121Fight the goodfight of 2faith; 3takehold of the eternallife4to which you were called, and you made the good5confession in the presence of 6manywitnesses.
137I charge you in the presence of God, who agiveslife to allthings, and of 8ChristJesus, who testified the 9goodconfession10beforePontiusPilate,
that you keep the commandmentwithoutstain or reproachuntil the 11appearing of our LordJesusChrist,
15which He will bbring about at 12the propertime -He who is 13the blessed and 14onlySovereign, 15the King of ckings and 16Lord of dlords,
1617who alonepossessesimmortality and 18dwells in unapproachablelight, 19whomnoman has seenorcansee. 20To Him be honor and eternaldominion! Amen.
17Instructthose who are rich in 21thispresentworld22not to be conceitedor to 23fix their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, 24who richlysupplies us with allthings to enjoy.
Instruct them to dogood, to be rich in 25goodeworks, 26to be generous and ready to share,
1927storing up for themselves the treasure of a goodfoundation for the future, so that they may 28takehold of that which is lifeindeed.
20O29Timothy, guard30what has been entrusted to you, avoiding31worldly and emptychatter and the opposingarguments of what is falselycalled"knowledge "-
21whichsome have professed and thus 32goneastrayffrom 33the faith. 34Grace be with you.