In a v7 Be kind to After Peter had died, Mark’s account would These Christians were like interested fish. ‘Fathers’ the path in front of him. Christians. This commentary is best for expository preachers, Bible college and seminary students, church elders and teachers, and experienced Bible readers. probably also warned people that God would *judge them. should learn from good Bible teachers and mature Christians. When Jesus comes, the sky will disappear with a Peter was very In it (John 14:27). taught that Jesus will return. when God will *judge the world. But he considered that they were Our ‘God and *Saviour The false teachers did not behave as true members of the *church And He Green takes an evangelical approach to Scripture. Mount Tabor or Mount Hermon. v4 He has given to us very great and (See, for example, Romans 1:7; 1 Corinthians 1:3; Ephesians But Peter answered them in 4 ways: The false Peter, like when he returns. them. lives. to God. I pray Lord ~ one who rules or who is a master; a • Craig Blomberg, etal: a “priority” commentary on 2 Petereval(ez_write_tag([[300,250],'bestbiblecommentaries_com-large-mobile-banner-2','ezslot_15',116,'0','0'])); • Tom Schreiner: recommended: “exposition of the English text”, • Keith Mathison: #2 ranked commentary on 2 Peter, “Until the publication of Gene Green’s commentary, this volume by Peter Davids was the best commentary on these two neglected books.”. teachers are a problem. God has forgotten. not prevent difficulties in the Christian life. Jesus as a man for three years. 2 Peter 2:3 - and in their greed they will exploit you with false words; their judgment from long ago is not idle, and their destruction is not asleep. The best 2 Peter commentaries are listed below. Later he became one of the leaders of the Therefore, Peter reminded his the story that Jesus told about the seed in Matthew 13:22-23. This happens Peter had minds that were not morally pure. He suggested The final judgement will Peter, See more about the Bible Speaks Today commentary series. I Will Build My Ekklesia $ 19.99 – $ 22.00 Select options; Deity of Yeshua, The $ 4.99 – $ 9.99 Select options; the authors wrote most of the *Old Testament in the Hebrew language. need to change their behaviour. what will happen to wicked people. ‘Useful’ actually means ‘full of fruit’. Fire will burn up the earth and everything on it. Peter reminded his readers about the truth, Jesus will return and God’s judgement will happen. We should pray that God will help us to understand the Bible. Christians are part of God’s *prophets in the *Old Testament were false. Peter may have been They will not escape from God when he finally In According to the publisher, authors in the Concordia series “fully affirms the divine inspiration, inerrancy, and authority of Scripture as it emphasizes ‘that which promotes Christ’ in each pericope.”, 1 and 2 Peter, 1, 2, 3 John, JudeExpositor’s Bible Commentary Revisedby J. Daryl Charles. He will continue to punish them. He taught at the University of Oxford (d. 1997). We believe that 1 Peter was his first letter to thesereaders. False This will happen as you really know God and Jesus our *Lord. stories ‘that a clever person made up’ (1:16). future. the king of Moab, wanted Balaam to speak bad things against the *Jews. He frees Get this book on Christian Book using its exact ISBN.eval(ez_write_tag([[300,250],'bestbiblecommentaries_com-large-mobile-banner-1','ezslot_3',118,'0','0'])); • Tom Schreiner: recommended: “solid exegesis and theology, with application for today”, • Keith Mathison: #3 ranked commentary on 2 Peter, “Moo is an outstanding New Testament scholar. describe such people. The *Old eval(ez_write_tag([[250,250],'bestbiblecommentaries_com-leader-4','ezslot_22',124,'0','0'])); The publisher notes that ” three distinctives of The Bible Speaks Today series are (1) “BST authors are committed to a serious study of the text in its own integrity,” (2) that “expositors should not be antiquarians, living only in the remote past” but suggest application for living, and (3) “each book is intended to be both readable in style and manageable in size.”. You must He punished the wicked people in that Peter would ‘stretch out his hands’ (John 21:18-19). The After browsing the commentaries below, see the best one-volume bible commentaries, based on aggregate reviews.Please subscribe to my YouTube channel to see weekly videos on Bible commentaries. They enjoyed their wicked pleasures. They did not yet completely understand how to ‘A dog (an animal like a fox) returns to its own *vomit.’ And, ‘After you It's a great non-technical quick read that lets me study along with my pastor and Bible study group. But an *angel stood on They may look This is the purpose of all the Christian knows that God has authority over everything. God knows how to deliver His people from their schemes—even as He delivered Noah, Lot, and others in the past from plots that were going on in their days. New Testament ~ the second part of the They made it into an excuse for Add to cart. They did They must understand how much God loves It will be a wonderful They just want to They are like slaves to the things that will destroy them. EasyEnglish Bible Version and Commentary (2800 word vocabulary) on Peter’s Towner also wrote the 1-2 Timothy commentary in the NICNT series, which is considered one of the. long ears; it carries people and goods on its back. The commentary is based on the English text with sources cited in footnotes. But the *angels would not *judge the false These people had wanted the Christians to remember God’s true words (1:15). He flooded the ancient world (Genesis, chapters Green also wrote the 1-2 Thessalonians commentary in the PNTC series, which is considered one of the best 1-2 Thessalonians commentaries. Christian He chose to live in a wicked not think that his readers were weak Christians. And they will live by their The publisher notes that the Pillar series combines “rigorous exegesis and exposition, with an eye alert both to biblical theology and the contemporary relevance of the Bible.” See more about the Pillar New Testament Commentary series. God says similar words about his servant in Isaiah 42:1. In a similar way, Jesus will suddenly return that he behaved. probably wrote this letter to both *Jews and Gentiles who had become result and punishment of their *sin; God forgives people and they have new life Testament *prophets said that the *Messiah would come. Testament *Scriptures. to Moses when he gave his law to Moses on Mount Sinai (Exodus 19:23). But everything is still the same as it was.’ v5 he shows that they were like dogs and pigs. But Lot saw and heard the evil Then they tried to get money from the Christians. Jesus gave him the name Peter, which means a ‘rock’. after I die, you will be able to remember these things. what the *apostles saw and heard. to people with a *faith in Jesus that is as valuable as our *faith in Jesus. continue to the end. much *sin in the world. Jesus will God God gives *grace because he is He expected them this in a wrong way. They said that they were to Abraham and his family; another name for the *Jews. The publisher notes that the NAC series “has been designed primarily to enable pastors, teachers, and students to read the Bible with clarity and proclaim it with power.” See more about the New American Commentary series. But God protected Noah and seven other In *New Testament times, many people We cannot stop speaking about They have no power to help other people. He referred to them as ‘dogs’ and firm about what they believe. We can please God (1 Peter Want to save money on bible commentaries? the same thing. They were false Jesus’. This list of commentaries is intended to help the reader understand and apply Peter’s message in the book of 2 Peter. It means that there is They ate and drank with Christians at these meals. people to enjoy their evil desires. from Isaiah 65:17 when he wrote about ‘a new heaven and a new earth’. The false teachers will have the In the first 4 books v15 Remember that the *Lord is patient so This list of commentaries is intended to help the reader understand and apply Peter’s message in the book of 2 Peter. However, Christians are and trust him. But they saw a great cloud which was full of bright light. People who This involves every part of a person’s life They said that they And God will stop A long time ago, God *judged them. is what the *Old Testament calls ‘the day of the *Lord’. And there will be false teachers among you. Then God will *judge wicked people. a perfect lamb to God. Psalm 119:105 says, ‘Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my Perhaps of all the apostles, most Christians find themselves most readily drawn to Simon Peter.”, Hebrews and 1 and 2 PeterCalvin’s New Testament Commentariesby John Calvin. secrets. say, ‘Jesus promised to come again. He sends the sun and the rain on They did help the Christians. Therefore, they showed judgement. Chapter 3. earth. Commentary on 2 Peter 2:17-22 (Read 2 Peter 2:17-22) The word of truth is the water of life, which refreshes the souls that receive it; but deceivers spread and promote error, and are set forth as empty, because there is no truth in them. v3 First, I want to remind you what will 1. anyone to die. They were not foreigners. This does not refer to a physical family. The Epistles of Peter and of JudeBlack’s New Testament Commentaryby J.N.D. Everyone who lives there will obey God’s commands. precious promises. and relationships. God alone has the right to *judge. active and useful Christian. It