Second Epistle of Peter

Second Epistle of Peter is in New Testament.

Second Epistle of Peter Chapter 1

Second Epistle of Peter Chapter 1 Verse 10

Therefore, brethren, be even more diligent to make your call and election sure, for if you do these things you will never stumble;.

John Evelyn's Diary 28 May 1682. 28 May 1682. At the Rolls' chapel preached the famous Dr. Burnet (38) on 2 Peter 1:10, describing excellently well what was meant by election; viz, not the effect of any irreversible decree, but so called because they embraced the Gospel readily, by which they became elect, or precious to God. It would be very needless to make our calling and election sure, were they irreversible and what the rigid Presbyterians pretend. In the afternoon, to St. Lawrence's church, a new and cheerful pile.

Second Epistle of Peter Chapter 3

Second Epistle of Peter Chapter 3 Verse 11

NIV. Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy conversation and godliness, ...

John Evelyn's Diary 16 September 1666. 16 Sep 1666. I went to Greenwich Church, where Mr. Plume (36) preached very well from this text: "Seeing, then, all these things shall be dissolved," etc.: taking occasion from the late unparalleled conflagration to remind us how we ought to walk more holy in all manner of conversation.