2 Peter 1:13

“Yea, I think it meet, as long as I am in this tabernacle, to stir you up by putting you in remembrance;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Yea, I thinke it meete, as long as I am in this tabernacle, to stirre you vp, by putting you in remembrance:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I consider it right, as long as I am in this {earthly} dwelling, to stir you up by way of reminder,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And I think it right, as long as I am in this tabernacle, to stir you up by putting you in remembrance;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And it seems right to me, as long as I am in this tent of flesh, to keep your minds awake by working on your memory;
- Basic English Bible

But I account it right, as long as I am in this tabernacle, to stir you up by putting [you] in remembrance,
- Darby Bible

Indeed, I think it meet, as long as I am in this tabernacle, to stir you up by putting you in remembrance;
- Webster's Bible

But I think it right, so long as I remain in the body, my present dwelling-place, to arouse you by such reminders.
- Weymouth Bible

I think it right, as long as I am in this tent, to stir you up by reminding you;
- World English Bible

Forsothe Y deme iustli, as long as Y am in this tabernacle, to reise you in monesting; and Y am certeyn,
- Wycliffe Bible

and I think right, so long as I am in this tabernacle, to stir you up in reminding [you],
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Peter 1:13


1:13 In this tabernacle - Or tent. How short is our abode in the body! How easily does a believer pass out of it!


People's Bible Notes for 2 Peter 1:13


2Pe 1:13 As long as I am in this tabernacle. In the body, the present home of his spirit.

Discussion for 2 Peter 1

  • George mumba
    Mark 4vs10 says the knowledge to know the secret of the kingdom of heaven!by the spirit of God a Christian doesn't given a limit where to reach in the grace,because the more you grow in the grace of God the more His spirit become active in performing wonders such that you will go beyond your spirit gift,I the bible say I can do all things through Christ who strengthen me!
  • J
    "For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, whose name is Holy I dwell in the high and holy place, with him also that is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite ones." Isaiah 57:15
  • MockingBird
    Grace is given to the humble : More Grace is given to the more humble : Humble yourself in the sight of the Lord and He shall lift you up. Peace is multiplied through the knowledge of God's word . I believe to have a close walk with God is to have time in His word and in prayer.
  • Mochael Jones
    It is true what2 Pt1:2 saysYou will only abound in grace and peace of God and of Jesus christ if you learn of.A similar scripture is given in psalm 92 vrs 13
  • BSP
    If we cultivate and practice the things mentioned in verses 5 through 8 this will prevent us from becoming unfruitful or inactive.
  • Michael C.
    1-11 This is the pure Holy Glad Tidings, and all our instruction from God to be rightly saved, and how to endure to the end and be saved! Just as a clear eye fills the body with light; it is by the Spirit of Truth animating our life in this world, that the work of God is perfected in us. "...For these things in you being possessed and abounding, constitute neither idle nor unfruitful..." (Gk 1550)

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