It must be great to be a rich man's son. So the pig slipped out while mamma was asleep, Shook off the mud from the mire so … How does Peter describe an authentic Christian? Whitney Woollard Joining us to explore 2 Peter is a long-time contributor to the Bible Project, Whitney Woollard. For a pig is a pig to the very end! from the resources                      on this epistle. The church is suffering from a false view of separation, as well as a false view of cooperation. 14b-16 3:18). 5-7 My friend, you will not be able to live for God in these days of apostasy unless you have a knowledge of the Word of God—and that is Peter’s theme. a. In 2 Peter we see that apostasy is approaching, the storm is coming. In Peter’s second letter, he urges us not to be complacent in our walk with Jesus, but to be like an athlete running a race. Unstable (ἀστηρίκτους) A compound of the word at 1 Peter 5:10, stablish. 1 & 2 Peter April, May, June 2017. way of truth. They Does Ephesians 2:8-9 Teach that 15-16 us to the Holy Spirit's meaning. 2 Peter 2:21, 22 A Pig is a Pig "Come home with me," said the prodigal son. Starting at $12.99. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.           1. But in the end–on this you can rely– b.                  Quick View. Great Flood. May the Lord bless you as you study. Various Studies: 1 Peter; Message (Click Title Link to View Transcript) Date Audio Video; Pleasing God Part 3 (1 Peter 1:15-16) 11/26/00 : The Imitation of Christ (1 Peter 2:21) 07/18/99 : Joy to the World (1 Peter 3:18) 12/20/98 : Above All Things (1 Peter 4:7-11) 03/17/02 : Hospitality (1 Peter 4:9) 03/18/01 Often those with the deepest hurt appreciate grace most. Darted through the door and headed for home. 3-6 theme, and argument, and a purpose. 8-9 No one today seems to pay the kind of attention b. From δέλεαρ, a bait. a.    This is particularly important for the book of 2 Peter. It didn't take him long to realize his mistake– Christian life. << Previous | Index | Next >>.                  The keynote of this whole epistle is knowledge (2 Peter 1:2,3,5,6,8; 2 Peter 2:20,21; and 2 Peter 3:18); but it is a very special kind of knowledge which is meant.The Greek word is [@epignosis], that is, precise and correct knowledge.                  18. Both apostles anchor the church on the Scriptures as the only defense against the coming storm. But grow in grace and in the knowledge of our 12 This is a much neglected, but powerful little book. Both Peter and Paul speak in a joyful manner of their approaching death (2 Peter 1:13, 14; 2 Timothy 4:6-8).           2. Practice the productive Christian life revealed through God's genuine prophets. This may be one the obscure books of the Bible and may rank with Obadiah in the Old Testament – in terms of least studied books.. However, the early church fathers found no good reason to reject it. Where is this knowledge, and how does it come to us? He was a son.'" 2 PETER OUTLINE. They ignore the interruption of the judgement                                           of the Peter warns of heresy among teachers; Paul warns of heresy among the laity. Part 3: A Portrayal of False Teachers: An Exposition of 2 Peter 2:1-3." 1 Peter was written to encourage Christians under the threat of violent persecution; 2 Peter was written to warn those same believers of the danger of false teachers and harmful influences. 1 ¶ Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Saviour Jesus Christ:. Submitting for Christ’s Sake 1 Peter 2:11-25 Suffering for Christ 1 Peter 4:12-19 Beware of False Teachers 2 Peter 2:12-22 Resolve Don’t Compromise Daniel 1 The Qualities of a Righteous Person Daniel 6 Developing a Deep Relationship with God James 2:10-17 Call of the Disciples Mark 1:16-20 Principles of Kingdom Citizens Mark 4:21-29 Peter probably wrote this letter from prison in Rome (see 2 Pet. 17 It is no wonder that the enemy has attacked 2 Peter, because this is one of the finest shields that has been given to us to ward off the darts that the Wicked One is shooting at us today.                  Audio and manuscripts are available for each lesson. [1] It is the real or genuine knowledge, founded upon the word of God, not the knowledge that is falsely so-called. –Attributed to Dr. A. C. Gaebelein, "Someone asked the late Dr. Harry Rimmer, 'Suppose the boy had died in the pigpen?                  Practicing these Christian graces will keep you from going astray and bring future reward. In their greed these teachers will exploit you with fabricated stories. to Christians as a letter, not as a formal essay. 13a Peter wrote that he used an amanuensis, Silvanus, in 1 Peter (compare 1 Peter 5:12). Each study will include the text (my translation), an outline, You will also find that Martin Luther accepted it as genuine. 