2 Peter 1:4; 2 Peter 3:4; 2 Peter 3:9; 2 Peter 3:13

by which he has granted to us his precious and very great promises, so that through them you may become gpartakers of the divine nature, hhaving escaped from the corruption that is in the world because of sinful desire.


lThey will say, Where is the promise of mhis coming? For ever since the fathers fell asleep, all things are continuing as they were from the beginning of creation.


uThe Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise vas some count slowness, but wis patient toward you,1 xnot wishing that any should perish, but ythat all should reach repentance.


13 But according to his promise we are waiting for fnew heavens and a new earth gin which righteousness dwells.