2 Timothy 2:20-26 KJV

20 But in a great house there are not only vessels of gold and of silver, but also of wood and of earth; and some to honour, and some to dishonour.
21 If a man therefore purge himself from these, he shall be a vessel unto honour, sanctified , and meet for the master's use, and prepared unto every good work.
22 Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.
23 But foolish and unlearned questions avoid , knowing that they do gender strifes.
24 And the servant of the Lord must not strive ; but be gentle unto all men, apt to teach, patient,a

References for 2 Timothy 2:24

    • e 2:24 - patient: or, forbearing
      25 In meekness instructing those that oppose themselves ; if God peradventure will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth;
      26 And that they may recover themselves out of the snare of the devil, who are taken captive by him at his will.