For this cause, I sent to you Timothy, who is my child, beloved and faithful in the Lord, who will bring to your remembrance my ways which are in Christ, even as I teach everywhere in every assembly.
Only, as the Lord hath distributed to each one, as God hath called each one, so let him walk. And so I ordain in all the assemblies.
to Timothy, a true child in faith: grace, mercy, peace, from God our Father, and Jesus Christ our Lord.
Now, if Timothy comes, see that he may be with you without fear; for he works the work of the Lord, as I also do.
to Timothy, a beloved child: grace, mercy, peace, from God the Father, and Christ Jesus our Lord.
for God is not a God of confusion, but of peace, as in all the assemblies of the saints.
"Who, then, is the faithful and wise servant whom his lord set over his household, to give them their food in season?
His lord said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant; you were faithful over a few things, I will set you over many; enter into the joy of your lord.'
His lord said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant; you were faithful over a few things; I will set you over many things: enter into the joy of your lord.'
Now, when these things were ended, Paul purposed in his spirit, after passing through Macedonia and Achaia, to go to Jerusalem; saying, "After I have been there, I must see Rome also."
Here, moreover, it is required in stewards, that one be found faithful.
For, though ye have ten thousand tutors in Christ, yet ye have not many fathers; for in Christ Jesus I begat you through the Gospel.
Now, concerning the virgins, I have no commandment of the Lord; but I give my judgment, as having received mercy from the Lord to be faithful.
Now I praise you, that you remember me in all things, and hold fast the traditions, even as I delivered them to you.
But, if any man seems to be contentious, we have no such custom, neither the assemblies of God.
But, that ye also may know my affairs, what I am doing, Tychicus, the beloved brother and faithful minister in the Lord, will make all things known to you;
But I am hoping in the Lord Jesus shortly to send Timothy to you, that I also may be cheerful, when having known the things concerning you.
even as ye learned from Epaphras, our beloved fellow-servant, who is for us a faithful minister of Christ,
together with Onesimus, the faithful and beloved brother, who is from among you; they will make known to you all things here.
and sent Timothy, our brother and minister of God in the Gospel of Christ, to establish you, and to exhort you concerning your faith;
And the things which you heard from me, through many witnesses, these commit to faithful men, who will be competent to teach others also.
Fear not the things which you are about to suffer. Behold, the Devil is about to cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days. Be faithful unto death, and I will give you the crown of life.
"I know where you dwell, where Satan's throne is; and you hold fast My name, and did not deny My faith, even in the days of Antipas, My witness, My faithful one, who was killed among you, where Satan dwells.