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1 Timothy 1 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:1 - Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by command of God our Savior and of Christ Jesus our hope,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:2 - To Timothy, my true child in the faith: Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:3 - As I urged you when I was going to Macedonia, remain at Ephesus that you may charge certain persons not to teach any different doctrine,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:4 - nor to occupy themselves with myths and endless genealogies which promote speculations rather than the divine training that is in faith;

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:5 - whereas the aim of our charge is love that issues from a pure heart and a good conscience and sincere faith.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:6 - Certain persons by swerving from these have wandered away into vain discussion,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:7 - desiring to be teachers of the law, without understanding either what they are saying or the things about which they make assertions.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:8 - Now we know that the law is good, if any one uses it lawfully,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:9 - understanding this, that the law is not laid down for the just but for the lawless and disobedient, for the ungodly and sinners, for the unholy and profane, for murderers of fathers and murderers of mothers, for manslayers,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:10 - immoral persons, sodomites, kidnapers, liars, perjurers, and whatever else is contrary to sound doctrine,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:11 - in accordance with the glorious gospel of the blessed God with which I have been entrusted.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:12 - I thank him who has given me strength for this, Christ Jesus our Lord, because he judged me faithful by appointing me to his service,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:13 - though I formerly blasphemed and persecuted and insulted him; but I received mercy because I had acted ignorantly in unbelief,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:14 - and the grace of our Lord overflowed for me with the faith and love that are in Christ Jesus.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:15 - The saying is sure and worthy of full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners. And I am the foremost of sinners;

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:16 - but I received mercy for this reason, that in me, as the foremost, Jesus Christ might display his perfect patience for an example to those who were to believe in him for eternal life.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:17 - To the King of ages, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory for ever and ever. Amen.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:18 - This charge I commit to you, Timothy, my son, in accordance with the prophetic utterances which pointed to you, that inspired by them you may wage the good warfare,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:19 - holding faith and a good conscience. By rejecting conscience, certain persons have made shipwreck of their faith,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:20 - among them Hymenae'us and Alexander, whom I have delivered to Satan that they may learn not to blaspheme.
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Source: Transcribed from: The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version containing the Old and New Testaments, translated from the original tongues: being the version set forth A.D. 1611, revised A.D. 1881-1885 and A.D. 1901: compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1946-52. — 2nd ed. of New Testament A.D. 1971. There should be enough in the rest of the description to identify the text.

Language: English

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