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2 Peter 3:9 NIV

9 The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. Instead he is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance.

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Study tools for 2 Peter 3:9

  • a 3:10 - Some manuscripts "be burned up"
  • b 3:12 - Or "as you wait eagerly for the day of God to come"