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1 Put them in mind to be subject to rulers, to authorities, to be obedient to rule, to be ready to do every good work, 1 Remind the people to be subject to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready to do whatever is good,
2 to speak evil of no one, not to be contentious, [to be] mild, shewing all meekness towards all men. 2 to slander no one, to be peaceable and considerate, and to show true humility toward all men.
3 For we were once ourselves also without intelligence, disobedient, wandering in error, serving various lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, [and] hating one another. 3 At one time we too were foolish, disobedient, deceived and enslaved by all kinds of passions and pleasures. We lived in malice and envy, being hated and hating one another.
4 But when the kindness and love to man of our Saviour God appeared, 4 But when the kindness and love of God our Savior appeared,
5 not on the principle of works which [have been done] in righteousness which *we* had done, but according to his own mercy he saved us through [the] washing of regeneration and renewal of [the] Holy Spirit, 5 he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit,
6 which he poured out on us richly through Jesus Christ our Saviour; 6 whom he poured out on us generously through Jesus Christ our Savior,
7 that, having been justified by *his* grace, we should become heirs according to [the] hope of eternal life. 7 so that, having been justified by his grace, we might become heirs having the hope of eternal life.
8 The word [is] faithful, and I desire that thou insist strenuously on these things, that they who have believed God may take care to pay diligent attention to good works. These things are good and profitable to men. 8 This is a trustworthy saying. And I want you to stress these things, so that those who have trusted in God may be careful to devote themselves to doing what is good. These things are excellent and profitable for everyone.
9 But foolish questions, and genealogies, and strifes, and contentions about the law, shun; for they are unprofitable and vain. 9 But avoid foolish controversies and genealogies and arguments and quarrels about the law, because these are unprofitable and useless.
10 An heretical man after a first and second admonition have done with, 10 Warn a divisive person once, and then warn him a second time. After that, have nothing to do with him.
11 knowing that such a one is perverted, and sins, being self-condemned. 11 You may be sure that such a man is warped and sinful; he is self-condemned.
12 When I shall send Artemas to thee, or Tychicus, use diligence to come to me to Nicopolis; for I have decided to winter there. 12 As soon as I send Artemas or Tychicus to you, do your best to come to me at Nicopolis, because I have decided to winter there.
13 Zenas the lawyer and Apollos set forward diligently on their way, that nothing may be lacking to them; 13 Do everything you can to help Zenas the lawyer and Apollos on their way and see that they have everything they need.
14 and let ours also learn to apply themselves to good works for necessary wants, that they may not be unfruitful. 14 Our people must learn to devote themselves to doing what is good, in order that they may provide for daily necessities and not live unproductive lives.
15 All with me salute thee. Salute those who love us in [the] faith. Grace [be] with you all. 15 Everyone with me sends you greetings. Greet those who love us in the faith. Grace be with you all.