Parallel Bible results for 1 Timothy 6:17-19

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1 Timothy 6:17-19

NLT 17 Tell those who are rich in this world not to be proud and not to trust in their money, which will soon be gone. But their trust should be in the living God, who richly gives us all we need for our enjoyment. NIV 17 Command those who are rich in this present world not to be arrogant nor to put their hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but to put their hope in God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment. NLT 18 Tell them to use their money to do good. They should be rich in good works and should give generously to those in need, always being ready to share with others whatever God has given them. NIV 18 Command them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, and to be generous and willing to share. NLT 19 By doing this they will be storing up their treasure as a good foundation for the future so that they may take hold of real life. NIV 19 In this way they will lay up treasure for themselves as a firm foundation for the coming age, so that they may take hold of the life that is truly life.