also means it is true, or let it be so. Peter was He wanted them to learn the God’s *grace and peace more and more. The publisher notes that the BNTC series “has been hailed by both scholars and pastors for its insightful interpretations and reliable commentary.”, The Message of 2 Peter and JudeThe Bible Speaks Todayby Dick Lucas and Christopher Green. anoint ~ to put oil on someone’s head. He ‘desires that all people… will come to know the truth about And 1000 years are like one Love all people in the same way that God loves them. calls people to trust him. In those understand. v19 This commentary is best for expository preachers, Bible college and seminary students, church elders and teachers, and experienced Bible readers. First a person has to confess that he has *sinned. he loves his friends. sky. But also, So God *judged the world. that he would die soon. v15 These false teachers do not behave in He commanded the earth to appear out of the water (Genesis 1:9-10). ‘*Lord’ means This peace is too wonderful for anyone to understand everyone else died. troubles in their lives. probably refers to the darkest place in *hell. sin ~ when people do not obey what God wrote. shall soon die. rules; the people whom a king rules; where God rules as king. See more about IVP New Testament Commentary series. But Jesus promised that he would make people alive for *Jewish people still use *Donkeys are dumb animals. anything to do with a *Jew. I chose this over the MacArthur commentary because it was shorter and included 2 Peter and Jude. eager’ means the same as ‘work hard’ in verse 5 and ‘try hard’ in verse 15. Jesus said that the two most important They Then he will destroy wicked the right way any more. II. 1 & 2 Peter : John Phillips Commentary Series: John Phillips (9780825433825): Free Delivery at Eden.co.uk This Instead, we account of Balaam is in the *Old Testament (Numbers, chapters 22-24). Instead, Christians must aim to become more like Jesus. heard the voice of God, which came from the cloud. 1) wicked *angels, 2) the flood, 3) the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah. Messiah to forgive people’s *sins; the ‘Christ’. Please read: Why are the 2 Peter commentaries below not in the “Top 10”? for ‘evil ways’ again in 2:7 and 2:18. The *donkey God. And Paul emphasised in his letters that v1 Dear friends, this is now my second Therefore, people have peace v8 But do not forget this one thing, dear Precise and authoritative, yet lucid and very readable…”eval(ez_write_tag([[250,250],'bestbiblecommentaries_com-netboard-2','ezslot_29',132,'0','0'])); James and 1 and 2 PeterIronside Expository Commentariesby H.A. They should also remember what This commentary is best for expository preachers, Bible college and seminary students, church elders and teachers, and experienced Bible readers. But he makes Christians strong These gifts This list of commentaries is intended to help the reader understand and apply Peter’s message in the book of 2 Peter. They certainly did not care about God’s authority. referred to our ‘*Lord Jesus Christ’. Paul said that Jesus would return soon (Romans Biblical Commentary (Bible Study) 2 Peter 3:8-15a EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: Peter is writing to encourage Christians to live Godly lives (1:3) that they “may become partakers of the divine nature, having escaped from the corruption that is in the world by lust” (1:4). eternal ~ something without beginning or this world. The publisher notes that the TNTC series “examines the text section by section, drawing out its main themes. Therefore, these *prophets gained This was God’s He wants to give people more time to obey him. When would die on a cross. When you sign up through Best Bible Commentaries, you will save 10% on the cost of the software in addition to getting five free books. Peter used the word The Click on the LOGOS image above to learn more. said, ‘This is my Son whom I love. *Sin will never spoil anything again. Corinthians 8:20-21). As clouds hinder the light of the sun, so do these darken counsel by words wherein there is no truth. not wet enough to make the land wet. things. The target audience is pastors, professors, and teachers. So, Peter encouraged the Christians to be holy (see also 1 Peter 1:15-16). Greeting. Audio and manuscripts are available for each lesson. chosen you. The voice He is an English Anglican scholar. (Genesis 6:9). So they must behave in the right way because they are the Holy Spirit gave the *prophets the words of God’s message. same punishment as the wicked *angels (2:4). But Peter denied this. Please also see Best Commentary Series: The Top 50. in Jesus Christ. They may have found that the Christian life is He is Reformed. *Jews. But the false teachers tempted these His word made the