Many will follow their immoral ways,
and as a result, the way of the truth will be maligned.
In covetousness they will exploit you with deceptive words:
whose sentence now from of old doesn’t linger,
and their destruction will not slumber.
For if God didn’t spare angels when they sinned, but cast them down to Tartarus, and committed them to pits of darkness to be reserved for judgment;
and didn’t spare the ancient world, but preserved Noah with seven others, a preacher of righteousness, when he brought a flood on the world of the ungodly;