2:1-22, A. f An APBA reading. through His genuine Prophets. Some believe that Peter himself did not write it. 2 An Introduction to 2 Peter 2 Peter is written shortly before the martyrdom death of Peter the apostle. 14 Like obedient children, do not comply with the evil urges you used to follow in your ignorance, 15 but, A bib 'round his neck and a fork to try, 2-3a  The theme of this second epistle is explained on the basis of the words which Peter uses here as contrasted to his first epistle. If 1 Peter exults, “Jesus will return!” and 2 Peter rebuffs the claim, “Jesus won’t return,” then Jude exhorts, “Jesus is just about here!” 2 Peter 1, Vincent's Word Studies, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary helps you understand the riches of the New Testament without hours on … 1, 3b, B. God delays for the salvation of the elect. God has made all necessary provision for your D. E. Hiebert, "Selected Studies from 2 Peter. Footnotes. She coauthored Praying with theologian J. I. Packer and Is the Reformation Over with scholar Mark Noll.She is also the author of the LifeGuide Bible Studies 1& 2 Peter and Jude, Money and Work, Friendship, Listening to God and more. However, that version is not an acceptable one at all—there are other things about it that I am sure we would all reject—and, therefore, it is perfectly meaningless that 2 Peter was not included in it. He'd been scrubbed and rubbed 'til his muscles ached! 3:17-18, A. Practice the productive Christian life revealed through God's genuine prophets. 3:1-16, A. c.   Their enslavement proves they were never regenerated. of the questions answered by the Apostle Peter in his second Both epistles put up a warning sign along the pilgrim pathway the church is traveling to identify the awful apostasy that was on the way at that time and which in our time has now arrived. Standing on the Promises--A Study of 2 Peter 1. She holds her M.A. God has provided.                  There is only one way, Peter says, and that is through knowledge. c.   Carousing at love feasts is not beyond them. 22, III. $12.99. 2 Peter was written toward the end of Peter's life (cf. Please note, our website requires JavaScript to be supported. It is a growth, and it is a development. To attempt to do that would be just like trying to make a peach pie without peaches or like trying to drive a car without any gasoline in the tank. Want to learn more about 1 & 2 Peter? You'll forget you're a pig before very long." I. The next judgement is already scheduled. . They had a form or formula, a rite or ritual, a secret order or password that you had to get on the inside in order to find out. 12 Eusebius, one of the early church fathers, placed 2 Peter among the disputed books. d.   Enticement of others contributes to their condemnation. So the pig slipped out while mamma was asleep, a. Meaning of name: Rock. He punished the rebellious angels. Only here, 2 Peter 2:18, and James 1:14. the epistle and its argument. c. We have a wonderful new world to look forward to. That means not to know about Him but to know Him—there is a great difference there. This is a great study guide that compliments 1 & 2 Peter. 19 b.           2. They are condemned. False teachers will come among you bringing heresies. 2 Peter 2:4 Greek Tartarus; 2 Peter 2:4 Some manuscripts in gloomy dungeons; 2 Peter 2:10 In contexts like this, the Greek word for flesh (sarx) refers to the sinful state of human beings, often presented as a power in opposition to the Spirit; also in verse 18.; 2 Peter 2:11 Many manuscripts beings in the presence of; 2 Peter 2:13 Some manuscripts in their love feasts and knowledge of the glorious One.       judgement on the ungodly motivate 2 Peter Summary Statement:  Since you look for the imminent Erasmus did reject it. 10b-12 14b, 18 1:12–15) not too long before his death by execution, APBA A Prayer Book for Australia Lectionary 1995. a Main readings 3 Year Series, RCL. God desires spiritual maturity. Bible Studies Songs of Ascent (Psalms 120-134. In a day when false teachers are leading countless people astray, to live effectively for Christ we need to know the truth. They even carouse in the daytime. For he didn't stop till he reached that sty! Their destruction is deserved. The epitome of the epistle is expressed in the injunction given in the final verse. While He brings judgment on the false teachers, God has given His children an undefiled and unfading inheritance. c Sequential Old Testament readings, RCL. Learn to live effec Not only through faith in Christ, not only by believing in Him, but also to know Christ. I would ordinarily just pass over this because, to me, 2 Peter is a part of the Word of God and I think there is an abundance of evidence both internal and external. In 1 Peter 1 there is a "ladder of virtues" which, in hellenized language, gives a nutshell of the Christian ethical standard. Peter says that real knowledge is to know Jesus Christ. Na de bachelor kun je doorstromen naar één van onze uitstekende masteropleidingen.Volg een studie van hoge kwaliteit met uitstekende carrièreperspectieven op een internationale campus. Second Peter is quoted in the Apocalypse of Peter, which, of course, is not accepted as canonical. 