> (Read all of 2 Peter 3 ) In the last chapter, as we have said, it is materialism: trust in the stability of that which can be seen, in contrast with trust in the word of God which teaches us to look for the coming of Jesus, the return of the Lord. It is the same thought as expressed in Ezekiel 33:11: As I live, says the Lord GOD, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but that the wicked turn from his way and live. It is our own prejudice, foolish expectations, and carnal fancies, that make Scripture difficult [JEREMY TAYLOR]. SURENESS OF CHRIST'S COMING, AND ITS ACCOMPANIMENTS, DECLARED IN OPPOSITION TO SCOFFERS ABOUT TO ARISE. 2 Peter 3 Commentary; MISCELLANEOUS RESOURCES 2 Peter. There is nothing to make Him need either to hasten or delay the end. shall come--Their very scoffing shall confirm the truth of the prediction. . before--the event. to us-ward--The oldest manuscripts, Vulgate, Syriac, &c. read, "towards YOU." 10. Besides the refutation of them ( 2 Peter 3:5-7 ) drawn from the history of the deluge, here he adds another (addressed more to believers than to the mockers): God's delay in fulfilling His promise is not, like men's delays, owing to inability or fickleness in keeping His word, but through "long-suffering." ", Advanced and application questions are combined together in the Advanced Questions and are marked by an . There are exegetical commentaries, scholarly and technical commentaries, as well as commentaries that are easy to understand. To Him be the glory, both now and to the day of eternity. John the Baptist is best known as the forerunner of Jesus, the one who calls on people to prepare the way of the Lord’s coming. Commentary on Mark 1:1-8. "Paul seemed thereby to delay Christ's coming to a longer period than the other apostles, whence some doubted altogether His coming" [BENGEL]. 4. unlearned--Not those wanting human learning are meant, but those lacking the learning imparted by the Spirit. The words, "with the Lord" ( Psalms 90:4 , "In Thy sight"), silence all man's objections on the ground of his incapability of understanding this [BENGEL]. He can do the work of a thousand years in one day: so in 2 Peter 3:9 it is said, "He is not slack," that is, "slow": He has always the power to fulfil His "promise." The Greek verb is always in New Testament used as neuter (as English Version here), not active; but the Septuagint uses it actively. We believe that 1 Peter was his first letter to thesereaders. 17. 2 Peter 3 Commentary, this commentary is from the most widely read and often quoted preacher in history, Charles Haddon Spurgeon The "all" seems to imply they were now completed. Facts about false teachers. 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Spider-man: Edge Of Time Game Size, Peace Love Meaning In Tamil, Hms Renown 3d Model, Touring Caravan Sites With Sea Views, Embraer Erj-140 Speed, ,Sitemap"/> > (Read all of 2 Peter 3 ) In the last chapter, as we have said, it is materialism: trust in the stability of that which can be seen, in contrast with trust in the word of God which teaches us to look for the coming of Jesus, the return of the Lord. It is the same thought as expressed in Ezekiel 33:11: As I live, says the Lord GOD, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but that the wicked turn from his way and live. It is our own prejudice, foolish expectations, and carnal fancies, that make Scripture difficult [JEREMY TAYLOR]. SURENESS OF CHRIST'S COMING, AND ITS ACCOMPANIMENTS, DECLARED IN OPPOSITION TO SCOFFERS ABOUT TO ARISE. 2 Peter 3 Commentary; MISCELLANEOUS RESOURCES 2 Peter. There is nothing to make Him need either to hasten or delay the end. shall come--Their very scoffing shall confirm the truth of the prediction. . before--the event. to us-ward--The oldest manuscripts, Vulgate, Syriac, &c. read, "towards YOU." 10. Besides the refutation of them ( 2 Peter 3:5-7 ) drawn from the history of the deluge, here he adds another (addressed more to believers than to the mockers): God's delay in fulfilling His promise is not, like men's delays, owing to inability or fickleness in keeping His word, but through "long-suffering." ", Advanced and application questions are combined together in the Advanced Questions and are marked by an . There are exegetical commentaries, scholarly and technical commentaries, as well as commentaries that are easy to understand. To Him be the glory, both now and to the day of eternity. John the Baptist is best known as the forerunner of Jesus, the one who calls on people to prepare the way of the Lord’s coming. Commentary on Mark 1:1-8. "Paul seemed thereby to delay Christ's coming to a longer period than the other apostles, whence some doubted altogether His coming" [BENGEL]. 4. unlearned--Not those wanting human learning are meant, but those lacking the learning imparted by the Spirit. The words, "with the Lord" ( Psalms 90:4 , "In Thy sight"), silence all man's objections on the ground of his incapability of understanding this [BENGEL]. He can do the work of a thousand years in one day: so in 2 Peter 3:9 it is said, "He is not slack," that is, "slow": He has always the power to fulfil His "promise." The Greek verb is always in New Testament used as neuter (as English Version here), not active; but the Septuagint uses it actively. We believe that 1 Peter was his first letter to thesereaders. 