2 Timothy 2:24-26 NIV

24 And the Lord's servant must not quarrel; instead, he must be kind to everyone, able to teach, not resentful.1

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25 Those who oppose him he must gently instruct, in the hope that God will grant them repentance leading them to a knowledge of the truth,2

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26 and that they will come to their senses and escape from the trap of the devil,3 who has taken them captive to do his will.

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