1 Timothy 1:1-2; 1 Timothy 1:12; 1 Timothy 1:14; 1 Timothy 2:3; 1 Timothy 6:3; 1 Timothy 6:14
Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the commandment of God our Saviour, and Lord Jesus Christ, which is our hope;
Unto Timothy, my own son in the faith: Grace, mercy, and peace, from God our Father and Jesus Christ our Lord.
And I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who hath enabled me, for that he counted me faithful, putting me into the ministry;
And the grace of our Lord was exceeding abundant with faith and love which is in Christ Jesus.
For this is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Saviour;
If any man teach otherwise , and consent not to wholesome words, even the words of our Lord Jesus Christ, and to the doctrine which is according to godliness;
That thou keep this commandment without spot, unrebukeable, until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ: