"#While they promise them liberty, they themselves are the servants of corruption: for of whom a man is overcome, of the same is he brought in bondage. 2 Peter 2:19
The Greek word for bondage is Douluo; meaning to enslave or bring under subjection.…"
"# For when they speak great swelling words of vanity, they allure through the lusts of the flesh, through much wantonness, those that were clean escaped from them who live in error. 2 Peter 2:18
The Greek word for wantonness is Aselgeia; meaning…"
"#These are wells without water, clouds that are carried with a tempest; to whom the mist of darkness is reserved forever. 2 Peter 2:17
The Greek word for tempest is Lailaps; meaning a hurrican. Of uncercertain derivation; a whirlwind (squall) or…"
"#But was rebuked for his iniquity: the dumb ass speaking with man's voice forbad the madness of the prophet. 2 Peter 2:16
The Greek word for madness is Paraphronia; From Paraphroneo; meaning insanity, i.e. Foolhardiness. God used a dumb or mute…"
"#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; 2 Peter 2:15
Balaam is Hebrew for an unrighteous prophet. He was a Mesopotamian (symbolic of a false…"
"#Having eyes full of adultery and that cannot cease from sin: beguiling unstable souls: a heart they have exercised with covetous practices; cursed children: 2 Peter 2:14
The Greek word for unstable is Asteriktos; meaning unsettled. From an (as a…"
"#And shall receive the reward of unrighteousness, as they count it a pleasure to riot in the daytime. Spots they are and blemishes, sporting themselves with their own deceivings while they feast with you; 2 Peter 2:13
The Greek word for blemishes is…"
"#But these, as natural brute beasts, made to be taken and destroyed, speak evil of the things that they understand not and shall utterly perish in their own corruption; 2 Peter 2:12
The Greek word for brute is Alogos; meaning without reason. From a…"
"#Whereas angels, which are greater in power and might, bring not railing accusation against them before the Lord. 2 Peter 2:11
The Greek word for railing is Blasphemos; meaning slanderous or evil speaking. From a derivative of Blapto and Pheme;…"
"#But chiefly them that walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise government. Presumptuous are they, self-willed, they not afraid to speak evil of dignities. 2 Peter 2:10
The Greek word for dignities is Doxa meaning opinion (always…"
"#The Lord knoweth how to deliver the godly out of temptations and to reserve the unjust unto the day of judgment to be punished: 2 Peter 2:9
The Greek word for punished is Kolazo; meaning to chastise. From Kolos (dwarf); properly, to curtail, i.e.…"
"#Enter into His gates with thanksgiving and into His courts with praise: be thankful unto him and bless His name. Psalm 100:4
Happy Thanksgiving everybody and it is good to thank the Lord for His many blessings to usward. The Hebrew word for…"
"#And delivered just Lot, vexed with the filthy conversation of the wicked. 2 Peter 2:7
The Greek word for vexed is Kataponeo; meaning to wear down. and oppress. From Kata and a derivative of Ponos; to labor down, i.e. Wear with toil (figuratively,…"
"#And turning the cities of Sodom and Gomorrha into ashes condemned them with an overthrow, making them an ensample unto those that after should live ungodly; 2 Peter 2:6
The Greek word for ensample is Hypodeigma; meaning a figure, copy, or…"
"#And spared not the old world, but saved Noah the eight-person, a preacher of righteousness, bringing in the flood upon the world of the ungodly; 2 Peter 2:5
The Greek word for world is Kosmos meaning order, Probably from the base of Komizo; orderly…"
"#For if God spared not the angels that sinned, but cast them down to hell, and delivered them into chains of darkness, to be reserved unto judgment; 2 Peter 2:4
The Greek word for chains of darkness; is Zophos meaning deep gloom. Akin to the base of…"