Jude 1:16-25 NIV

16 These people are grumblers and faultfinders; they follow their own evil desires; they boast about themselves and flatter others for their own advantage.

References for Jude 1:16

A Call to Persevere

17 But, dear friends, remember what the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ foretold.

References for Jude 1:17

18 They said to you, “In the last times there will be scoffers who will follow their own ungodly desires.”

References for Jude 1:18

19 These are the people who divide you, who follow mere natural instincts and do not have the Spirit.

References for Jude 1:19

20 But you, dear friends, by building yourselves up in your most holy faith and praying in the Holy Spirit,

References for Jude 1:20

      21 keep yourselves in God’s love as you wait for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to bring you to eternal life.

      References for Jude 1:21

      22 Be merciful to those who doubt;
      23 save others by snatching them from the fire; to others show mercy, mixed with fear—hating even the clothing stained by corrupted flesh.a

      References for Jude 1:23

        • f 1:23 - The Greek manuscripts of these verses vary at several points.


          24 To him who is able to keep you from stumbling and to present you before his glorious presence without fault and with great joy—

          References for Jude 1:24

          25 to the only God our Savior be glory, majesty, power and authority, through Jesus Christ our Lord, before all ages, now and forevermore! Amen.

          References for Jude 1:25