2 Thessalonians 2:1-12 NAS

Man of Lawlessness

1 Now we request you, 1brethren, with regard to the a2coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our 3gathering together to Him,

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2 that you not be quickly shaken from your bcomposure or be disturbed either by a 4spirit or a c5message or a 6letter as if from us, to the effect that 7the day of the Lord 8has come.

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3 9Let no one in any way deceive you, for it will not come unless * the d10apostasy comes first, and the 11man of lawlessness is revealed, the 12son of destruction,

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    • m 2:3 - Or "falling away" from the faith
      4 who opposes and exalts himself above e13every so-called god or object of worship, so that he takes his seat in the temple of God, 14displaying himself as being God.

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        • n 2:4 - Or "everyone who is called God"
          5 Do you not remember that 15while I was still with you, I was telling you these things?

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          6 And you know 16what restrains him now, so that in his time he will be revealed.

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          7 For 17the mystery of lawlessness is already at work; only 18he who now restrains will do so until he is taken out of the way.

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          8 Then that lawless one 19will be revealed whom the Lord will slay 20with the breath of His mouth and bring to an end by the 21appearance of His fcoming;

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          9 that is, the one whose gcoming is in accord with the activity of 22Satan, with all power and h23signs and false wonders,

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            • p 2:9 - Or "presence"
            • q 2:9 - Or "attesting miracles"
              10 and with iall the deception of wickedness for 24those who perish, because * they did not receive the love of 25the truth so as to be saved.

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                • r 2:10 - Or "every deception"
                  11 For this reason 26God jwill send upon them ka 27deluding influence so that they will believe lwhat is false,

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                    • s 2:11 - Lit "is sending"
                    • t 2:11 - Lit "an activity of error"
                    • u 2:11 - Or "the lie"
                      12 in order that they all may be mjudged who 28did not believe the truth, but n29took pleasure in wickedness.

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                        • v 2:12 - Or "condemned"
                        • w 2:12 - Or "approved"