2 John 1 Summary - Matthew Henry's Whole Bible Commentary
S E C O N D J O H N.
The apostle here salutes an honourable matron and her children, ver. 1-3. Recommends to them faith and love, 2Jn 1:5; 2Jn 1:6. Warns them of deceivers (ver. 7), and to take heed to themselves, ver. 8. Teaches how to treat those who bring not the doctrine of Christ, 2Jn 1:10; 2Jn 1:11. And, referring other things to personal discourse, concludes the epistle, 2Jn 1:12; 2Jn 1:13.
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Matthew Henry's Whole Bible Commentary
Matthew Henry (1662 - 1714) was a Presbyterian minister in England who began his commentary on the Bible in 1704. He completed his work up to the end of Acts before his death. Afterwards, his ministerial friends completed the work from Henry’s notes and writings.