2 Peter 2:3-7 NIV

3 In their greed1 these teachers will exploit you2 with stories they have made up. Their condemnation has long been hanging over them, and their destruction has not been sleeping.

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4 For if God did not spare angels when they sinned,3 but sent them to hell,a putting them into gloomy dungeonsb to be held for judgment;4

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    • a 2:4 - Greek "Tartarus"
    • b 2:4 - Some manuscripts "into chains of darkness"
      5 if he did not spare the ancient world5 when he brought the flood on its ungodly people,6 but protected Noah, a preacher of righteousness, and seven others;7

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      6 if he condemned the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah by burning them to ashes,8 and made them an example9 of what is going to happen to the ungodly;10

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      7 and if he rescued Lot,11 a righteous man, who was distressed by the filthy lives of lawless men12

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