Feb. 27- 2 John 1

The first question that pops into your mind about this short letter is, “Who is the elect lady?”  The short answer is we don’t know.

The speculations are many.  Some believe a particular “lady” such as Martha of Bethany, Lazarus’ sister.  Others believe it represent a particular congregation of church.  The fact is we just don’t know for sure.

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2 Responses to Feb. 27- 2 John 1

  1. Sharon Owen says:

    What we can infer is that he had great affection for whomever it was. In verse 9 he says that “anyone who runs ahead…” I stopped there because I know I’m often “running ahead”.

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