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1 Timothy 2:5 DBY

5 For God is one, and [the] mediator of God and men one, [the] man Christ Jesus,

References for 1 Timothy 2:5

    • c 2:5 - Or 'there is one God and one mediator.'

      Study tools for 1 Timothy 2:5

      • a 2:1 - Personal and confiding intercourse with God on the part of one able to approach him, as Rom. 8.27,34; Heb. 7.25.
      • b 2:4 - Epignosis, as Col. 1.10, where it is translated 'true knowledge.' It is that which acknowledges the truth of a thing, and to know the truth thus suggests possession of it. But 'full knowledge' here would hardly be an appropriate translation, as it would imply a contrast with 'partial knowledge.'
      • c 2:5 - Or 'there is one God and one mediator.'
      • d 2:6 - Antilutron huper: a ransom in place of.
      • e 2:7 - Or 'preacher,' as 2Tim. 1.11; 2Pet. 2.5.
      • f 2:8 - i.e. men in contrast to women.
      • g 2:8 - Hosios, as 'holy,' Heb. 7.26.
      • h 2:9 - The whole deportment; the way in which the woman presents herself, of which dress is a sign.
      • i 2:9 - i.e. 'sobriety' or with 'sound mind;' so ver. 15, as Rom. 12.3; 2Tim. 1.7.
      • j 2:12 - Or 'a man.' It is in contrast with women, as in ver. 8.
      • k 2:14 - A strong form of the word, but scriptural Greek often adds strengthening prepositions with the force little changed: see Rom. 7.11; 16.18; 1Cor. 3.18; 2Cor. 11.3; 2Thess. 2.3, where the same Greek word is used.
      • l 2:15 - Hagiasmos. See Note i at Rom. 1.4.