2 Timothy 2:9

9 for which I am suffering even to the point of being chained like a criminal. But God’s word is not chained.

2 Timothy 2:9 in Other Translations

KJV
9 Wherein I suffer trouble, as an evil doer, even unto bonds; but the word of God is not bound.
ESV
9 for which I am suffering, bound with chains as a criminal. But the word of God is not bound!
NLT
9 And because I preach this Good News, I am suffering and have been chained like a criminal. But the word of God cannot be chained.
MSG
9 It's what I'm sitting in jail for right now - but God's Word isn't in jail!
CSB
9 For this I suffer, to the point of being bound like a criminal; but God's message is not bound.

2 Timothy 2:9 In-Context

7 Reflect on what I am saying, for the Lord will give you insight into all this.
8 Remember Jesus Christ, raised from the dead, descended from David. This is my gospel,
9 for which I am suffering even to the point of being chained like a criminal. But God’s word is not chained.
10 Therefore I endure everything for the sake of the elect, that they too may obtain the salvation that is in Christ Jesus, with eternal glory.
11 Here is a trustworthy saying: If we died with him, we will also live with him;

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