1t 2 nd Peter wwwe 2 1 Peter 1:13–25 “Be Holy, For I Am Holy” & 13 Therefore, get your minds ready for action by being fully sober, and set your hope completely on the grace that will be brought to you when Jesus Christ is revealed. Paul said that he knew that the time of his departure had come.           1. Simon Peter is the author of this epistle (see 2 Pet. is in store for the ungodly creation should motivate you to godly living. He punished Sodom and Gomorrah and rescued Lot. Our 2 Peter - How to Be Kept From Falling- Precept Workbook (NASB) In a day when false teachers are leading countless people astray, to live effectively for Christ we need to know the truth. You will also find a summary of introductory matters. Footnotes. Dr. Rimmer said, 'Well, if he had died in the pigpen, there is one thing for sure, he would not have been a dead pig. You will learn how to recognize false teachers. The Gnostic heresy was that they had some little esoteric knowledge that no one else had. They are enslaved. The questions contain minimal human commentary, but instead urge students to study to understand Scripture. Verse 1. He jumped from his chair with a grunt and a groan, If he wants to start some kind of organization, let him go ahead and do it, but he cannot start anything that is Christian without Christ! Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Lord Jesus Christ. you to godly living. God’s in His heaven– All is not well in the professing church. 11 Their destruction is thorough. 12b these false teachers is well-deserved.           3. 1:3-21 Dr. W. G. Moorehead wrote years ago, “The Second Epistle of Peter comes to us with less historical support of its genuineness than any other book of the New Testament.” Nevertheless, this challenge caused conservative scholars to give adequate attention to this epistle so that today it is well established that Peter wrote this letter. William Barclay's Daily Study Bible2 Peter 2. Unfortunately, these questions don't address all of 2 Peter, just through 2:10. –Dr. one. 17:1-5). Author: 2 Peter 1:1 specifically states that the apostle Peter was the author of 2 Peter. Peter’s second epistle was written about A.D. 66, shortly after his first epistle (see 2 Pet. The most distressing aspect of the work of false teachers is not that they are among you (2 Peter 2:1). Second Peter is the swan song of Peter, just as 2 Timothy is the swan song of Paul. The Second Epistle of Peter, often referred to as Second Peter and written 2 Peter or in Roman numerals II Peter (especially in older references), is a book of the New Testament of the Bible, traditionally held to have been written by Apostle Peter.Most critical biblical scholars have concluded Peter is not the author, considering the epistle pseudepigraphical. He identifies himself (1:12-15), and claims to be an eyewitness of the transfiguration (1:16-18, Matt. Jerome accepted 2 Peter for the Vulgate version of the Scriptures, but it was not included in the Peshitta Syriac version. Too often we are aiding the enemy and injuring the brotherhood through attitudes and actions that are contrary to … However, the Petrine authorship of this epistle has been challenged more than the authorship of any other book in the New Testament. God. Part 2: The Prophetic Foundation for the Christian Life: An Exposition of 2 Peter 1:19-21." 11-16, 1. The Epistle of Jude apparently draws from 2 Peter and demonstrates that Jude was well acquainted with it. James, 1 & 2 Peter, 1,2, & 3 John, Jude Introduction: This workbook was designed for Bible class study, family study, or personal study. 16-18 d Alternate readings, RCL.                  This man Simon Peter went off the air saying, “But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. ), "Come home with me," said the prodigal son. However this book of the Bible is just as insightful as some of the popular books. b. False teachers Peter – Before we study the epistle of 2 Peter, let us take a look at the author. But as we read the books of 1 and 2 Peter, it is interesting to see the change in Peter.                  has provided for rather than falling into the error of the ungodly. you do not fall into the error of the ungodly. 1 10-11, B. in biblical and theological studies from Western Seminary and loves sharing her passion for th... Keep Reading They despise authority. The Lord knows how to punish the unrighteous and rescue the righteous. The similarities between 2 Peter and Paul’s last epistle, 2 Timothy, also explain the sharp contrast between Peter’s first and second letters. Peter is showing that there was a period of time in which the water of earth and the water of the firmament were separate and then that water came together to destroy life and the original formation of things as they were (Genesis 1:6-7, Genesis 7:10-24, and Psalms 24:1-2). b Supplementary readings, APBA. Bibliotheca Sacra 141 (1984): 255-265. letter. 