You can browse the niv bible verses by using the chapters listed below, or use our free bible search feature at the top of this page. The epistle of jude, often shortened to jude, is the penultimate book of the new testament and the bible as a whole and is traditionally attributed to jude, the. William barclay, in his daily study bible series, makes this meaningful observation. Apostasy is a departure from the faith, the apostles doctrine. The niv bible was first published in 1973, with revisions published in 1978 and 1983. The author is jude the brother of james, both of who are halfbrothers of jesus christ.
This is the holy book of jude, known as the general epistle of jude. All these recordings are dramatized, read wordforword from the king. Genesis exodus leviticus numbers deuteronomy joshua judges ruth 1 samuel 2 samuel 1 kings 2 kings. The purpose of this book is to address false teachings and to illustrate a contrast between the. The book of enoch contains a passage very similar to the one cited in the book of jude. If jesus is accepted as the original reading, it should replace the lord in verse 6 as well. Schreiner says of it, some of the most beautiful statements about gods sustaining grace are found in jude. See, the lord is coming with thousands upon thousands of his holy ones 15 to judge everyone, and to convict all of them of all the ungodly acts they have committed in their ungodliness, and of all the defiant words ungodly sinners have spoken against him. Jude is the 4th smallest book of the bible yet one of the most potent in exposing doctrinal errors and false teachers.
God is the same holy, just, pure being now, as then. Jude concludes his letter with what is perhaps the best known benedictionblessing in all of the new testament. The epistle of jude from the holy bible new international version niv book 65 please note we have increased the volume and the pitch of the audio for a clearer sound, so this speed and. All these recordings are dramatized, read wordforword from the king james bible. Read matthew 24 and look at all the earthquakes lately. Before you attempt to answer the questions below you should read these chapters in the bible and answer the questions at the end of each chapter found at the website answer the questions below and then click ok to send your answers. Study scripture verses with commentary, concordances, and use highlighting, underlining, take notes in the bible. God has commanded his beloved church to do the necessary work of contending for the faith in a world of unbelief, and as. Jude 1 identifies the author of the book of jude as jude, a brother of james. To remind the church of the need for constant vigilance to keep strong in the faith and to oppose heresy. It is important for students of the bible to become familiar with judea seldomread and littleunderstood book. The book of jude is notoriously difficult to date, primarily because the bible and tradition reveal so little about the personal details of its author while the book. Look into the noahide laws that is on the books in america. The holy bible book 65 jude kjv dramatized audio youtube.
Write in a book what you see and send it to the seven churches to ephesus, 41. Jude kjv jude, the servant of jesus christ, and bible gateway. Jude urges his readers to keep themselves in their love for god 52 20a. Jude urges his dear readers to build themselves up in community as a temple 49 in their most holy faith 50 19a. The one clue available to presentday readers is the striking similarity between the books of jude and 2 peter. Free bible commentary on the letter of jude in easy english. As the fourth shortest new testament book philemon, 2 john and 3 john are shorter, jude is the last of 8 general epistles. What was a cloud the size of a mans hand in judes day is now a storm of hurricane force that fills the land. Jude new american standard bible nasb the warnings of history to the ungodly. For there are certain men crept in unawares, who were before of old ordained to this condemnation, ungodly men, turning the grace of our god. The book of jude is a general epistle apostolic letter. Special thanks to zondervan and biblica for permission to use the niv, tniv and the nirv. Jude 1, new international version niv the bible app.
In this book, jude confronts corrupt teachers who distort the message about his. Dearly loved friends, i had been eagerly planning to write to you about the salvation we all share. The holy bible book 01 genesis kjv dramatized audio. The book of jude niv audio holy bible high quality and. The epistle of jude from the holy bible new international version niv book 65 please note we have increased the volume and the. But later he destroyed all those who did not believe. The holy spirit detoured jude from writing on some theme of the faith in order that he might sound a warning of the impending apostasy.
The epistle of jude, often shortened to jude, is the penultimate book of the new testament and the bible as a whole and is traditionally attributed to jude, the servant of jesus and the brother of james the just. Jude, a servant of jesus christ and a brother of james, to those who have been called. Most scholars believe that jude is the earlier of the two, principally because he quotes two apocryphal jewish works, the assumption of moses and the book of enoch jude 1415 as part of his structured argument, whereas 2 peter omits both references. The whole of the book deals with apostasy and a turning away from the faith. Verse 9 jude gets his information from an ancient book called the assumption of moses. Book of jude overview insight for living ministries. The english word apostasy does not appear in the bible, but the phrase turn away is the greek word. Jude, which is rendered judah in hebrew and judas in greek, was named after its author verse 1, one of the 4 halfbrothers of christ matthew. But i found it necessary and was impelled to write you and urgently appeal to and exhort you to contend for the faith which was once for all handed down to the saints the faith which is that sum of christian belief which was delivered verbally to the holy people of god. While often overlooked, the book of jude remains as relevant today as the time it was written. Jude is not quoting these books, but providing information provided to him by inspiration.
But now i find that i must write about something else, urging you to defend the truth of the good news. Although jude is a tiny book with only 25 verses, it is a very important book. Jude 1 commentary english annotations on the holy bible. Jude urges his readers to pray in the holy spirit 51 19b. The subject of the book of jude is extremely serious and must be carefully studied. Jude, a servant of jesus christ and a brother of james,to those who have been. Watch our overview video on the book of jude, which breaks down the literary. Beloved, my whole concern was to write to you in regard to our common salvation. Book of jude read, study bible verses online bible study tools. Options toward understanding jude s use of apocryphal and pseudepigraphon writings. When we understand judes thought his letter becomes one of the greatest interest for the history of the earliest church and by no means without relevance for today. Jude niv jude, a servant of jesus christ and a bible gateway.230 561 1419 370 1012 158 1421 1247 54 1384 1351 1382 1008 819 941 1103 1521 574 870 882 983 1347 768 1236 840 571 991 1326 414 1405 551 328 286 778 893