2 Peter 1:20; 2 Peter 2:16; 2 Peter 2:22; 2 Peter 3:3; 2 Peter 3:16-17
Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation.
But was rebuked for his iniquity: the dumb ass speaking with man's voice forbad the madness of the prophet.
But it is happened unto them according to the true proverb, The dog is turned to his own vomit again ; and the sow that was washed to her wallowing in the mire.
Knowing this first, that there shall come in the last days scoffers, walking after their own lusts,
As also in all his epistles, speaking in them of these things; in which are some things hard to be understood, which they that are unlearned and unstable wrest , as they do also the other scriptures, unto their own destruction.
Ye therefore, beloved, seeing ye know these things before , beware lest ye also , being led away with the error of the wicked, fall from your own stedfastness.