17. 2 Peter 3 Commentary, this commentary is from the most widely read and often quoted preacher in history, Charles Haddon Spurgeon The "all" seems to imply they were now completed. 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Spider-man: Edge Of Time Game Size, Peace Love Meaning In Tamil, Hms Renown 3d Model, Touring Caravan Sites With Sea Views, Embraer Erj-140 Speed, ,Sitemap" /> > (Read all of 2 Peter 3 ) In the last chapter, as we have said, it is materialism: trust in the stability of that which can be seen, in contrast with trust in the word of God which teaches us to look for the coming of Jesus, the return of the Lord. It is the same thought as expressed in Ezekiel 33:11: As I live, says the Lord GOD, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but that the wicked turn from his way and live. It is our own prejudice, foolish expectations, and carnal fancies, that make Scripture difficult [JEREMY TAYLOR]. SURENESS OF CHRIST'S COMING, AND ITS ACCOMPANIMENTS, DECLARED IN OPPOSITION TO SCOFFERS ABOUT TO ARISE. 2 Peter 3 Commentary; MISCELLANEOUS RESOURCES 2 Peter. There is nothing to make Him need either to hasten or delay the end. shall come--Their very scoffing shall confirm the truth of the prediction. . before--the event. to us-ward--The oldest manuscripts, Vulgate, Syriac, &c. read, "towards YOU." 10. Besides the refutation of them ( 2 Peter 3:5-7 ) drawn from the history of the deluge, here he adds another (addressed more to believers than to the mockers): God's delay in fulfilling His promise is not, like men's delays, owing to inability or fickleness in keeping His word, but through "long-suffering." ", Advanced and application questions are combined together in the Advanced Questions and are marked by an . There are exegetical commentaries, scholarly and technical commentaries, as well as commentaries that are easy to understand. To Him be the glory, both now and to the day of eternity. John the Baptist is best known as the forerunner of Jesus, the one who calls on people to prepare the way of the Lord’s coming. Commentary on Mark 1:1-8. "Paul seemed thereby to delay Christ's coming to a longer period than the other apostles, whence some doubted altogether His coming" [BENGEL]. 4. unlearned--Not those wanting human learning are meant, but those lacking the learning imparted by the Spirit. The words, "with the Lord" ( Psalms 90:4 , "In Thy sight"), silence all man's objections on the ground of his incapability of understanding this [BENGEL]. He can do the work of a thousand years in one day: so in 2 Peter 3:9 it is said, "He is not slack," that is, "slow": He has always the power to fulfil His "promise." The Greek verb is always in New Testament used as neuter (as English Version here), not active; but the Septuagint uses it actively. We believe that 1 Peter was his first letter to thesereaders. 17. 2 Peter 3 Commentary, this commentary is from the most widely read and often quoted preacher in history, Charles Haddon Spurgeon The "all" seems to imply they were now completed. 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hath written--Greek aorist, "wrote," as a thing wholly past: Paul was by this time either dead, or had ceased to minister to them. How watchful, prayerful, zealous! Compare "in peace," 2 Peter 3:14 , a practical exhibition of which Peter now gives in showing how perfectly agreeing Paul (who wrote the Epistle to the Galatians) and he are, notwithstanding the event recorded ( Galatians 2:11-14 ). to you--Galatians, Ephesians, Colossians, the same region as Peter addresses. according to the wisdom given unto him--adopting Paul's own language, 1 Corinthians 3:10 , "According to the grace of God which is given unto me as a wise master-builder." with a great noise--with a rushing noise, like that of a whizzing arrow, or the crash of a devouring flame. 9. slack--slow, tardy, late; exceeding the due time, as though that time were already come. Though there be some things hard to be understood, there are enough besides, plain, easy, and sufficient for perfecting the man of God. Compare 2 Timothy 2:23 , a different Greek word, "unlearned," literally, "untutored." 2 Peter 3:1-18 . By praying for His coming, furthering the preaching of the Gospel for a witness to all nations, and bringing in those whom "the long-suffering of God" waits to save, we hasten the coming of the day of God. These questions encourage one to ask, "What does the passage actually say? In contrast to "that then was," 2 Peter 3:6 . 8. be not ignorant--as those scoffers are ( 2 Peter 3:5 ). Their ignorance is voluntary. some--the "scoffers." Whereby--Greek, "By which" (plural). ALFORD explains, The mind, will, and affection, in relation to the outer world, being turned to God [the Sun of the soul], and not obscured by fleshly and selfish regards. 