Bible VersionsNAS1 Timothy 1:13; 1 Timothy 2:1; 1 Timothy 4:16; 1 Timothy 5:21
1 Timothy 1:13; 1 Timothy 2:1; 1 Timothy 4:16; 1 Timothy 5:21 (New American Standard)
even though I was formerly a blasphemer and a persecutor and a violent aggressor. Yet I was shown mercy because I acted ignorantly in unbelief;
First of all, then, I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men,
Pay close attention to yourself and to your teaching; persevere in these things, for as you do this you will ensure salvation both for yourself and for those who hear you.
I solemnly charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus and of His chosen angels, to maintain these principles without bias, doing nothing in a spirit of partiality.
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