2 Peter Chapter 3

End of Days

Mockers in the last days. See 2 Pet.3:3,4.

2 Peter 3:3,4

Jude 1:18 (P)

Mockers in the last days. See references in 2 Pet 3:3,4.

2 Peter 3:3,4

Jude 1:18 (P)

Difficult days in the latter times. See 1 Tim 4:1. Also links in Num 24:14 about end of days.

2 Peter 3:3-4

Numbers 24:14

1 Timothy 4:1

2 Timothy 3:1-5 (P)

JND v2, pp312

JND Collected writings.

JND v5, pp121

JND Collected writings.

JND v11, pp292

JND Collected writings.

JND v3, pp1,2

JND Notes and Comments Vol.3.

Mockers in the last days saying "where is the promise of his coming". See many references below.

2 Peter 3:3,4 (P)

Isaiah 5:18,19

1 Thessalonians 4:13-18

The translation in a current hope of the believer.

1 Timothy 4:1-3

2 Timothy 3:1

Hebrews 10:37

He does not delay.Heb.3:9.

2 Peter 2:1-22

1 John 2:18

Jude 1:18

JND v11, pp215

JND Collected writings.

Christ will not delay His coming. See references below.

2 Peter 3:3,4,8

1 Corinthians 15:51,52

Hebrews 10:37 (P)

Revelation 22:7,12,20

End of Days

End of days. (See Isaiah 2:2 footnote "i" in J.N.D. bible). Covering a long period from the Messiah's first coming to the time of His public appearing. See many other references below.

2 Peter 3:3

Genesis 49:1

Numbers 24:14 (P)

Deuteronomy 4:30

Deuteronomy 31:29

Isaiah 2:2

See footnote "i", JND bible.

Jeremiah 23:20

Jeremiah 30:24

Jeremiah 48:47

Jeremiah 49:39

Ezekiel 38:8,16

Daniel 2:28

Daniel 10:14

Hosea 3:5

Micah 4:1

1 Timothy 4:1-3

Some will apostatise in the latter times.

2 Timothy 3:1-5

Difficult times in the last days.

Hebrews 1:2

See Footnote "h", JND bible.

James 5:3

A hint of the last days.Treasure gone like Rev.18:17.

2 Peter 2:1-22

1 John 2:18

Last hour. Many antichrists.

Jude 1:18

At the end of the dispensation. many mockers.

JND v3, pp1,2

JND Notes and Comments vol 3.

Christ Instructing His Disciples about the Completion of the Age

Christ's condemnation of the unfaithful bondman.

2 Peter 3:3,4

Matthew 24:48-51 (P)

Luke 12:39,45-48

Luke 21:34,35

1 Thessalonians 5:2

JND v5, pp54,55

JND Collected writings.

JBS v1, pp479

JND v5, pp115

JND v11, pp179,180

JND Collected writings.

JND v11, pp239

JND Collected writings.

JND v32, pp248

JND Collected writings.

Christ Instructing His Disciples about the Completion of the Age

Thus also shall be the coming of the Son of man. See scripture links in Mark 13:32 and Luke 21:34. The Lord answers the disciples' question about the time of His return. "No one knows that but my Father alone".

2 Peter 3:4

Deuteronomy 29:29

Hidden things belong to Jehovah, and the revealed to us and our children.

Matthew 24:36-39 (P)

Matthew 25:31

Mark 13:32

Link with Matt. 24:38,39.

Luke 17:23-26

Luke 21:34

Link with Matt. 24:38,39.

Acts 1:6,7

Hint of "Where is the promise of His coming?".

2 Peter 3:4

Isaiah 5:18,19 (G)

Jude 1:18

Times of the Gentiles

Ancient of days in v 9,10 sets out the Messiah in His judicial garb and glory, judging those on the earth and dealing with the beast. See links below of His judicial appearances and actions. See Chart of description of Christ in Dan.7,10 And Rev.1:1.

2 Peter 3:5-7

His throne flames of fire. Dan. 7:9.

Daniel 7:9,10 (P,M)

Daniel 10:5,6

Matthew 19:28

Luke 22:30

Acts 1:11

2 Corinthians 6:2,3

2 Timothy 2:12

Revelation 1:12-16

Judicial appearance in relation to the 7 churches.

Revelation 6:9

Revelation 19:2

Revelation 20:4-6

JT v48, pp516,517


4th BOWL: poured out upon the sun; and it was given to burn men with fire. As they were burnt with great heat they blasphemed the name of God, and did not repent. See references below.

