Parallel Bible results for 2 Timothy 4:1-6

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2 Timothy 4:1-6

RSV 1 I charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus who is to judge the living and the dead, and by his appearing and his kingdom: NIV 1 In the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who will judge the living and the dead, and in view of his appearing and his kingdom, I give you this charge: RSV 2 preach the word, be urgent in season and out of season, convince, rebuke, and exhort, be unfailing in patience and in teaching. NIV 2 Preach the Word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage--with great patience and careful instruction. RSV 3 For the time is coming when people will not endure sound teaching, but having itching ears they will accumulate for themselves teachers to suit their own likings, NIV 3 For the time will come when men will not put up with sound doctrine. Instead, to suit their own desires, they will gather around them a great number of teachers to say what their itching ears want to hear. RSV 4 and will turn away from listening to the truth and wander into myths. NIV 4 They will turn their ears away from the truth and turn aside to myths. RSV 5 As for you, always be steady, endure suffering, do the work of an evangelist, fulfil your ministry. NIV 5 But you, keep your head in all situations, endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, discharge all the duties of your ministry. RSV 6 For I am already on the point of being sacrificed; the time of my departure has come. NIV 6 For I am already being poured out like a drink offering, and the time has come for my departure.