- the church
- God, through his grace in Jesus Christ, has granted to Christians the privilege of partaking of the divine nature.
- God's grace results in godliness.
- The revelations of truth in Christ is sure because it is from god and not from man-made myths.
- False teachers are bound over for destruction at the hand of God.
- False teachers are ethically bankrupt.
- Believers must endure in the face of opposition, knowing that they live in the last days.
- The Lord is patient with his creation, but will surely return in judgment like a thief in the night.
- God rescues the righteous.
**Taken from the Crossway ESV Study Bible