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Brief Overview of 2 Peter - The Douay Rheims Catholic Bible
The content of 2 Peter according to the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible scriptures contains a short overview of the main subjects, people, events and ancient topics in the following summary of the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible Scriptures:
- 2 Peter is book number 22 of the New Testament. It contains 3 chapters
- Who was Peter? Peter was a disciple of Jesus and leader of the Apostles
- He was the author of the Epistle of Peter in the New Testament
- The Epistles were letters of instruction and doctrine by Peter, Paul, John and others to the early, newly established churches
- In this Epistle St. Peter says (chap. 3.), Behold this second Epistle I write to you: and before (chap. 1. 14,) Being assured that the laying away of this my tabernacle is at hand.
- This shows, that it was written a very short time before his martyrdom, which was about thirty-five years after the Ascension.
- In this Epistle he admonishes the faithful to be mindful of the great gifts they received from God and to join all other virtues with their faith.
- He warns them against false teachers, by describing their practices and foretelling their punishments. He describes the dissolution of this world by fire and the day of judgment.
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