2 Peter 1:3 ESV

Make Your Calling and Election Sure

3 His divine power has granted to us all things that pertain to life and godliness, through the knowledge of him 1who called us toa his own glory and excellence,b

References for 2 Peter 1:3

Study tools for 2 Peter 1:3

  • 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