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2 Peter : Word List

AD ~ AD 50 means the year that was 50 years after Jesus came, and so on.

angel ~ *spirit *being. Good angels come from Godís home above the earth. They are Godís servants and they bring messages from God to people.

being ~ a person or animal that is alive.

donkey ~ an animal like a small horse. It carries things or people.

heaven ~ the place above the earth where God and Jesus Christ live.

Lord ~ master. Another name for God which means that he is greater than everyone else.

prophet ~ someone who speaks messages (from God), sometimes about future events.

punish ~ to hurt someone, or to cause trouble for them, because they have done bad things.

spirit ~ a *being that is always alive, even without a body. A personís spirit is the part of them that will always be alive. It will be alive even after their body is dead. There are good spirits, like Godís Spirit and his *angels. And there are bad spirits, like Satan (Godís enemy) and his *angels.


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