1, 2; cv. Decision; by extension, a tribunal; by implication, justice. Both arrangements are natural--this as being chronological, that of St. Jude for reasons stated in the Notes there. 4 For if God did not spare # Jude 6 angels when they sinned, but # [Rev. Darkness, murkiness, gloom. Hence St. Peter uses it as an argumentum ad hominem against them, and St. Jude, recognising the allusion, adopts it and makes it more plain; or both writers, knowing the Book of Enoch well, and calculating on their readers knowing it also, used it to illustrate their arguments and exhortations, just as St. Paul uses the Jewish belief of the rock following the Israelites. 13 (Lawrence's translation). Chapter 2 . Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. 2 Peter 2. 3:20 preserved Noah, a herald of righteousness, with seven others, when he brought # ch. (See Note there.) Alles Wichtige aus Politik, Wirtschaft, Sport, Kultur, Wissenschaft, Technik und mehr. 2 Peter 2:4 —Are fallen angels bound or are they free to tempt human beings?. Probably from suro through its congener eiro; a chain. For if God spared not the angels that sinned; For. A chain. The third instance of God's vengeance is so prolonged by the addition respecting Lot, that the apodosis is wanting, the writer in his eagerness having lost the thread of the construction. Verb - Aorist Indicative Middle - 3rd Person Singular. 1 John. The Development of Faith, 1:3-21. Jude. Peter then assures them that the old prophecies are true, and finishes with a call to be diligent and on guard. Not improbably these false teachers made use of this book, and possibly of these passages, in their corrupt teaching. Downloads Male Voice (MP3) Female Voice (MP3) Entire Book (PDF) Text Settings. Greek: Ei gar o theos aggelon hamarthsanton ouk epheisato, alla seirais zophou tartarosas paredoken eis krisin teroumenous, (). 2 Peter 1:4 must not, as a simple intervening clause, be enclosed in parentheses; for although 2 Peter 1:5 is the principal clause standing related to the participial clause in 2 Peter 1:3, still the latter is determined, in the thought of it, by 2 Peter 1:4. διʼ ὧν] ὧν does not refer to the immediately preceding ἰδίᾳ δόξῃ κ. 2 Peter 1:3-4, “His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness through our knowledge of Him who called us by His own glory and goodness. A primary preposition; to or into, of place, time, or purpose; also in adverbial phrases. 2 Peter 2. 2 Peter 3. No, not. 2 Peter displays some remarkable parallelism. Sepia. how art thou cut down to the ground, which didst weaken the nations! 25:41 to be kept until the judgment; 5 if he did not spare the ancient world, but # See 1 Pet. The Power of God’s Promise. Januarjul./ 29. But, except, however. The Ground of Faith, 1:12-21 . [1] in Moskau) war Kaiser[2] von Russland von 1727 bis 1730. Januar 1730greg. Matthew 8:29 And, behold, they cried out, saying, What have we to do with thee, Jesus, thou Son of God? they shall be brought forth to the day of wrath. Add Bookmark. 2 Peter chapter 2 KJV (King James Version) 1 But there were false prophets also among the people, even as there shall be false teachers among you, who privily shall bring in damnable heresies, even denying the Lord that bought them, and bring upon themselves swift destruction.. 2 And many shall follow their pernicious ways; by reason of whom the way of truth shall be evil spoken of. Jude 1:6 And the angels which kept not their first estate, but left their own habitation, he hath reserved in everlasting chains under darkness unto the judgment of the great day. To note; by implication, to detain; by extension, to withhold; by extension, to withhold. (See Note on 1Corinthians 10:4. Table of Contents. There still remains the doubt whether "into chains of darkness" should go with "delivered" or with "cast down into hell." God did not spare the angels, but He cast them down to a place of restraint, a kind of prison.. Peter begins with a call to diligence in good works, reminds the reader that they can count on the prophets, and then warns that false prophets will arise. Probably the best approach in answering your question is to examine the passage and explore its theological significance. 3 John. The Denouncing of False Teachers, 2:1-22. To thrust down to Tartarus or Gehenna. A deity, especially the supreme Divinity; figuratively, a magistrate; by Hebraism, very. (See Note on Matthew 5:22.). The text reads: "His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness. Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, NT Letters: 2 Peter 2:4 For if God didn't spare angels when (2 Pet. CHAPTER 1. Oktoberjul./ 23. 3 By his divine power, God has given us everything we need for living a godly life. Exhortation to Christian Virtue. Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular. A primary particle of conditionality; if, whether, that, etc. Alexejewitsch (russisch Пётр II Алексеевич; * 12. View Downloads. It is described as being as far below Hades as heaven is high above the earth. All rights reserved worldwide. Matthew 25:41 Then shall he say also unto them on the left hand, Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire, prepared for the devil and his angels: 2 Peter 2:11 Whereas angels, which are greater in power and might, bring not railing accusation against them before the Lord. 20:2, 3, 10] cast them into hell # 2:4 Greek Tartarus and committed them to chains # 2:4 Some manuscripts pits of gloomy darkness # Matt. Into chains of darkness.--Critical reasons seem to require us to substitute dens, or caves, for "chains." 2 Peter 2:4 "Hell" comes from the Greek tartaroo, and it means "a place of restraint." 4 by which have been given to us exceedingly great and precious promises, that through these you may be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the [] corruption that is in the world through lust. From aggello; a messenger; especially an 'angel'; by implication, a pastor. * 1There were also false prophets among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will introduce destructive heresies and even deny the Master who ransomed them, bringing swift destruction on themselves.a 2Many will follow their lic Verb - Aorist Participle Active - Genitive Masculine Plural. Default. What sin is meant? 2 Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the a knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord,. Perhaps from a and the base of meros; properly, to miss the mark, i.e. Neuter plural of allos; properly, other things, i.e. 2 Peter 1:4 New King James Version (NKJV). 2 Peter 2:11 Whereas angels, which are greater in power and might, bring not railing accusation against them before the Lord. 2P iiP ii Pet). ), Cast them down to hell.--The Greek word occurs nowhere else, but its meaning is plain--to cast down to Tartarus; and though "Tartarus" occurs neither in the Old nor in the New Testament, it probably is the same as Gehenna. Theme. 2 Peter 2:9 The Lord knoweth how to deliver the godly out of temptations, and to reserve the unjust unto the day of judgment to be punished: Job 21:30 That the wicked is reserved to the day of destruction? 2 Peter Greeting. Night. Peter also wrote about the Transfiguration (2 Peter 1:16-18), the inspiration of Scripture (2 Peter 1:21), and the certainty of the second coming of Christ (2 Peter 3:4-10). 2 Peter 2… A. 4 For if God did not spare angels when they sinned,(A) but sent them to hell,[a] putting them in chains of darkness[b] to be held for judgment;(B). Revelation. Verb - Aorist Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Singular. Print. The Growth of Faith, 1:3-11 B. Wisdom Of Solomon 17:17. Peter II. New International Version (NIV), NIV, The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Personal Size, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Chronological Study Bible: Holy Bible, New International Version, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Luke, Comfort Print, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture. When he speaketh a lie, he speaketh of his own: for he is a liar, and the father of it. (See on 2Peter 2:5. Jude 6).However, it is evident from the NT that demons roam freely over the earth, oppressing and even possessing people (cf. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. For if God did not spare angels when they sinned, but cast them into hell and committed them to pits of darkness, reserved for judgment; contrariwise. He was a murderer from the beginning, and abode not in the truth, because there is no truth in him. Of uncertain affinity; to be chary of, i.e. For if God spared not the angels that sinned, but cast them down to hell, and delivered them into chains of darkness, to be reserved to judgment; 2 Peter 2:5 And spared not the old world, but saved Noah the eighth person, a preacher of righteousness, bringing in the flood upon the world of the ungodly; Deuteronomy 29:20 The LORD will not spare him, but then the anger of the LORD and his jealousy shall smoke against that man, and all the curses that are written in this book shall lie upon him, and the LORD shall blot out his name from under heaven. 2 Peter 2:4 For if God did not spare angels when they sinned (), but cast them into hell and committed them to pits of darkness, reserved for judgment; (NASB: Lockman). St. Jude is somewhat more explicit (Jude 1:6); he says it was for not keeping their own dignity--for deserting their proper home; and the reference, both there and here, is either to a common interpretation of Genesis 6:2 (that by "the sons of God" are meant "angels"), or, more probably, to distinct and frequent statements in the Book of Enoch, that certain angels sinned by having intercourse with women--e.g., Enoch vii. Hide Footnotes. If. 2 Peter 2:4 - For if God did not spare angels when they sinned, but cast them into hell and committed them to pits of darkness, reserved for judgment; on StudyLight.org 2 Peter 2:4 What Does 2 Peter 2:4 Mean? ), The angels that sinned.--Better, the angels for their sin: it gives the reason why they were not spared, and points to some definite sin. Matt. A. I. Greetings, 1:1-2 II. Bookmarks. Greeting. CHAPTER 2 False Teachers. A primary particle; properly, assigning a reason. 