15 They have left the straight way and wandered off to follow the way of Balaam son of Bezer,a who loved the wages of wickedness.

Read 2 Peter 2:15 Using Other Translations

Which have forsaken the right way, and are gone astray, following the way of Balaam the son of Bosor, who loved the wages of unrighteousness;
Forsaking the right way, they have gone astray. They have followed the way of Balaam, the son of Beor, who loved gain from wrongdoing,
They have wandered off the right road and followed the footsteps of Balaam son of Beor, who loved to earn money by doing wrong.