15 million Ukrainian are displaced by Russia's war.
Millions miss a meal or two each day.
Help us change that! Click to donate today!

Bible Commentaries

Scofield's Reference Notes

2 Peter 2

Verse 5


kosmos = mankind. (See Scofield " :-") .

Verse 12

natural brute beasts

natural animals without reason. Jude 1:10.

Verse 14


Sin. (See Scofield " :-") .

Verse 15


Balaam. (See Scofield " :-") was the typical hireling prophet, anxious only to make a market of his gift. This is the "way" of Balaam. See the "error" of Balaam, See Scofield " :-" and the "doctrine" of Balaam, See Scofield " :-".

Verse 20

world kosmos = world-system.

1 John 2:15-17; John 7:7 (See Scofield "John 7:7- :")

Saviour (See Scofield "John 7:7- :")

Copyright Statement
These files are considered public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available in the Online Bible Software Library.
Bibliographical Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on 2 Peter 2". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". 1917.