2 Timothy 2:14-26 KJV

14 Of these things put them in remembrance , charging them before the Lord that they strive not about words to no profit, but to the subverting of the hearers .
15 Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
17 And their word will eat * as doth a canker:a of whom is Hymenaeus and Philetus;

References for 2 Timothy 2:17

    • c 2:17 - canker: or, gangrene
      19 Nevertheless the foundation of God standeth sure,b having this seal, The Lord knoweth them that are his. And, Let every one that nameth the name of Christ depart from iniquity.

      References for 2 Timothy 2:19

        • d 2:19 - sure: or, steady
          24 And the servant of the Lord must not strive ; but be gentle unto all men, apt to teach, patient,c

          References for 2 Timothy 2:24

            • e 2:24 - patient: or, forbearing
              26 And that they may recover themselves out of the snare of the devil, who are taken captive by him at his will.