2 Peter 3:8-10 NIV

8 But do not forget this one thing, dear friends: With the Lord a day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years are like a day.1

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9 The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise,2 as some understand slowness. He is patient3 with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance.4

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10 But the day of the Lord will come like a thief.5 The heavens will disappear with a roar;6 the elements will be destroyed by fire,7 and the earth and everything in it will be laid bare.a8

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    • a 3:10 - Some manuscripts "be burned up"