91then the Lordknowshow to rescue the godly from atemptation, and to keep the unrighteous under punishment for the 2day of judgment,
and especiallythose who b3indulge the flesh in its corruptdesires and 4despiseauthority. Daring, 5self-willed, they do not tremble when they 6revile angelic cmajesties,
117whereasangels who are greater in might and power do not bring a revilingjudgmentagainst them before the Lord.
But 8these, likeunreasoninganimals, 9born as creatures of instinct to be captured and killed, revilingwhere they havenoknowledge, will in dthe destruction of those creatures also be destroyed,
suffering wrong as 10the wages of doingwrong. They count it a pleasure to 11revel in the 12daytime. They are stains and blemishes, 13reveling in their edeceptions, as they 14carouse with you,
14havingeyesfull of adultery that nevercease from sin, 15enticing16unstablesouls, having a hearttrained in 17greed, 18accursedchildren ;
15forsaking19the rightway, they have goneastray, having followed20the way of Balaam, the son of Beor, wholoved21the wages of unrighteousness ;
but he received a rebuke for his owntransgression, 22for a mutedonkey, speaking with a voice of a man, restrained the madness of the prophet.
17These are 23springswithoutwater and mistsdriven by a storm, 24for whom the fblackdarkness has been reserved.
For speaking out 25arrogant words of 26vanity they 27entice by fleshlydesires, by 28sensuality, those who barely29escape from the ones who live in error,