2 Peter 1:20 ESV

20 knowing this first of all, that no prophecy of Scripture comes from someone's own interpretation.

Study tools for 2 Peter 1:20

  • a 1:1 - Some manuscripts Simon
  • b 1:1 - Or slave; Greek bondservant
  • c 1:3 - Or by
  • d 1:3 - Or virtue
  • e 1:5 - Or excellence; twice in this verse
  • f 1:8 - Greek these things; also verses 9, 10, 12
  • g 1:10 - Or brothers and sisters. The plural Greek word adelphoi (translated "brothers") refers to siblings in a family. In New Testament usage, depending on the context, adelphoi may refer either to men or to both men and women who are siblings (brothers and sisters) in God's family, the church
  • h 1:13 - Greek tent; also verse 14
  • i 1:17 - Or my Son, my (or the) Beloved