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Passage Lookup: 2 Peter 3:5-12

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2 Peter 3:5
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For [a]when they maintain this, it escapes their notice that (n)by the word of God the heavens existed long ago and the earth was (o)formed out of water and by water,
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2 Peter 3:6
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through which (p)the world at that time was (q)destroyed, being flooded with water.
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2 Peter 3:7
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But by His word (r)the present heavens and earth are being reserved for (s)fire, kept for (t)the day of judgment and destruction of ungodly men.
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2 Peter 3:8
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But do not let this one fact escape your notice, (u)beloved, that with the Lord one day is like a thousand years, and (v)a thousand years like one day.
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2 Peter 3:9
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(w)The Lord is not slow about His promise, as some count slowness, but (x)is patient toward you, (y)not wishing for any to perish but for all to come to repentance.
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2 Peter 3:10
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But (z)the day of the Lord (aa)will come like a thief, in which (ab)the heavens (ac)will pass away with a roar and the (ad)elements will be destroyed with intense heat, and (ae)the earth and [b]its works will be [c]burned up.
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2 Peter 3:11
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Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, what sort of people ought you to be in holy conduct and godliness,
2 Peter 3:12
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(af)looking for and hastening the coming of the day of God, because of which (ag)the heavens will be destroyed by burning, and the (ah)elements will melt with intense heat!
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