“This second epistle, beloved, I now write unto you; in both which I stir up your pure minds by way of remembrance:”
King James Version (KJV)
2Pe 3:1 The End of All Things SUMMARY OF II PETER 3: The Purpose of the Second Epistle. The Sayings of Scoffers. God's Apparent Delay to Give Opportunity for Repentance. The Day of the Lord. The New Heavens and New Earth. The Blameless Lives We Ought to Live. Paul's Writings. Final Admonitions. This second epistle, beloved, I now write unto you. This language implies a former letter written to the same persons to whom this is addressed. I stir up your pure minds. In both letters his object was mainly to exhort them to holy lives. By way of remembrance. By reminding you of the claims of Christ as shown by prophets and apostles.