2 Peter 2 ©
The apostle foretelleth the appearance of false teachers, the impiety of them and their followers, and the judgments that would overtake them. The godly shall be delivered, as Lot was out of Sodom. The wicked principles and manners of these seducers described. The mischief of relapsing into sin.
BUT athere were false prophets also among the people, even as bthere shall be false teachers among you, who *privily shall bring in damnable cheresies, even ddenying the Lord ethat bought them, and bring upon themselves swift destruction.
And hthrough covetousness shall they with feigned words make merchandise of you: iwhose judgment now of a long time lingereth not, and their damnation slumbereth not.
But these, vas natural brute beasts, made to be taken and destroyed, speak evil of the things that they understand not; and shall utterly perish win their own corruption;
xAnd shall receive ythe reward of unrighteousness, as they that count it pleasure zto *riot in the day time. aSpots they are and blemishes, sporting themselves with their own deceivings while they feast with you;