|Bible part New Testament|
Category General epistles
|Order in the Bible part 22|
|Book Second Epistle of Peter|
2 Peter 1 is the first chapter of the Second Epistle of Peter in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. The author identifies himself as "Simon Peter, a bondservant and apostle of Jesus Christ" and the epistle is traditionally attributed to Peter the Apostle.
This chapter can be grouped (with cross references to other parts of the Bible):
New King James VersionSimon Peter, a bondservant and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who have obtained like precious faith with us by the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ:
New King James VersionAnd we heard this voice which came from heaven when we were with Him on the holy mountain.
Reference to Transfiguration of Jesus (Matthew 17:1-12; Mark 9:2-13; Luke 9:28-36