2 Peter 3:5-7

Final judgment by fire.

Revelation 8:12

Revelation 16:11

Revelation 16:8,9 (P)

JND v5, pp54

JND Collected writings.

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

The Lord coming in flaming fire - see Day of the Lord, 2 Thess 1:7-10. See references to flaming fire and glory of His might below.

2 Peter 3:5-7

Psalms 79:6

Isaiah 2:10,19,21

Isaiah 66:15

Jeremiah 10:25

2 Thessalonians 1:8 (P,M)

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

God's judgment on the nations in the Tribulation. See many references in Isaiah 2:12.

2 Peter 3:5-7

Jehovah coming with flames of fire. Isaiah 66:15.

Isaiah 2:12

Isaiah 66:15-19 (P)

JND v11, pp305

JND Collected writings

JND v11, pp296

JND Collected writings.

The Coming Messiah

The Messiah coming to execute judgment but also as the Sun of Righteousness to bring in healing.(See 2 Sam.23:4 and Matt.17:2 re Sun). Note other links, Day of the Lord Isaiah 2:12, Millennium Psalm 72:1-19, and healing Isaiah 29:18,19.

2 Peter 3:5-7

The day cometh burning as a furnace. Mal.4:1.

2 Samuel 23:4

Psalms 72:1-19

Isaiah 2:12

Isaiah 29:18,19

Malachi 4:1-3 (P,M)

Note the O.T.ends with the Sun of Righteousness and the N.T. with the Bright and Morning Star Rev.22:16.

Matthew 17:2

Luke 1:78

Dayspring from on high,see footnote "d" in J.N.D. bible, rising ,like 2 Sam 23:4.

James 5:14,15


2 Peter 1:19

Day dawn and morning star.

The past judgment was the flood (Gen 7). Coming final judgment is one of fire. See references below about judgments of fire.

2 Peter 3:5-7 (P)

Isaiah 66:15

Daniel 7:9

Malachi 4:1

Matthew 3:11,12

2 Thessalonians 1:7,8

Revelation 16:8

Revelation 20:9

Revelation 21:1

First heaven and the first earth passed away by judgment of fire.

A new heaven and a new earth. The first heaven and earth had passed away. The day of God 2 Pet 3:5-7,11-13. See other references below.

2 Peter 3:5-7,11-13

Isaiah 65:17

Does it apply to the reconstructed millenial heavens and earth or the eternal scene?

Isaiah 66:22

See note on Isaiah 65:17.

1 Corinthians 15:28

Revelation 21:1 (P)

Revelation 21:1-8

JND v5, pp95

JND Collected writings.

JND v5, pp100,101

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp257-260

JND Collected writings. Notes on the Revelation. Comments on all of ch.21.

JND v2, pp257,258

JND Collected writings. Notes on the Revelation.

Gog and Magog

After the 1,000 years Satan is loosed. He goes out to deceive the nations and gathers them to war. They surround the city and the camp of the saints. Fire comes down from heaven and devours them. The devil is cast into the lake of fire. See links below.

2 Peter 3:7

Fire and day of judgment.

Genesis 10:2,3

Gog and Magog.

Psalms 18:44

Shows the state of rebelling at the end of the millenium.

Psalms 66:3

Shows the state of rebelling at the end of the millenium.

Psalms 81:15

Shows the state of rebelling at the end of the millenium.

Psalms 87:2-3

The city of God.

Isaiah 66:24

Probably the lake of fire.

Ezekiel 38:2,16

Gog and his allies against Isreal.

Matthew 25:41

The cursed go into eternal fire.

Revelation 14:10-11

Revelation 19:20

Revelation 20:7-10 (P)

JND v5, pp92,93

JND Collected writings.

JT v48, pp513,514

JND v11, pp326

JND Collected writings.

The great white throne. Earth and heaven fled from him who sat on the throne. See many references below.

2 Peter 3:7-13

Job 21:30

Psalms 143:2

Daniel 2:35

Joel 1:15

Matthew 10:15

Matthew 24:35

John 5:22-29

Acts 24:25

Romans 2:5,16

2 Peter 2:9

Revelation 12:8

Revelation 20:11 (P)

JND v5, pp94,95

JND Collected writings.

One day with the Lord is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day. Note this might explain the two events "day of the Lord" destruction 2 Pet 3:10 and the "day of God" (final destruction) 2 Pet 3:11,12. See Psalm 90:4.