2 I want you to recall the words spoken in the past by the holy prophets and the command given by our Lord and Savior through your apostles. this one thing--as the consideration of chief importance ( Luke 10:42 ). (2 Peter 3:15-16). in peace--in all its aspects, towards God, your own consciences, and your fellow men, and as its consequence eternal blessedness: "the God of peace" will effect this for you. As Revelation 14:2 , "harping with harps." We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. reserved--"kept." God’s Word was written by those prophets in the Scriptures. 12 looking for and hastening the coming of the day of God, on account of which the heavens will be destroyed by burning, and the elements will melt with intense heat! . 9 The Lord is not slow about His promise, as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing for any to perish but for all to come to repentance. What teaching that denies a creation has gained popularity around the world? Answer: “But do not forget this one thing, dear friends: With the Lord a day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years are like a day” (2 Peter 3:8). His eternity exceeds all measures of time: to His divine knowledge all future things are present: His power requires not long delays for the performance of His work: His long-suffering excludes all impatient expectation and eager haste, such as we men feel. The Life Core: Discovering the Heart of Great Training. of old--Greek, "from of old"; from the first. A confutation of their objection, "all things continue as they were FROM THE BEGINNING OF CREATION." the promise--which you, believers, are so continually looking for the fulfilment of ( 2 Peter 3:13 ). The New Testament is clear that the enemy deceitfully infiltrates the church with false teachers who sound biblical, but deceptively lead God’s people away from the truth into destructive heresies. All BFF's New Testament Biblical material in one spot! 8 But do not let this one fact escape your notice, beloved, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day. some things hard to be understood--namely, in reference to Christ's coming, for example, the statements as to the man of sin and the apostasy, before Christ's coming. elements--the component materials of the world [WAHL]. . To be mindful of the prophets' words and the apostles' commandments 3. FABER argues from this that the millennium, &c., must precede Christ's literal coming, not follow it. . The Epistle to the Hebrews, too (addressed not only to the Palestinian, but also secondarily to the Hebrew Christians everywhere), may be referred to, as Peter primarily (though not exclusively) addresses in both Epistles the Hebrew Christians of the dispersion Hebrews 9:27 Hebrews 9:28 , Hebrews 10:25 Hebrews 10:37 , "speak of these things" ( 2 Peter 3:16 ) which Peter has been handling, namely, the coming of the day of the Lord, delayed through His "long-suffering," yet near and sudden. The Bible Teaching Commentary on Genesis: Redemption Through the Scriptures: Great biblical and chronological study. (2 Peter 3:2), • What kind of people will arise in these last days? 2 Peter 3:2 "That ye may be mindful of the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of us the apostles of the Lord and Savior:" “Holy prophets”: The Old testament prophets are in view, who were holy in contrast to the unholy false teachers. godliness--Greek, plural: behaviors (towards men), godlinesses (or pieties towards God) in their manifold modes of manifestation. be found of him--"in His sight" [ALFORD], at His coming; plainly implying a personal coming. Article Images Copyright © 2021 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. 11. Peter praises the very Epistles which contain his condemnation. 13. wherein--rather as Greek, "on account of (or owing to) which" day. Listen to Pastor Robert Furrow as he continues his Commentary on the book of 2 Peter picking up today in chapter 3, verse 1. Held together BY the water. John Piper Jun 13, 1982 17 Shares Sermon. therein--of nature and of art. Post navigation Previous Previous post: 2 Peter 1:16-21 Commentary by Dwight Peterson knowing . The humanly learned have been often most deficient in spiritual learning, and have originated many heresies. Peter writes this second epistle to stir up his readers by way of reminder 2. For ever since the fathers fell asleep, all continues just as it was from the beginning of creation.” Please visit and join us in releasing God's powerful Word to our generation! (Compare Job 28:5 , end). Learn about the first steps of discipleship! Scholars have offered various guesses as to why this is the case. (Compare Psalms 10:11 , 73:11 .) 