1 * Symeon Peter, a slave and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who have received a faith of equal value to ours through the righteousness of our God and savior Jesus Christ: 2 may grace and peace be yours in abundance through knowledge * of God and of Jesus our Lord. 1 Simeon 1 Peter, a servant 2 and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who have obtained a a faith of equal standing with ours b by the righteousness of our c God and Savior Jesus Christ: 2 d May grace and peace be multiplied to you e in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. 2 Peter 2 is the second chapter of the Second Epistle of Peter in the New Testament of the Christian Bible.The author identifies himself as "Simon Peter, a bondservant and apostle of Jesus Christ" and the epistle is traditionally attributed to Peter the Apostle, but there are charges that it is a work of Peter's followers between 60-90 CE. 2 Peter 2:9 4 Zu ihm kommt als zu dem lebendigen Stein, der von den Menschen verworfen ist, aber bei Gott auserwählt und kostbar. II. (4) For if God.--The sentence has no proper conclusion. in Sankt Petersburg; 18. 2 Peter 2 - But there were false prophets also among the people, even as there shall be false teachers among you, who privily shall bring in damnable heresies, even denying the Lord that bought them, and bring upon themselves swift destruction. Also ouk, and ouch a primary word; the absolute negative adverb; no or not. Related Content previous next. 4 For if God did not spare angels when they sinned, but sent them to hell, putting them in chains of darkness to be held for judgment; Read full chapter Footnotes The three instances here are in chronological order (wanton angels, Flood, Sodom and Gomorrha), while those in Jude are not (unbelievers in the wilderness, impure angels, Sodom and Gomorrha). Footnotes. Bookmarks Edit. From para and didomi; to surrender, i.e yield up, intrust, transmit. Verb - Present Participle Middle or Passive - Accusative Masculine Plural. Problem: Peter affirms in this passage that God cast the fallen angels “down to hell and delivered them into chains of darkness, to be reserved for judgment” (cf. to be. Their Conduct, 2:1-3 B. III. to err, especially to sin. 1 Simon Peter, a a servant and an b apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained c like precious faith with us through the d righteousness e of God and our Saviour Jesus Christ:. We have received all of this by coming to know him, the one who called us to himself by means of his marvelous glory and excellence. From teros; to guard, i.e. Bible > Interlinear > 2 Peter 2:4 2 Peter 2:4 2 Peter 2 - Click for Chapter. If "chains of darkness" be retained, comp. This phrase is found only in 2 Peter 1:4. To spare, abstain, forbear. art thou come hither to torment us before the time? Akin to the base of nephos; gloom. 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. to abstain or to treat leniently. Not that which preceded the history of the human race, commonly called the fall of the angels--of that there is no record in the Old Testament; and, moreover, it affords no close analogy to the conduct of the false teachers. The New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures is published by Jehovah’s Witnesses. 5 Und auch ihr als lebendige Steine erbaut euch zum geistlichen Hause und zur heiligen Priesterschaft, zu opfern geistliche Opfer, die Gott wohlgefällig sind durch Jesus Christus. Jude 1:13 Raging waves of the sea, foaming out their own shame; wandering stars, to whom is reserved the blackness of darkness for ever. The former arrangement seems the better. Jude 1:6 And the angels which kept not their first estate, but left their own habitation, he hath reserved in everlasting chains under darkness unto the judgment of the great day. 2 Peter 2 English Standard Version False Prophets and Teachers 1 But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction. Confirm Your Calling and Election. OUTLINE OF 2 PETER. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 2 Peter 2:1-22—Read the Bible online or download free. 2 Peter 2:4 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 2 Peter 2:4, NIV: "For if God did not spare angels when they sinned, but sent them to hell, putting them in chains of darkness to be held for judgment;" 2 Peter 2:4, ESV: "For if God did not spare angels when they sinned, but cast them into hell and committed them to chains of gloomy darkness to be kept until the judgment;" From Tartaros; to incarcerate in eternal torment. 2 Peter 1:4 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 2 Peter 1:4, NIV: "Through these he has given us his very great and precious promises, so that through them you may participate in the divine nature, having escaped the corruption in the world caused by evil desires." In Greek mythology, Tartarus was the lowest hell, the place where the Titans (who were defeated by Zeus) were restrained. 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