18 (show verse)

And we ourselves heard these words come from Heaven, when we were with Him on the holy mountain.

2 Peter 1:19 (show verse)

And in the written word of prophecy we have something more permanent; to which you do well to pay attention--as to a lamp shining in a dimly-lighted place--until day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts.

2 Peter 1:20 (show verse)

But, above all, remember that no prophecy in Scripture will be found to have come from the prophet's own prompting;

2 Peter 1:21 (show verse)

for never did any prophecy come by human will, but men sent by God spoke as they were impelled by the Holy Spirit.
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