2 Thessalonians 1-3, ERV
2 Thessalonians 1-3, NKJV (3 questions)
1. 3 Let no one deceive you by any means; for that Day will not come unless the falling away comes first, and the man of sin is revealed, the son of perdition, 4 who opposes and exalts himself above all that is called God or that is worshiped, so that he sits as God in the temple of God, showing himself that he is God.
2 Thessalonians 2:3,NKJV
What does 'perdition' mean? (Use your Strong's Concordance)
PERDITION: G684,STRONG'S CONCORDANCE
a. destroying of vessels
b. destroying of money
c. destruction which consists of eternal misery in hell
d. all of the above
2. 13 But we are bound to give thanks to God always for you, brethren beloved by the Lord, because God from the beginning chose you for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and belief in the truth, 14 to which He called you by our gospel, for the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.
2 Thes 2:13-14,NKJV
What does 'sanctification' mean? (Use your Strong's Concordance)
SANCTIFICATION: STRONGS G38
c. both 'a' and 'b'
3. 6 But we command you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you withdraw from every brother who walks disorderly and not according to the tradition which he received from us. 7 For you yourselves know how you ought to follow us, for we were not disorderly among you; 8 nor did we eat anyone's bread _____, but worked with labor and toil night and day, that we might not be a burden to any of you, 9 not because we do not have authority, but to make ourselves an example of how you should follow us.
2 Thes 3:6-9, NKJV
a. free of charge
b. that was runined
c. that had leaven