While not a complete list of early church heresies, these groups are the ones that the New Testament authors seem to write against and respond to most often.
Peter concludes his second letter by discussing the end of the age, the return of Christ and what that tells us about how we should live now.
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Why do we have so much interpretative disagreement over the meaning of the Bible? There are two main explanations: one we can solve and one we can’t.
2 Peter 3:8-9 features in the debate over God’s sovereignty and human free will. While this verse does not settle the debate, understanding what Peter means in context teaches us a lot about both good Bible study and the issues in the debate.