2 Peter 1:5-8 NIV

5 For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge;1

References for 2 Peter 1:5

      6 and to knowledge, self-control;2 and to self-control, perseverance;3 and to perseverance, godliness;4

      References for 2 Peter 1:6

          7 and to godliness, brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness, love.5

          References for 2 Peter 1:7

          8 For if you possess these qualities in increasing measure, they will keep you from being ineffective and unproductive6 in your knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.7

          References for 2 Peter 1:8