17 You therefore, 1beloved, knowing this beforehand, 2be on your guard so * that you are not carried away by 3the error of 4unprincipled men and 5fall from your own steadfastness,

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18 but grow in the grace and 6knowledge of our 7Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. 8To Him be the glory, both now and to the day of eternity. Amen.