Parallel Bible results for 1 Timothy 1:18-20

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1 Timothy 1:18-20

MSG 18 I'm passing this work on to you, my son Timothy. The prophetic word that was directed to you prepared us for this. All those prayers are coming together now so you will do this well, fearless in your struggle, NIV 18 Timothy, my son, I give you this instruction in keeping with the prophecies once made about you, so that by following them you may fight the good fight, MSG 19 keeping a firm grip on your faith and on yourself. After all, this is a fight we're in. NIV 19 holding on to faith and a good conscience. Some have rejected these and so have shipwrecked their faith. MSG 20 Hymenaeus and Alexander are two of them. I let them wander off to Satan to be taught a lesson or two about not blaspheming. NIV 20 Among them are Hymenaeus and Alexander, whom I have handed over to Satan to be taught not to blaspheme.