Most Popular Bible Verses in 1 Timothy

1 Timothy

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It is a trustworthy statement: if any man aspires to the office of overseer, it is a fine work he desires to do.

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but in case I am delayed, I write so that you will know how one ought to conduct himself in the household of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and support of the truth.

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(but if a man does not know how to manage his own household, how will he take care of the church of God?),

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For we have brought nothing into the world, so we cannot take anything out of it either.

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A woman must quietly receive instruction with entire submissiveness.

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But godliness actually is a means of great gain when accompanied by contentment.

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nor to pay attention to myths and endless genealogies, which give rise to mere speculation rather than furthering the administration of God which is by faith.

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But I do not allow a woman to teach or exercise authority over a man, but to remain quiet.

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for it is sanctified by means of the word of God and prayer.

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If we have food and covering, with these we shall be content.

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As I urged you upon my departure for Macedonia, remain on at Ephesus so that you may instruct certain men not to teach strange doctrines,

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Therefore I want the men in every place to pray, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and dissension.

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For some men, straying from these things, have turned aside to fruitless discussion,

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wanting to be teachers of the Law, even though they do not understand either what they are saying or the matters about which they make confident assertions.

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This is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Savior,

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If anyone advocates a different doctrine and does not agree with sound words, those of our Lord Jesus Christ, and with the doctrine conforming to godliness,

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according to the glorious gospel of the blessed God, with which I have been entrusted.

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And he must have a good reputation with those outside the church, so that he will not fall into reproach and the snare of the devil.

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Prescribe these things as well, so that they may be above reproach.

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and the grace of our Lord was more than abundant, with the faith and love which are found in Christ Jesus.

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Women must likewise be dignified, not malicious gossips, but temperate, faithful in all things.

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A widow is to be put on the list only if she is not less than sixty years old, having been the wife of one man,

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Among these are Hymenaeus and Alexander, whom I have handed over to Satan, so that they will be taught not to blaspheme.

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I charge you in the presence of God, who gives life to all things, and of Christ Jesus, who testified the good confession before Pontius Pilate,

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keeping faith and a good conscience, which some have rejected and suffered shipwreck in regard to their faith.

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having a reputation for good works; and if she has brought up children, if she has shown hospitality to strangers, if she has washed the saints' feet, if she has assisted those in distress, and if she has devoted herself to every good work.

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storing up for themselves the treasure of a good foundation for the future, so that they may take hold of that which is life indeed.

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These men must also first be tested; then let them serve as deacons if they are beyond reproach.

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Deacons must be husbands of only one wife, and good managers of their children and their own households.

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But refuse to put younger widows on the list, for when they feel sensual desires in disregard of Christ, they want to get married,

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I am writing these things to you, hoping to come to you before long;

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At the same time they also learn to be idle, as they go around from house to house; and not merely idle, but also gossips and busybodies, talking about things not proper to mention.

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It is a trustworthy statement deserving full acceptance.

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For those who have served well as deacons obtain for themselves a high standing and great confidence in the faith that is in Christ Jesus.

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which some have professed and thus gone astray from the faith Grace be with you.

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for some have already turned aside to follow Satan.

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Those who have believers as their masters must not be disrespectful to them because they are brethren, but must serve them all the more, because those who partake of the benefit are believers and beloved Teach and preach these principles.

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thus incurring condemnation, because they have set aside their previous pledge.

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If any woman who is a believer has dependent widows, she must assist them and the church must not be burdened, so that it may assist those who are widows indeed.

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he is conceited and understands nothing; but he has a morbid interest in controversial questions and disputes about words, out of which arise envy, strife, abusive language, evil suspicions,

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I solemnly charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus and of His chosen angels, to maintain these principles without bias, doing nothing in a spirit of partiality.

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the older women as mothers, and the younger women as sisters, in all purity.

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Now she who is a widow indeed and who has been left alone, has fixed her hope on God and continues in entreaties and prayers night and day.

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The sins of some men are quite evident, going before them to judgment; for others, their sins follow after.

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but rather by means of good works, as is proper for women making a claim to godliness.

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Likewise also, deeds that are good are quite evident, and those which are otherwise cannot be concealed.

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Take pains with these things; be absorbed in them, so that your progress will be evident to all.

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men who forbid marriage and advocate abstaining from foods which God has created to be gratefully shared in by those who believe and know the truth.

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Pay close attention to yourself and to your teaching; persevere in these things, for as you do this you will ensure salvation both for yourself and for those who hear you.

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All who are under the yoke as slaves are to regard their own masters as worthy of all honor so that the name of God and our doctrine will not be spoken against.

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But have nothing to do with worldly fables fit only for old women On the other hand, discipline yourself for the purpose of godliness;

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realizing the fact that law is not made for a righteous person, but for those who are lawless and rebellious, for the ungodly and sinners, for the unholy and profane, for those who kill their fathers or mothers, for murderers

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and immoral men and homosexuals and kidnappers and liars and perjurers, and whatever else is contrary to sound teaching,

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Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus according to the commandment of God our Savior, and of Christ Jesus, who is our hope,

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who alone possesses immortality and dwells in unapproachable light, whom no man has seen or can see To Him be honor and eternal dominion! Amen.

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In pointing out these things to the brethren, you will be a good servant of Christ Jesus, constantly nourished on the words of the faith and of the sound doctrine which you have been following.

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This command I entrust to you, Timothy, my son, in accordance with the prophecies previously made concerning you, that by them you fight the good fight,

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But women will be preserved through the bearing of children if they continue in faith and love and sanctity with self-restraint.

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For the Scripture says, "YOU SHALL NOT MUZZLE THE OX WHILE HE IS THRESHING," and "The laborer is worthy of his wages."

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Do not receive an accusation against an elder except on the basis of two or three witnesses.

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For it was Adam who was first created, and then Eve.

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To Timothy, my true child in the faith: Grace, mercy and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

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And it was not Adam who was deceived, but the woman being deceived, fell into transgression.

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and constant friction between men of depraved mind and deprived of the truth, who suppose that godliness is a means of gain.