Parallel Bible results for 1 Timothy 6:17-19

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1 Timothy 6:17-19

RSV 17 As for the rich in this world, charge them not to be haughty, nor to set their hopes on uncertain riches but on God who richly furnishes us with everything to enjoy. 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. RSV 18 They are to do good, to be rich in good deeds, liberal and generous, NIV 18 Command them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, and to be generous and willing to share. RSV 19 thus laying up for themselves a good foundation for the future, so that they may take hold of the life which is life indeed. 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.