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2 Peter 2:2

2:2 And many will follow their debauched lifestyles. 1  Because of these false teachers, 2  the way of truth will be slandered. 3 

2 Peter 2:7

2:7 and if he rescued Lot, a righteous man in anguish over the debauched lifestyle of lawless 4  men, 5 

2 Peter 2:18

2:18 For by speaking high-sounding but empty words 6  they are able to entice, 7  with fleshly desires and with debauchery, 8  people 9  who have just escaped 10  from those who reside in error. 11 

1 tn “Debauched lifestyles” is literally “licentiousnesses,” “sensualities,” “debaucheries.”

2 tn Grk “because of whom,” introducing a subordinate clause to the first part of the verse.

3 tn Or “blasphemed,” “reviled,” “treated with contempt.”

4 tn Or “unprincipled.”

5 tn This verse more literally reads “And [if] he rescued righteous Lot, who was deeply distressed by the lifestyle of the lawless in [their] debauchery.”

6 tn Grk “high-sounding words of futility.”

7 tn Grk “they entice.”

8 tn Grk “with the lusts of the flesh, with debauchery.”

9 tn Grk “those.”

10 tn Or “those who are barely escaping.”

11 tn Or “deceit.”

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