2 Timothy 4:1-6 LEB

Paul’s Charge to Timothy

1 I solemnly charge [you] before God and Christ Jesus, who is going to judge the living and the dead, and by his appearing and his kingdom,

References for 2 Timothy 4:1

      2 preach the word, be ready in season [and] out of season, reprove, rebuke, exhort, with all patience and instruction.
      3 For there will be a time when they will not put up with sound teaching, but in accordance with their own desires, they will accumulate for themselves teachers, {because they have an insatiable curiosity}a,

      References for 2 Timothy 4:3

        • s 4:3 - Literally "feeling an itching in the ear"; "because" is supplied as a component of the participle ("feeling an itching") which is understood as causal
          4 and they will turn away from the hearing of the truth, but will turn to myths.
          5 But you, be self-controlled in all [things], bear hardship patiently, do the work of an evangelist, fulfill your ministry.
          6 For I am already being poured out as a drink offering, and the time of my departure is imminent.