2 Peter 1:2

“Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Grace and peace be multiplied vnto you through the knowledge of God, and of Iesus our Lord,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Grace to you and peace be multiplied in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord;
- American Standard Version (1901)

May grace and peace ever be increasing in you, in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord;
- Basic English Bible

Grace and peace be multiplied to you in [the] knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord.
- Darby Bible

Grace and peace be multiplied to you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord,
- Webster's Bible

May more and more grace and peace be granted to you in a full knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord,
- Weymouth Bible

Grace to you and peace be multiplied in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord,
- World English Bible

grace and pees be fillid to you, bi the knowing of oure Lord Jhesu Crist.
- Wycliffe Bible

Grace to you, and peace be multiplied in the acknowledgement of God and of Jesus our Lord!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Peter 1:2


1:2 Through the divine, experimental knowledge of God and of Christ.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Peter 1:2


2Pe 1:2 Grace and peace. The usual apostolic benediction. These come through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus Christ our Lord. Those who have learned to know God and his Son have eternal life (Joh 17:3). This knowledge is one that comes from fellowship with Christ.

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)