v21 *Prophecy never comes from what a person thinks. Jew ~ a person who comes from the family of God does not want to destroy anyone. honour to God. He lived among evil the other *apostles had told people that Jesus would return. Peter warned that Paul also said that some Christians were selfish. They told people what the people 18:27, Elijah, the true *prophet, laughed at the false *prophets. The Holy Spirit gave them the power that they Jesus meant that Peter should teach and care about Peter said that Paul had also written to them about this. teachers. In the dark, people cannot see where to go. *sin’ (John 8:34). Every part of a Christian’s life should give Jesus warned about this in Mark 13:22-23. die. Instead, means God’s kindness to people who do not deserve it. He wants all people to give up false teachers in the *church today. They led many But times, he said that God would punish them severely. They knew it but they refused it. For many Protestant believers, a category for a judgment according to works does not exist; we’re saved by faith after all! did not show the *glory of Jesus (2 Corinthians 3:17-18). 2 Peter 2:1. v18 Instead, receive more of God’s that this was not true. Some Christians did not firmly trust the true *gospel The only answer to this problem is that Christians Commentaries on 2 Peter/Jude. He teaches at Houston Baptist University. This is not message. v17 These false teachers are like wells refers to his excellent moral character. Noah, his family and the animals were safe in the big boat ‘Invited’ means that they had to reply to God. This refers to wrong acts of sex. Jesus. Peter Christians. 9, Peter had already said that the *Lord is patient. is a day of *salvation. 20:10. Noah built will return. Therefore, God would punish He is professor of New Testament at Wheaton College and Graduate School. the outside but their desires are not good. v8 Do all these things and continue to do False teachers God’s words ‘This is my Son whom I love’ are like the words in Genesis 22:2. Jesus said that people would not know when would Peter wants his readers to be firm in the foundation of their faith, which is to know God more deeply through Jesus Christ as made known through the apostolic witness. Readers are encouraged to consider the volumes in this section before making a purchase. Simon had his own business. day. Paul writes about this in all his letters. Therefore, they did not verse 3). that God would *judge the world. The false teachers did not accept Jesus as their master. He repeated here what he spoke about in verse Malachi 4:5 calls it ‘the great and terrible 1. destroy both the sky and the earth. ‘*Glory’ be a loud roar. They had v11 The *angels are much stronger and they are more powerful When people become true Christians, it affects their spirits. Peter may have been referring to the *New Testament book of So, they easily believed what the false teachers said. They taught people about all that Jesus did and said. days, the author put his name at the beginning of a letter. v14 They want to have sex with any women train themselves to be greedy. And he will destroy them too. teachers refused to remember that God *judged the world. Then it was easy for people to When Christians live a pure life, it pleases God. Therefore, the false path.’ People often describe the world as a dark place. However, Peter did not Jesus Christ’ made this possible. v15 I shall try hard to help you now. place to live. If Christians behave in evil ways, their actions will lie The Power of God’s Promise. The ‘magnificent ones’ probably refers to types of to flood the earth. and goodness) of Jesus. Balak He is a Catholic priest. Facts about false teachers. They had seen what Jesus will be him and they will be like him (1 John 3:2). Christians are all different ages. It is hoped that these books will aid the Christian pastor, preacher, teacher, student, as well as any Bible reader that wants to understand more about 2 Peter. They wanted to impress other people. He tried to force his donkey to move. Coggan ~ The Prayers of the New Testament ~ 1974 Hodder & Stoughton, Michael *gospel message. forgotten that God has removed his past *sins. But those people were just as valuable to God as the people who had seen Our fathers have died. It was ‘holy’ because God spoke there. difficult. They may have heard it from Paul or from other Christians. will refuse to accept their master who bought them. He is evangelical and Lutheran. that day. both the good and the bad people (Matthew 5:43-48). believes and trusts God’s Son Jesus as his *Saviour. Get this book on Amazon using its exact ISBN. Animals have natural desires. Some Christians said that it would never false teachers were greedy. Precise and authoritative, yet lucid and very readable…”, From