2 Peter 3:8 (P)

Psalms 90:4

Hebrews 10:37

He will not delay.

JND v5, pp

JND v32, pp254

JND Collected Writings. The Lord is not slack vs.9.

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Day of the Lord. See Isaiah 2:12. Note especially Isaiah 34:4 as violent destruction similar to 2 Pet 3:10.

2 Peter 3:10 (P)

Isaiah 2:12

Isaiah 34:4

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Also involving Christ's appearing. See further references in Joel 2:1,2.

2 Peter 3:10

Psalms 2:1-9

Psalms 11:6

Psalms 82:8

Isaiah 2:12 (P,M)

Isaiah 11:4,11

Isaiah 13:6-10

Isaiah 24:21-23

Isaiah 30:30-33

Isaiah 34:3-8

Isaiah 63:1-6

Isaiah 66:15,16

Jeremiah 25:15,30-33

Ezekiel 13:5

Ezekiel 20:33

Ezekiel 30:3

Daniel 2:35,44,45

Daniel 7:10-12

Daniel 8:26

Daniel 9:26

Daniel 9:27

Daniel 11:36-39

Daniel 12:1

Joel 1:15

Joel 2:1,2

See further references as to the trumpet, darkness ect.

Joel 2:11,31

Joel 2:12

See footnote "i" JND bible

Joel 3:2,3,9-17

Amos 5:18,20

Obadiah 1:15

Micah 4:11-13

Zephaniah 1:7,14-18

Zephaniah 2:11

Zephaniah 2:2

Zephaniah 3:8

Haggai 2:6-8,20,21

Zechariah 12:1-4

Zechariah 14:1-5

Malachi 4:1-6

Matthew 10:15

Matthew 24:21

Matthew 24:27,30

Matthew 24:37-39

Matthew 26:64

Mark 13:19,26

Luke 21:27

Acts 1:11

Acts 2:20

Colossians 3:4

Could also be related to being with Christ after the rapture.

1 Thessalonians 1:10

1 Thessalonians 2:19

Could be his public appearing or private coming for his saints.

1 Thessalonians 3:13

1 Thessalonians 5:1-4,9

2 Thessalonians 1:7-10

2 Thessalonians 2:2,4,8

1 Timothy 6:14

2 Timothy 4:1,8

Titus 2:13

Hebrews 9:27,28

James 5:7,8

1 Peter 1:7,13

1 Peter 2:12

1 Peter 4:13

2 Peter 2:9

Jude 1:14-15

Revelation 1:7

Revelation 3:10

Revelation 11:2,3

Revelation 13:4,5,13-15

Revelation 14:10-20

Revelation 16:13-16

Revelation 19:11-20

Revelation 20:11,13,15

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Destruction in a plague of those that war against Jerusalem.. See Joel 3:2. The siege of Jerusalem culminates in the valley of Jehosophat.

2 Peter 3:10

Joel 3:1,2,9-17

Zechariah 14:12-15 (P)

Day of God

Day of God. The massive destruction of the heavens and earth make way for the new heavens and new earth. See references in 1 Cor 15:28 and Rev 21:1-8. Note Isaiah 65:17 and 66:22 which may more point to the new heavens and new earth in the Millennium.

2 Peter 3:11-13 (P)

1 Corinthians 15:28

Revelation 21:1-8

Day of God

Then the end. The day of God. Eternity. Note references in Isaiah 65:17 and 66:22- new heavens and new earth could more refer to the Millennium.

2 Peter 3:11-13

1 Corinthians 15:24,27,28 (P)

2 Corinthians 5:17

Revelation 21:1-8

JT v48, pp352-354

New heavens and new earth. Seems to be in context that follows related more to the new Millennial earth and heavens. Compare 2 Peter 3:11,12, and Rev.21:1, the eternal (day of God).

2 Peter 3:11,12

Isaiah 65:17 (P)

Isaiah 66:22

Revelation 21:1

JND v2, pp167

JND Collected writings, Notes on the Revelation.

Behold I make all things new. See links below.

2 Peter 3:11-13

Revelation 21:1

Revelation 21:5 (P)

Fire goes before him and burns up his adversaries. See links below about fire in the day of the Lord.

2 Peter 3:12

Psalms 97:3 (P)

Isaiah 66:15

Daniel 7:10 (P)

Joel 2:3,20

Zephaniah 1:18

Malachi 4:1

Revelation 8:7