But by His word (A)the present heavens and earth are being reserved for (B)fire, kept for (C)the day of judgment and destruction of ungodly people.

But do not let this one fact escape your notice, (D)beloved, that with the Lord one day is like a thousand years, and (E)a thousand years like one day. (F)The Lord is not slow about His promise, as some count slowness, but (G)is patient toward you, (H)not willing for any to perish, but for all to come to repentance.

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