2 Peter 1:6

Temperance (thn egkrateian). Self-control. Old word (from egkrath, en and krato, one holding himself in as in Titus 1:8 ), in N.T. only here, Acts 24:25 ; Galatians 5:23 . The opposite of the pleonexia of the heretics. Patience (thn upomonhn). For which see James 1:3 . Godliness (thn eusebeian). For which see verse 2 Peter 1:3 .