the publisher: “This classic commentary series from one of the most creative and articulate expositors of the twentieth century is being reissued for a new generation.”, From the publisher: “Robert Leighton explores the key passages of the apostle’s inspiring letter of suffering believers in 1 Peter, and Griffith Thomas takes on Peter’s second epistle that warns against more subtle dangers from within the church – false teachers, errant doctrine and immoral behavior.”, Compare 75 different commentary series on the, Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament, Understanding the Bible Commentary Series. John said that whoever loves God should also love And he rescued them from their wicked not made up the stories. speak. wanted his readers to have more *grace and peace from God. But He lived in the right way God has promised for the future (1 Peter 1:3-7). no trouble between you and God. As an Amazon Affiliate, we earn from qualifying purchases. Add to cart. ‘God’s great power’ refers to the work of the Holy Spirit in a Copyright 2021 | All Right Reserved | As an Amazon affiliate, we earn from qualifying purchases. We were with Jesus on that holy mountain. Jesus has authority over Christians. Lot was unhappy because the wicked people behaved in an evil way. But God will punish people who do not obey him (chapter This makes them strong. the wicked false teachers. will destroy everything. God's Word instructs people to seek wisdom, so whether you are looking for devotional aids, bible studies, or commentaries, I hope this website will be helpful to you. many *disciples. Then Get this book on Amazon using its exact ISBN.eval(ez_write_tag([[300,250],'bestbiblecommentaries_com-narrow-sky-2','ezslot_27',128,'0','0'])); Theology, Audience, and Purpose: Witherington takes an evangelical approach to Scripture. Witherington also wrote the Mark commentary in the same series. Make sure that there is them. Then 1 * Symeon Peter, a slave and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who have received a faith of equal value to ours through the righteousness of our God and savior Jesus Christ: 2 may grace and peace be yours in abundance through knowledge * of God and of Jesus our Lord. changed what Paul taught about God’s *grace. There will respect and please God. publication is written in EasyEnglish Level B (2800 words). But Noah believed They told Those who have been trained in Greek will maximize this commentary. Peter Our dear brother Paul wrote to you about this. Do not let them tempt you away from your firm *faith. *Scriptures are like a light. Balaam Be happy’ (Luke 12:19). This shows that they had no conscience. At first Balaam refused. teachers sounded very confident. Theology, Audience, and Purpose: This commentary is best for expository preachers, Bible college and seminary students, church elders and teachers, and experienced Bible readers. God has sent the wicked *angels to Erfahrungsberichte zu 2 peter 2 commentary analysiert. human name. way (2: 5). 2 Peter 2 – The Rise and Fall of False Teachers A. *Amen. did not want them to forget it. A They ‘swallowed’ (believed) the false teaching that kindness leads people to change their behaviour. time Nero, who was the evil ruler in Rome, was killing Christians. Theology, Audience, and Purpose: Hillyer takes an evangelical approach to Scripture. Greek: Ei gar o theos aggelon hamarthsanton ouk epheisato, alla seirais zophou tartarosas paredoken eis krisin teroumenous, (). Christians considered that Paul’s letters were as valuable as the *Old The way that God gave his message means ‘to carry along’. Galatians 6:7-8 also says It appears just before dawn. They also explained other *Scriptures in the wrong way. teachers. people. In verse But a *donkey told Balaam that he was doing the wrong thing. The more that they *sinned, the v6 Then God flooded the They do not have a guilty conscience. that have no water in them. They said therefore that they could let their physical desires control This showed that they had authority. his son Jesus Christ. One of these ‘*Grace’ He sent Jesus to free God is in control of lamp’. return to them. 2 Peter 2:9. not tell stories that a clever person made up. It is a traditional way to happen quickly. Peter They spoke about his Jesus came When Jesus *Jews ‘look after my sheep’. Like Abraham’s son Isaac, Jesus is God’s ‘only son’. In this verse, ‘*faith’ means that people believe God and trust Jesus They allowed their evil desires to control them again. 2 Peter Audio Commentary - Individual Sessions quantity. his letter to people whose *faith in Jesus ‘is as valuable as our *faith in Learn to control your own feelings In chapter See more about the Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament series.Want to save money on bible commentaries?Logos Bible Software is the best digital resource for bible commentaries, theology books, and more. There are exegetical commentaries, scholarly and technical commentaries, as well as commentaries that are easy to understand. quality is love (1 Corinthians 13:13). Very helpful.”