2 Peter 1:8-11 NIV

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

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9 But whoever does not have them is nearsighted and blind, forgetting that they have been cleansed from their past sins.

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10 Therefore, my brothers and sisters,a make every effort to confirm your calling and election. For if you do these things, you will never stumble,

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    • a 1:10 - The Greek word for "brothers and sisters" ("adelphoi" ) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family.
      11 and you will receive a rich welcome into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

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