2 Peter 2:9

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers


King James Version

The Lord knoweth how to deliver the godly out of temptations, and to reserve the unjust unto the day of judgment to be punished:
New King James Version

then the Lord knows how to deliver the godly out of temptations and to reserve the unjust under punishment for the day of judgment,
New American Standard Bible

then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from temptation (trial), and to keep the unrighteous under punishment for the day of judgment,
New International Version

if this is so, then the Lord knows how to rescue godly men from trials and to hold the unrighteous for the day of judgment, while continuing their punishment (or, unrighteous for punishment until the day of judgment).
The Amplified Bible

Now if [all these things are true, then be sure] the Lord knows how to rescue the godly out of temptations and trials, and how to keep the ungodly under chastisement until the day of judgment and doom.
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

The Lord knows how to be delivering the godly out of testing and temptation but to be reserving the unrighteous for the day of judgment to be punished.
Phillips’ Modern English

then you may be absolutely certain that the Lord knows how to rescue good men surrounded by temptation, and how to reserve His punishment for the wicked until their day comes.
Williams’ Language of the People

surely, then, the Lord knows how to rescue godly people from trial and to keep wrongdoers under punishment for the day of judgment,
 
2 Pet. 2:8 π 2 Pet. 2:10
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That Reference This Scripture

  1. Assembling Together; Lords of Darkness - Neil Girrard It has been rightly said that our relationship with Christ has two elements - vertical and horizontal.

  2. Carnal Followers and Lawless “Theologians” - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) If we are to come out of lawless churchianity, we must first recognize the hidden sin of the leaders and spiritual fathers who contributed to the making of it.

  3. Doing Good; - Neil Girrard Evil is triumphing, say some, and good men must get busy. But is this really so?

  4. No Good Thing - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) It is a great day in the Lord when we finally learn there is no good thing in our flesh – but what will it take for us to learn that there is no good thing in the “church”?

  5. Presenting the King - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) Do you know what it means to have a King? Many people don’t.
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