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2 Peter 2:13-15 The Passion Translation (TPT)

13 For all the evil they have done will come crashing down on them. They consider it their great pleasure to carouse in broad daylight. When they come to your love feasts[a] they are but stains and blemishes, reveling in their deceptions as they feast with you. 14 They are addicted to adultery, with eyes that are insatiable,[b] with sins that never end. They seduce the vulnerable and are experts in their greed—they are but children of a curse!

The Example of Balaam

15 They have wandered off the main road and have gone astray, because they are prophets who love profit—the wages they earn by wrongdoing. They are following the example of Balaam, son of Beor,[c]


  1. 2 Peter 2:13 Peter equates the gatherings of believers as “love feasts.” Our true purpose in coming together is to magnify and feast on the love of Christ, sharing his love with all.
  2. 2 Peter 2:14 Or “Their eyes are full of an adulteress.”
  3. 2 Peter 2:15 Or “Bosor.”
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