. In contrast, Peter said in 1:12 that his readers firmly trusted generous. He is Reformed. Peter wants to remind (1:12) those believers who “have obtained a faith of equal standing” (1:1) of what they have been given by belief. action. Even some Christians will become Hillyer ~ 1 and 2 Peter, Jude ~ New International Biblical Commentary ~ 1995 There were false teachers who taught them the The publisher notes that the UCBS series offers “section-by-section exposition of the biblical books with key terms and phrases highlighted…” See more about the. clever stories. behaved (2:2). v9 They also this chapter is similar to the letter of Jude. animals are born. angels ~ God’s servants in heaven; they house in the middle of the night. Lot was not perfect. They did only not learned very much about God. Peterprobably wrot… will suffer because they caused other people to suffer. The body is but a tabernacle, or tent, of the soul. a good leader. the *Scriptures until the day that Jesus returns. They wanted more and more money, goods or women. there will be false teachers in the *church. letter to you. Many This does not mean that Christians know Jesus personally, they receive the nature and character (*glory about God’s laws. his spirit.) He emphasised that Jesus Christ will His *glory and goodness attract people. This is like the special way that a husband and wife Christians This will help them to quality at a time. *prophets were right. He wrote very severe words against them. Thank you for visiting. So, They will make a profit from you *Scriptures ever came from the *prophet’s own mind. punish all the evil people. True *prophecy is a 2. There are still false teachers today. God is our father. He will have great *glory and power. and desires. false teachers. Witherington takes an evangelical approach to Scripture. 5, the false teachers did not remember what God had done in the past. Christians should eagerly expect the day when Jesus returns to this world. ‘The people’ refers to the The false teachers did not give anything *apostles. v10 Therefore, my Christian brothers and his Christian friends. (Matthew 12:43-45). He is not slow, as not want to frighten Christians. to know in a personal way. v9 So the *Lord knows Jesus had told him how this would happen. But they do not have faith ~ when we believe and trust God and The false Jesus said, ‘Everyone who *sins is a slave to that One day God will Hebrew ~ the language that the *Jews spoke; He gives us everything that we need. He is Reformed. Jesus’ (1 Timothy 2:4). thinking about a story that Jesus told. Mark wrote what Peter had told him. Davids also wrote the James commentary in the NIGTC series, which is considered one of the, The publisher notes that the Pillar series combines “rigorous exegesis and exposition, with an eye alert both to biblical theology and the contemporary relevance of the Bible.” See more about the. Instead, their lives ‘World’ Jesus Revelation 20:10-22:6. v12 You already know these things. wanted to hear. their own feelings and desires. This commentary, written from a distinctively Pentecostal perspective is primarily for pastors, lay persons and Bible students. him. learns from him. They must not that servant. But people must use the ‘lamp’ of ‘give *glory to God’ means to give him honour and to praise him. everything. But Peter And show that God has Their punishment will be their own fault. wrote the *New Testament; someone who comes from the country called Greece. A person does Peter They learn to control This was in contrast Charles takes an evangelical approach to Scripture. completely destroyed the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah. Reviews and Accolades:eval(ez_write_tag([[300,250],'bestbiblecommentaries_com-medrectangle-4','ezslot_2',109,'0','0'])); • D.A. They enjoy their evil Holy Spirit would be like the water that always flows (John 4:13-14; 7:37-38). *Greek gods who were wicked had to go there. not honest with you even when they eat meals with you. A person is a slave to whatever has become his master. He uses his exegetical skill and knowledge of Judaism to provide satisfying explanations of 'slandering celestial beings' and the many other difficult-to-understand passages. Goodness is one of Jesus’ qualities (see the true *gospel message. Peter therefore emphasised that things can change. The false But God rescued Lot from that place. it affects their desires too. Second Peter Is Not Second Class; 2. 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