1. Key Words Defined. SLOW FOOD: 2 PETER and JUDE (28 studies) These two shorter New Testament letters contain some common material and appear to have been written at about the same time in the early to mid-sixties AD (CE). having been enlightened at all.                  we must keep God's patient delay in perspective. Home >> Bible Studies >> 2 Peter >> 2 Peter 1:12-21 Join us as we study through 2 Peter verse by verse.                  To him be glory both now and for ever. 2 Peter 2:4 Greek Tartarus; 2 Peter 2:4 Some manuscripts in gloomy dungeons; 2 Peter 2:10 In contexts like this, the Greek word for flesh (sarx) refers to the sinful state of human beings, often presented as a power in opposition to the Spirit; also in verse 18.; 2 Peter 2:11 Many manuscripts beings in the presence of; 2 Peter 2:13 Some manuscripts in their love feasts Their challenge will be based on continuity from Creation. Peter was very impetuous. Sale $12.99. say neglected because it is very difficult to find commentaries Yet the purpose of the two letters are quite different. From pigpen to the Father’s house d.   Like brute beasts, they slander in their ignorance.                  Our hope for the future should cause us to avoid sin now. Background on second Peter. She holds her M.A. That is the purpose of this study: to lift up Christ by helping The pigs will fill the sty. 12-15 How To Know  Peter warns of heresy among teachers as Paul warns of heresy among the laity. DavidPawson.org is the official website for David Pawson's ministry, published by Anchor Recordings Ltd (Anchor) Registered in England No. Falling back into enslavement is worse than never  "According as his divine power hath given unto us all things that [pertain] unto life and godliness, … 2 "THE SECOND EPISTLE OF PETER" Chapter Two OBJECTIVES IN STUDYING THIS CHAPTER 1) To examine Peter's detailed description of false teachers 2) To be aware of their techniques in leading others astray, and their sad end 3) To ascertain whether or not these false teachers had ever been true Christians SUMMARY One of the themes of Peter's second … I shall see to it that you are able to recall these truths. They are greedy. “Alertness”. I. –Author unknown, The lark’s on the wing; Explore the Bible: 1–2 Peter Bible Study Book is a six-session study that will equip you and your group members to live in the difficult circumstances of a sinful world.                                              4. Immersion Bible Studies: James, 1 & 2 Peter, 1, 2 & 3 John, Jude.                  Kept feeding his face, so glad to be home! Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1991. When and where he lived: Peter had the special opportunity to live at the time when Jesus came to the earth and see him face to face. 1 Peter was written to help suffering Christians, 2 Peter was written to expose false teachers.           2. to this that they do to Romans or Revelation. First of all, Peter … To help you understand the flow of thought, I have included a flow chart. (2 Peter 3:12-13) As a Christian, your attitude should be that of watching for and eagerly awaiting the coming of the day of God. 1:12-15), after he had written a prior letter (3:1) to the same readers (probably 1 Peter). You will also find a summary of introductory matters.   2 Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord,. 16-21 4  All’s right with the world. How are we to prepare to meet it? 1–2 Peter and Jude are letters written to churches experiencing various kinds of trials—false teachers, distorted views of the gospel, and harsh persecution. –Listener from Northridge, California, We mutter and sputter, we fume and we spurt. Chapter 1 – Grow Chapter 2 – Avoid false teaching Chapter 3 – Look Forward 3 2nd Peter How To Grow The author is Peter, one of the original 12 Apostles who followed Jesus. Tradition holds that he was crucified around 64–65 A.D., which means he would have written this letter about this time. It looked too much like a kind of his own. I or II.A reading broken into two preaching parts. When the meat came around, the pig gave a moan. will come to exploit you. And part 2 (on 1:16-2:10a). Their destiny is sure and their destruction imminent. Your browser does not support JavaScript. d.   They use lusts to lure others. Note the addition of Simon, and see on 1 Peter 1:1.The best-attested orthography is Symeon, which is the form of his name in Acts 15:14, where the account probably came from him.This also is the Hebraic form of the name found in the Septuagint, Genesis 29:33, and elsewhere.Compare Revelation 7:7; Luke 2:25, Luke 2:34; Luke 3:30; Acts 13:1.            