2 Timothy 1:1-3; 2 Timothy 1:6-7; 2 Timothy 2:9; 2 Timothy 2:15; 2 Timothy 2:19; 2 Timothy 2:25; 2 Timothy 3:17; 2 Timothy 4:1
Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, according to the promise of life which is in Christ Jesus,
To Timothy, my dearly beloved son: Grace, mercy, and peace, from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.
I thank God, whom I serve from my forefathers with pure conscience, that without ceasing I have remembrance of thee in my prayers night and day;
Wherefore I put thee in remembrance that thou stir up the gift of God, which is in thee by the putting on of my hands.
For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.
Wherein I suffer trouble , as an evil doer, even unto bonds; but the word of God is not bound .
Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
Nevertheless the foundation of God standeth sure, having this seal, The Lord knoweth them that are his. And, Let every one that nameth the name of Christ depart from iniquity.
In meekness instructing those that oppose themselves ; if God peradventure will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth;
That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.
I charge thee therefore before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the quick and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom;