But you, 1be sober in allthings, 2endurehardship, do the work of an 3evangelist, fulfill your 4ministry.
For I am already being 5poured out as a drinkoffering, and the time of 6my departure has come.
77I have fought the goodfight, I have finished8the course, I have kept9the faith;
in the future there 10is laid up for me 11the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteousJudge, will award to me on 12that day; and not only to me, but also to 13all who have loved His 14appearing.
915Makeeveryeffort to come to me soon;
for 16Demas, having loved17thispresentaworld, has deserted me and gone to 18Thessalonica; Crescens has gone to b19Galatia, 20Titus to Dalmatia.
1121Only22Luke is with me. Pick up 23Mark and bring him with you, 24for he is useful to me for service.
But 25Tychicus I have sent to 26Ephesus.
When you comebring the cloakwhich I left at 27Troas with Carpus, and the books, especially the parchments.
1428Alexander the coppersmithdid me muchharm; 29the Lord will repay him according to his deeds.
Be on guard against him yourself, for he vigorouslyopposed our cteaching.