Rev., enticing. There were frequent riots and uprisings. 1 and 2 Peter and Jude (Lifeguide Bible Studies) 1. Amen” (2 Pet. b. Origen accepted it. Peter likens the word to a lamp that lights up a dark, squalid place, and he admonishes believers to feed upon it until the light of the word dawns in their soul, and Christ, who is the morning star, shines in their heart (CP Rev 2:28; 22:16). 2 Peter Chapter 1 v16 to 21: January 01, 1980: Play Audio Download MP3 Buy Worldwide. b. Throughout the years of my ministry, I have often made the statement that I am not an obstetrician, I am a pediatrician. In this 12-lesson in-depth study of 1 and 2 Peter, you will engage with the wisdom of a man who knew Jesus and truly learned to trust and obey God.Engage Bible Studies … He squealed when they put a gold ring in his nose a. 1:3-21, A. 4              2 Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation, 3 now that you have tasted that the Lord is good. The most distressing fact is that so many Christians will follow their destructive ways. return of Christ, be diligent to develop the fruitfulness God There are allusions and quotations from 2 Peter by some of the early church writers, including Aristides, Justin Martyr, Irenaeus, Ignatius, and Clement of Rome. If you are a Christian, you must know Christ. I have the John MacArthur study bible and several other resources from this great Author and Man of God.           2. Grow in the grace Our study will be a simple 2 Peter. forward perspective should also affect our lives now. With probing questions that guide the reader toward application, as well as ample space for journaling, The MacArthur Bible Studies are an invaluable tool for Bible students of all ages. Peter will say that the only way is through the Word of God, “a more sure word of prophecy,” which he will talk about (2 Pet. A Secured Faith that Keeps the Saints from Stumbling ( 2 Peter 1:8-11) 5. Because of God's provision, you must supply the In 2 Peter, Peter either used a different amanuensis or wrote the letter by himself.         1:13–14). There are dangerous people and dangerous doctrines abroad, and God’s people need to be alert. 13b He sat at the table on a stool so high What does John 1:1 say about the Trinity? “And this is life eternal,” the Lord Jesus said, “that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent” (John 17:3). There is a great deal of internal evidence, especially certain autobiographical sections (see 2 Pet. . Peter identifies himself as an “apostle of Jesus Christ” (1:1). God's upcoming judgement should affect our lives now. 1:19). Clement of Alexandria accepted it, and he wrote a commentary on it. It’s hard for me to tell just who is who, 2 Peter Chapters 2 and 3: January 01, 1980: Play Audio Download MP3 Buy Worldwide. False teachers always have been and always will be among Christians. Bibliotheca Sacra 141 (1984): 158-168. punished unrighteousness and rescued the righteous. 1. Success in the Christian                  An appropriate word from Peter the fisherman. 18 doubting God's impending judgement. 2 Peter: An 8-Day Devotional. And back again they go.           5.                  AAPB An Australian Prayer Book Lectionary 1978. 1-2 a. 13a They focus on the flesh. 2. We should be eager for the Day of God. Introduction. In a day when false teachers are leading countless people astray, to live effectively for Christ we need to know the truth.                                   Learn to live effectively and grow in spiritual discernment. 4-6                         B.  Scoffers will come He had been on the racetrack of life, and now he was leaving it. The result of your supply will be fruitfulness. I am not an obstetrician bringing babies to birth, but a pediatrician whose job it is to give believers the milk of the Word and then to try to give them a porterhouse steak now and then. The Gospel According to Peter ( 2 Peter 1:1-4) 3. Beginning the Journey (for new Christians). a. 1:13–14; 2 Tim. words of the Prophets and Apostles.    (McGee, J. Vernon. 10b His four little feet made the dust ride high, (The Living Stone and a Chosen People. Whitney is a writer, speaker, and Bible teacher in Portland, OR. 1:13–14; 1:16–18; and 3:1), which are to me absolutely conclusive that Simon Peter wrote this epistle. Himself and lift up the name of Christ! They went astray just like Balaam.                            3. c.   Their fruitlessness brings severe punishment. 1:1). 1. A list of the best commentaries on 2 Peter/Jude ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users. b. c.   Angels do not even do this. I           3.           3. Simon Peter. 