15 and regard the 1patience of our Lord as salvation; just as also 2our beloved brother Paul, 3according to the wisdom given him, wrote to you,
16 as also in all his letters, speaking in them of 4these things, 5in which are some things hard to understand, which the untaught and 6unstable distort, as they do also 7the rest of the Scriptures, to their own destruction.