Time 60 A.D.
This letter was written to Christians in Asia Minor to help
establish a joyful hope in the face of coming persecution.
Peter sternly warns that persecution would come and that each
individual must stand fast against it.
Chapter 1 v 1 to 2
call and what it involves Chapter 1 v 3 to 2 v 10
pilgrim life and how to live it Chapter 2 v 11 to 4 v 11
fiery trial and how to bear it Chapter 4 v 12 to 5 v 11
words Chapter 5 v 12 to 14
Time 66 A.D.
The theme of this letter is true knowledge. The newly formed
church was threatened by false teachers, and therefore Peter
exhorts the Christians to be aware of this danger. Peter explains
that false teachers had crept in and were secretly subverting
the true doctrine of the Gospel.
true knowledge and the sure hope
well founded Gospel message should produce an enthusiastic
response Chapter 1 v 1 to 21
against evil doers and false teachers Chapter 2 v 1 to 22
certainty of the Lords return Chapter 3 v 1 to 18