2 Peter 1:10-20 NIV

10 Therefore, my brothers, be all the more eager to make your calling1 and election sure. For if you do these things, you will never fall,2

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11 and you will receive a rich welcome into the eternal kingdom3 of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.4

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Prophecy of Scripture

12 So I will always remind you of these things,5 even though you know them and are firmly established in the truth6 you now have.

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13 I think it is right to refresh your memory7 as long as I live in the tent of this body,8

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14 because I know that I will soon put it aside,9 as our Lord Jesus Christ has made clear to me.10

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15 And I will make every effort to see that after my departure11 you will always be able to remember these things.

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16 We did not follow cleverly invented stories when we told you about the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ,12 but we were eyewitnesses of his majesty.13

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17 For he received honor and glory from God the Father when the voice came to him from the Majestic Glory, saying, "This is my Son, whom I love; with him I am well pleased."a14

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    • a 1:17 - Matt. 17:5; Mark 9:7; Luke 9:35
      18 We ourselves heard this voice that came from heaven when we were with him on the sacred mountain.15

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      19 And we have the word of the prophets made more certain,16 and you will do well to pay attention to it, as to a light17 shining in a dark place, until the day dawns18 and the morning star19 rises in your hearts.20

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      20 Above all, you must understand21 that no prophecy of Scripture came about by the prophet's own interpretation.

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