2 Peter 3:3-7 NRS

3 First of all you must understand this, that in the last days scoffers will come, scoffing and indulging their own lusts
4 and saying, "Where is the promise of his coming? For ever since our ancestors died, a all things continue as they were from the beginning of creation!"

References for 2 Peter 3:4

    • x 3:4 - Gk [our fathers fell asleep]
      5 They deliberately ignore this fact, that by the word of God heavens existed long ago and an earth was formed out of water and by means of water,
      6 through which the world of that time was deluged with water and perished.
      7 But by the same word the present heavens and earth have been reserved for fire, being kept until the day of judgment and destruction of the godless.