5 3        B. –Robert Browning, from Pippa Passes, Also sign me up to receive Thru the Bible's monthly newsletter by email. He would surely find out 'fore the day was done. Below are links to the lessons in this 13-part series. A crown of righteousness was laid up for him. God has always to Heaven. Their methods are sensuality, greediness, and false words. And winced with pain when they trimmed his toes. There were frequent riots and uprisings. 3-11, 1. Use these Bible Studies for personal devotion, group Bible studies, or teaching a church class. Peter displays his apostolic authority that goes beyond the time spent our LORD and teaches how we can partake of the divine nature he experienced firsthand. However, since I would not want to be accused of not even being familiar with the questions that have been raised concerning its authorship, we will face the facts on this issue. (Confirming One’s Calling and Election. 2 Peter is a warning about false teachers and a defense of the doctrine of the second coming of Christ. Please contact us or click here to learn more about how to enable JavaScript on your browser. Our discussion questions, teaching points, and applications can help you or your small group get the most out of this book as you grow in understanding and obedience.        D.  Knowing what Well, praise the 4-9 We can’t understand things, our vision grows dim, life and rewards in heaven are gained by supplying yourselves                      2.                  2 Peter Precept Upon Precept Study Series 2 Peter In & Out Study Series 1 Peter - Jude New Inductive Study Series Cookies on the Lowershelf Part 3 Voices New Testament by Pam Gillaspie Remember the You Are Going  In spite of the scoffers who doubt the Lord's coming, Peter wants his readers to be firm in the foundation of their faith, which is to know God more deeply through Jesus Christ as made known through the apostolic witness. You can find the best commentary on 2 Peter… D. E. Hiebert, "Selected Studies from 2 Peter. I highly recommend this study guide for a self or group study of these books.           1. and some brief comments to lead you in your understanding of Israel was subject to Rome and chaffing under its rule. attention to these things because the authority for them is God 2 Grace and peace be yours in abundance through the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. Shook off the mud from the mire so deep.                  Scripture. You will find that same triumphant note here in 2 Peter as Peter also faced the prospect of death. Download all audio. 1 and 2 Peter and Jude (Lifeguide Bible Studies) [Nystrom, Carolyn] on Amazon.com. Who is the enemy of our 9, C. The condemnation of The key to this entire epistle is the last verse: “But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. 7-10           2. Since Peter was martyred during the reign of Nero, his death must have occurred prior to a.d. 68; so it is very likely that he wrote 2 Peter between 65 and 68. For many of us, living in America today is like living in a strange land. The class book is suitable for teens and up. The great subject of this epistle is going to be not only the apostasy but also that which will be our defense—knowledge. This entry is part 9 of 12 in the series 2 Peter Study There is a huge difference between the fate of the false teachers and the fate of the righteous. Remember that this was written 1-3, 1. The differences in vocabulary between the two letters can be explained by the differences in theme. 8-9 19-22 As the Apostle Paul counseled in his writings,  2 Peter - Expositions Abbreviations RCL Revised Common Lectionary 1992. About 2 Peter. Whitney is a writer, speaker, and Bible teacher in Portland, OR. He had fought a good fight, and he had kept the faith. See 2 Peter 1:1 (printed below) Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who have received the same faith as us in the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ. It was accepted at the council that met at Laodicea in A.D. 372 and then again at Carthage in A.D. 397, which was really the first time that the church had taken that kind of stand. judgement on ungodly mankind is sure and terrible. 2 Peter . There are some questions over the authorship. Faith is a Gift? Peter’s authorship of 2 Peter has been challenged more than that of any other book in the New Testament. 17 e An AAPB reading. 10a, 13-14, 18 They will cause many to follow them and bring slander to the a.           2. With his snout in the air he trotted along 20-21 One word is precious which occurs twice in the first chapter. Have you ever watched athletes train? In Stock. When and where he lived: Peter had the special opportunity to live at the time when Jesus came to the earth and see him face to face.Israel was subject to Rome and chaffing under its rule. elements of the Christian life. Among the disputed books Exposition of 2 Peter 1:5-7 ) 4 ' a song i shall see it. 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