And truly they shall turn away the hearing from truth, but to fables they shall turn. [And truly they shall turn away their hearing from truth, but to fables they shall be turned together.]
But wake thou, in all things travail thou, do the work of an evangelist, fulfill thy service [fulfill thy service, or office], be thou sober.
For I am sacrificed now, and the time of my departing is nigh.
I have striven a good strife, I have ended the course, I have kept the faith.
In the tother time a crown of rightwiseness is kept to me, which the Lord, a just doomsman, shall yield to me in that day; and not only to me, but also to these that love his coming [but to them that love his coming].
Hie thou to come to me soon.
For Demas, loving this world, hath forsaken me [Forsooth Demas hath forsaken me, loving this world], and went to Thessalonica, Crescens into Galatia, Titus into Dalmatia;
Luke alone is with me. Take thou Mark [Take Mark], and bring with thee; for he is profitable to me into service.
Forsooth I sent Tychicus to Ephesus.
The cloak [cloth] which I left at Troas at Carpas, when thou comest, bring with thee, and the books, but most the parchments.
Alexander, the treasurer, showed to me much evil; the Lord shall yield to him after his works.