2 Peter 2:1 DBY

1 But there were false prophets also among the people, as there shall be also among you false teachers, who shall bring in by the bye destructive heresies, and deny the master that bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction;

References for 2 Peter 2:1

    • a 2:1 - Hostis, as Matt. 7.24.
    • b 2:1 - Lit. 'and denying.' It refers to false teachers, not heresies.
    • c 2:1 - 'Despot,' as Acts 4.24; 1Tim. 6.1,2; Tit. 2.9; 1Pet. 2.18; Rev. 6.10.

      Study tools for 2 Peter 2:1

      • a 2:1 - Hostis, as Matt. 7.24.
      • b 2:1 - Lit. 'and denying.' It refers to false teachers, not heresies.
      • c 2:1 - 'Despot,' as Acts 4.24; 1Tim. 6.1,2; Tit. 2.9; 1Pet. 2.18; Rev. 6.10.
      • d 2:3 - Or 'false,' plastos.
      • e 2:5 - That is, 'one of eight.'
      • f 2:5 - Lit. 'herald,' as 1Tim. 2.7; 2Tim. 1.11.
      • g 2:7 - i.e. 'manner of life.'
      • h 2:8 - Or 'settling down:' it has a strengthening preposition.
      • i 2:10 - Lit. 'glories.'
      • j 2:12 - Or 'to be captured and perish.'
      • k 2:13 - Or 'by day,' in contrast with 'they that be drunk are drunk in the night,' 1Thess. 5.7-8.
      • l 2:14 - Or 'carnal desire and seeking to seduce,' 'practised in seduction' is the sense.
      • m 2:19 - Or 'to him.'
      • n 2:21 - Epignosis, see Note i, ch. 1.3.
      • o 2:22 - See Prov. 26.11.