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1 Timothy 2 :: New King James Version (NKJV)

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Pray for All Men
Pray for Everyone
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:1 - Therefore I exhort first of all that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks be made for all men,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:2 - for kings and all who are in authority, that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and reverence.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:3 - For this is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Savior,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:4 - who desires all men to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:5 - For there is one God and one Mediator between God and men, the Man Christ Jesus,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:6 - who gave Himself a ransom for all, to be testified in due time,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:7 - for which I was appointed a preacher and an apostle—I am speaking the truth in Christ[fn] and not lying—a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and truth.
Men and Women in the Church
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:8 - I desire therefore that the men pray everywhere, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and doubting;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:9 - in like manner also, that the women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with propriety and moderation, not with braided hair or gold or pearls or costly clothing,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:10 - but, which is proper for women professing godliness, with good works.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:11 - Let a woman learn in silence with all submission.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:12 - And I do not permit a woman to teach or to have authority over a man, but to be in silence.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:13 - For Adam was formed first, then Eve.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:14 - And Adam was not deceived, but the woman being deceived, fell into transgression.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 2:15 - Nevertheless she will be saved in childbearing if they continue in faith, love, and holiness, with self-control.
NKJV Footnotes
NU-Text omits in Christ.

New King James Version, © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc. All rights reserved. Used by permission.

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For more information on this translation, see the NKJV Preface.

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