Category Archives: 2 Peter

The End Times – 2 Peter 3:1-18

Read the Passage: 2 Peter 3:1-18 Knowledge (3:1–9) Peter begins this chapter by referring to his first letter to the churches of Asia Minor, which we know as 1 Peter. That epistle, along with the current one, was written in … Continue reading

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False Teachers – 2 Peter 2:1-22

Read the Passage: 2 Peter 2:1-22 False Teachers’ Presence (2:1–3) In 2 Pet. 1:21 Peter had noted that in times past “holy men of God spoke as they were moved by the Holy Spirit.” In continuing his teaching, in 2 … Continue reading

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Authority of Scripture – 2 Peter 1:12–21

Read the Passage: 2 Peter 1:12-21 Death of Peter (1:12–15) Peter begins this section with the phrase “For this reason” (2 Pet. 1:12). The reason that he is referencing is the sanctification of his readers (cf. 2 Pet. 1:10–11). In … Continue reading

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Introduction to 2 Peter – 2 Peter 1:1–11

Read the Passage: 2 Peter 1:1-11 Authorship and Date – The book of 2 Peter is one of the general epistles and was written by the apostle Peter (cf. 2 Pet. 1:1), also known as Cephas and formerly as Simon, … Continue reading

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