But — in contrast to the prophets “moved by the Holy Ghost” (2 Peter 1:21). (21) For the prophecy came not in old time.--Rather, For prophecy was never sent, or brought. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. 2 Peter 1:21 Context. 2 Peter 1:21. by Grant Richison | Jun 4, 1998 | 2 Peter | 7 comments. 9 The Lord knoweth how to deliver the godly out of temptations, and to reserve the unjust unto the day of judgment to be punished: 10 But chiefly them that walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise government. 2 Peter 1:21(KJV) Verse Thoughts. 2 Peter 1:21 Cross References « 2 Peter 1:20 | 2 Peter 2:1 ... 2 Kings 4:22. King James Version (KJV). 4 For if God spared not the angels that sinned, but cast them down to hell, and delivered them into chains of darkness, to be reserved unto judgment; 5 And spared not the old world, but saved Noah the eighth person, a preacher of righteousness, bringing in the flood upon the world of the ungodly; 6 And turning the cities of Sodom and Gomorrha into ashes condemned them with an overthrow, making them an ensample unto those that after should live ungodly; 7 And delivered just Lot, vexed with the filthy conversation of the wicked: 8 (For that righteous man dwelling among them, in seeing and hearing, vexed his righteous soul from day to day with their unlawful deeds;). New International Version (NIV). With ἠνέχθη cf. 1 Peter 1:21 ‘who through Him are believers in God, who raised Him from the dead and gave Him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God’. 19 We have also a more sure word of prophecy; whereunto ye do well that ye take heed, as unto a light that shineth in a dark place, until the day dawn, and the day star arise in your hearts: 20 Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation. 2 And many shall follow their pernicious ways; by reason of whom the way of truth shall be evil spoken of. (p) The godly interpreters and messengers. 2 Peter; Principle #4; 2 Pet. Jesus … N.T. For the prophecy The whole Scripture, all the prophetic writings; so the Jews call the Scriptures (hawbnh) , "the prophecy" F7, by way of eminence, and from the subject matter of the sacred word: came not in old time by the will of man; For if these things be in you, and abound, they make you that ye shall neither be barren nor unfruitful … 1 Simon Peter, a servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who through the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ have received a faith as precious as ours: ... 2 Peter 1:19; 2 Peter 1:20; 2 Peter 1:21; English (US) English (US) Language. 2:17-22 The word of truth is the water of life, which refreshes the souls that receive it; but deceivers spread and promote error, and are set forth as empty, because there is no truth in them. 4:24; Heb. 2 Peter 1:21. 2 Peter 2:1-22. ‘who’-these Christians. 22 “He committed no sin,(E)    and no deceit was found in his mouth.”[a](F). 21 To this(A) you were called,(B) because Christ suffered for you,(C) leaving you an example,(D) that you should follow in his steps. 2 Peter 1:17-18. ἀλλὰ ὑπὸ πνεύμ … φερόμενοι, cf. 2 Peter 1:21. οὐ γὰρ θελήματι ἀνθρώπου ἠνέχθη προφητεία ποτέ. also — as well as the true prophets (2 Peter 1:19-21). 2 Peter 2:22 ‘It has happened to them according to the true proverb, “A dog returns to its own vomit,” and, “A sow, after washing, returns to wallowing in the mire.” ‘It has happened to them according to the true proverb’-‘the content of the true proverb has been “verified or realized” in their case’ (Gr. 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