18 but grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Questioning the promise of the Lord's coming b. But, replies Peter, the flood came in spite of their reasonings; so will the conflagration of the earth come in spite of the "scoffers" of the last days, changing the whole order of things (the present "world," or as Greek means, "order"), and introducing the new heavens and earth ( 2 Peter 3:13 ). new heavens--new atmospheric heavens surrounding the renovated earth. Living Godly Lives in the Last Days [2 Peter 3:1-18]. Nevertheless--"But": in contrast to the destructive effects of the day of God stand its constructive effects. 17 You therefore, beloved, knowing this beforehand, be on your guard lest, being carried away by the error of unprincipled men, you fall from your own steadfastness, . as they were--continue as they do; as we see them to continue. 2). 2 Peter 3:10 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 2 Peter 3:10, NIV: "But the day of the Lord will come like a thief.The heavens will disappear with a roar; the elements will be destroyed by fire, and the earth and everything done in it will be laid bare." ii. This is "the holy commandment" mentioned in 2 Peter 3:2 . (2 Peter 3:9), • What will happen when the Lord decides it is time for judgment? 2 Peter 3 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this highly respected and nearly exhaustive compilation, containing nearly 500,000 cross-references 6. Peter has spent chapter 2 and a good part of chapter 3 warning about these men. They are willing to recognize a God, but not the God of revelation. The NASB text is used because it is most literal (though not always best). willingly--wilfully; they do not wish to know. blameless--( 1 Corinthians 1:8 , Philippians 1:10 , 1 Thessalonians 3:13 , 5:23 ). thousand years--( Psalms 90:4 ): Moses there says, Thy eternity, knowing no distinction between a thousand years and a day, is the refuge of us creatures of a day. << 2 Peter 2 | 2 Peter 3 | 1 John 1 >> (Read all of 2 Peter 3 ) In the last chapter, as we have said, it is materialism: trust in the stability of that which can be seen, in contrast with trust in the word of God which teaches us to look for the coming of Jesus, the return of the Lord. It is the same thought as expressed in Ezekiel 33:11: As I live, says the Lord GOD, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but that the wicked turn from his way and live. It is our own prejudice, foolish expectations, and carnal fancies, that make Scripture difficult [JEREMY TAYLOR]. SURENESS OF CHRIST'S COMING, AND ITS ACCOMPANIMENTS, DECLARED IN OPPOSITION TO SCOFFERS ABOUT TO ARISE. 2 Peter 3 Commentary; MISCELLANEOUS RESOURCES 2 Peter. There is nothing to make Him need either to hasten or delay the end. shall come--Their very scoffing shall confirm the truth of the prediction. . before--the event. to us-ward--The oldest manuscripts, Vulgate, Syriac, &c. read, "towards YOU." 10. Besides the refutation of them ( 2 Peter 3:5-7 ) drawn from the history of the deluge, here he adds another (addressed more to believers than to the mockers): God's delay in fulfilling His promise is not, like men's delays, owing to inability or fickleness in keeping His word, but through "long-suffering." ", Advanced and application questions are combined together in the Advanced Questions and are marked by an . There are exegetical commentaries, scholarly and technical commentaries, as well as commentaries that are easy to understand. To Him be the glory, both now and to the day of eternity. John the Baptist is best known as the forerunner of Jesus, the one who calls on people to prepare the way of the Lord’s coming. Commentary on Mark 1:1-8. "Paul seemed thereby to delay Christ's coming to a longer period than the other apostles, whence some doubted altogether His coming" [BENGEL]. 4. unlearned--Not those wanting human learning are meant, but those lacking the learning imparted by the Spirit. The words, "with the Lord" ( Psalms 90:4 , "In Thy sight"), silence all man's objections on the ground of his incapability of understanding this [BENGEL]. He can do the work of a thousand years in one day: so in 2 Peter 3:9 it is said, "He is not slack," that is, "slow": He has always the power to fulfil His "promise." The Greek verb is always in New Testament used as neuter (as English Version here), not active; but the Septuagint uses it actively. We believe that 1 Peter was his first letter to thesereaders. 17. 2 Peter 3 Commentary, this commentary is from the most widely read and often quoted preacher in history, Charles Haddon Spurgeon The "all" seems to imply they were now completed. Facts about false teachers. And technical commentaries, scholarly and technical commentaries, as well as in English.! Are inspired by God to imply they were -- continue as they were from the word of the.! 2 d May Grace and peace be multiplied to you. maintain that the Lord decides it our. 'S peace can help us live above anxieties as we see them to continue the words ''! Him, the readers of both letters were probably the same people passage mean to me from BEGINNING. 16-18 ) the word of God 's powerful word to our generation are marked by an examined. Slack -- slow, tardy, late ; exceeding the due time, well... 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