2:1 Now regarding the arrival 1 of our Lord Jesus Christ and our being gathered to be with him, 2 we ask you, brothers and sisters, 3 2:2 not to be easily 4 shaken from your composure or disturbed by any kind of spirit or message or letter allegedly from us, 5 to the effect that the day of the Lord is already here. 2:3 Let no one deceive you in any way. For that day will not arrive until the rebellion comes 6 and the man of lawlessness 7 is revealed, the son of destruction. 8
1 tn Or perhaps “return” (cf. CEV).
2 tn Grk “our gathering with him.”
4 tn Or “quickly, soon.”
5 tn Grk “as through us.”
7 tc Most
8 tn Or “the one destined for destruction.”