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2 Peter 2:1 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

False Prophets and Their Punishment

But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly bring in destructive opinions. They will even deny the Master who bought them—bringing swift destruction on themselves.

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Matthew 7:15 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

A Tree and Its Fruit

15 “Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing but inwardly are ravenous wolves.

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Jude 4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

For certain intruders have stolen in among you, people who long ago were designated for this condemnation as ungodly, who pervert the grace of our God into licentiousness and deny our only Master and Lord, Jesus Christ.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Jude 1:4 Or the only Master and our Lord Jesus Christ
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2 Peter 2:3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

And in their greed they will exploit you with deceptive words. Their condemnation, pronounced against them long ago, has not been idle, and their destruction is not asleep.

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Deuteronomy 13:1-3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

13 [a] If prophets or those who divine by dreams appear among you and promise you omens or portents, and the omens or the portents declared by them take place, and they say, “Let us follow other gods” (whom you have not known) “and let us serve them,” you must not heed the words of those prophets or those who divine by dreams; for the Lord your God is testing you, to know whether you indeed love the Lord your God with all your heart and soul.

Footnotes:

  1. Deuteronomy 13:1 Ch 13.2 in Heb
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1 Corinthians 11:19 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

19 Indeed, there have to be factions among you, for only so will it become clear who among you are genuine.

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Matthew 24:11 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

11 And many false prophets will arise and lead many astray.

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2 Timothy 4:3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

For the time is coming when people will not put up with sound doctrine, but having itching ears, they will accumulate for themselves teachers to suit their own desires,

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Galatians 2:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

But because of false believers[a] secretly brought in, who slipped in to spy on the freedom we have in Christ Jesus, so that they might enslave us—

Footnotes:

  1. Galatians 2:4 Gk false brothers
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1 Corinthians 6:20 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

20 For you were bought with a price; therefore glorify God in your body.

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Revelation 5:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

They sing a new song:

“You are worthy to take the scroll
    and to open its seals,
for you were slaughtered and by your blood you ransomed for God
    saints from[a] every tribe and language and people and nation;

Footnotes:

  1. Revelation 5:9 Gk ransomed for God from
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1 John 4:1 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Testing the Spirits

Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God; for many false prophets have gone out into the world.

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Matthew 10:33 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

33 but whoever denies me before others, I also will deny before my Father in heaven.

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Revelation 3:8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

“I know your works. Look, I have set before you an open door, which no one is able to shut. I know that you have but little power, and yet you have kept my word and have not denied my name.

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Revelation 2:13 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

13 “I know where you are living, where Satan’s throne is. Yet you are holding fast to my name, and you did not deny your faith in me[a] even in the days of Antipas my witness, my faithful one, who was killed among you, where Satan lives.

Footnotes:

  1. Revelation 2:13 Or deny my faith
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Revelation 2:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

“I know your affliction and your poverty, even though you are rich. I know the slander on the part of those who say that they are Jews and are not, but are a synagogue of Satan.

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1 John 2:18-19 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Warning against Antichrists

18 Children, it is the last hour! As you have heard that antichrist is coming, so now many antichrists have come. From this we know that it is the last hour. 19 They went out from us, but they did not belong to us; for if they had belonged to us, they would have remained with us. But by going out they made it plain that none of them belongs to us.

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Colossians 2:8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

See to it that no one takes you captive through philosophy and empty deceit, according to human tradition, according to the elemental spirits of the universe,[a] and not according to Christ.

Footnotes:

  1. Colossians 2:8 Or the rudiments of the world
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Revelation 13:14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

14 and by the signs that it is allowed to perform on behalf of the beast, it deceives the inhabitants of earth, telling them to make an image for the beast that had been wounded by the sword[a] and yet lived;

Footnotes:

  1. Revelation 13:14 Or that had received the plague of the sword
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1 John 2:26 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

26 I write these things to you concerning those who would deceive you.

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1 Peter 1:8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Although you have not seen[a] him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and rejoice with an indescribable and glorious joy,

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Peter 1:8 Other ancient authorities read known
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