1 Timothy 1:15-16 NAS

15 1It is a trustworthy statement, deserving full acceptance, that 2Christ Jesus came into the world to 3save sinners, among whom 4I am foremost of all.

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16 Yet for this reason I 5found mercy, so that in me as the foremost, Jesus Christ might 6demonstrate His perfect patience as an example for those awho would believe in Him for eternal life.

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