Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Till I come, give attention to the reading of the holy Writings, to comforting the saints, and to teaching.

New American Standard Bible

Until I come, give attention to the public reading of Scripture, to exhortation and teaching.

King James Version

Till I come, give attendance to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine.

Holman Bible

Until I come, give your attention to public reading, exhortation, and teaching.

International Standard Version

Until I arrive, give your full concentration to the public reading of Scripture, to exhorting, and to teaching.

A Conservative Version

Until I come, give attention to reading, to exhortation, to teaching.

American Standard Version

Till I come, give heed to reading, to exhortation, to teaching.

Amplified

Until I come, devote yourself to public reading [of Scripture], to preaching and to teaching [the sound doctrine of God’s word].

An Understandable Version

Until I come [to you], pay attention to the [public] reading [of Scripture], to exhorting people and to teaching.

Anderson New Testament

Till I come, give attention to reading, to exhortation, to teaching.

Common New Testament

Until I come, devote yourself to the public reading of Scripture, to preaching and to teaching.

Daniel Mace New Testament

while I am absent apply yourself to reading, to exhortation, and instruction.

Darby Translation

Till I come, give thyself to reading, to exhortation, to teaching.

Godbey New Testament

Until I come, give attention to reading, to exhortation, to teaching.

Goodspeed New Testament

Until I come, devote yourself to the public reading of Scripture, preaching, and teaching.

John Wesley New Testament

Till I come, give thyself to reading, to exhortation, to teaching.

Julia Smith Translation

Till I come, hold to reading loud, to entreaty, to doctrine.

King James 2000

Till I come, give attendance to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Until I come, pay attention to the [public] reading, to exhortation, to teaching.

Modern King James verseion

Until I come, attend to reading, to exhortation, to teaching.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Till I come, give attendance to reading, to exhortation, and to doctrine.

Moffatt New Testament

Attend to your Scripture-reading, your preaching, and your teaching, till I come.

Montgomery New Testament

Be applying yourself until I come to public reading, preaching, and teaching.

NET Bible

Until I come, give attention to the public reading of scripture, to exhortation, to teaching.

New Heart English Bible

Until I come, pay attention to reading, to exhortation, and to teaching.

Noyes New Testament

Till I come, give attention to reading, to exhortation, to teaching.

Sawyer New Testament

Till I come attend to reading, exhortation, teaching.

The Emphasized Bible

While I am coming, be giving heed - to the reading, to the exhorting, to the teaching:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Till I come, apply to reading, to exhortation, to teaching.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Till I come, apply yourself to public reading, preaching, and teaching.

Webster

Till I come, give attendance to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine.

Weymouth New Testament

Till I come, bestow your attention on reading, exhortation and teaching.

Williams New Testament

Until I come, devote yourself to the public reading of the Scriptures, and to preaching and teaching.

World English Bible

Until I come, pay attention to reading, to exhortation, and to teaching.

Worrell New Testament

Until I come, give heed to the reading, to the exhortation, to the teaching.

Worsley New Testament

Till I come attend to reading, to exhortation, and teaching.

Youngs Literal Translation

till I come, give heed to the reading, to the exhortation, to the teaching;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἕως 
heos 
till, unto, until, to, till 9,
Usage: 74

I come
ἔρχομαι 
Erchomai 
come, go, , vr come
Usage: 424

προσέχω 
Prosecho 
Usage: 15

to reading
ἀνάγνωσις 
Anagnosis 
Usage: 3

παράκλησις 
Paraklesis 
Usage: 28

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Timothy 4:13

Images 1 Timothy 4:13

Prayers for 1 Timothy 4:13

Context Readings

Instructions For Ministry

12 Let no one make little of you because you are young, but be an example to the church in word, in behaviour, in love, in faith, in holy living. 13 Till I come, give attention to the reading of the holy Writings, to comforting the saints, and to teaching. 14 Make use of that grace in you, which was given to you by the word of the prophets, when the rulers of the church put their hands on you.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 17:19

And it is to be with him for his reading all the days of his life, so that he may be trained in the fear of the Lord his God to keep and do all the words of this teaching and these laws:

Joshua 1:8

Let this book of the law be ever on your lips and in your thoughts day and night, so that you may keep with care everything in it; then a blessing will be on all your way, and you will do well.

Psalm 1:2-3

But whose delight is in the law of the Lord, and whose mind is on his law day and night.

Psalm 119:97-104

O what love I have for your law! I give thought to it all the day.

Proverbs 2:4-5

If you are looking for her as for silver, and searching for her as for stored-up wealth;

Matthew 13:51-52

Are all these things now clear to you? They say to him, Yes.

John 5:39

You make search in the holy Writings, in the belief that through them you get eternal life; and it is those Writings which give witness about me.

Acts 6:4

Then we will give all our time to prayer and the teaching of the word.

Acts 17:11

Now these were more noble than the Jews of Thessalonica, for they gave serious attention to the word, searching in the holy Writings every day, to see if these things were so.

Romans 12:8

He who has the power of comforting, let him do so; he who gives, let him give freely; he who has the power of ruling, let him do it with a serious mind; he who has mercy on others, let it be with joy.

1 Corinthians 14:3

But the word of the prophet gives men knowledge and comfort and strength.

1 Corinthians 14:6

But, now, my brothers, if I come to you using tongues, what profit will it be to you, if I do not give you a revelation, or knowledge, or the word of the prophet, or teaching?

1 Corinthians 14:26

What is it then, my brothers? when you come together everyone has a holy song, or a revelation, or a tongue, or is giving the sense of it. Let everything be done for the common good.

1 Timothy 3:14-15

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

1 Timothy 4:6

If you keep these things before the minds of the brothers, you will be a good servant of Christ Jesus, trained in the words of the faith and of the right teaching which has been your guide:

1 Timothy 4:16

Give attention to yourself and your teaching. Go on in these things; for in doing so you will get salvation for yourself and for those who give hearing to you.

2 Timothy 2:15-17

Let it be your care to get the approval of God, as a workman who has no cause for shame, giving the true word in the right way.

2 Timothy 4:2

Be preaching the word at all times, in every place; make protests, say sharp words, give comfort, with long waiting and teaching;

Titus 2:15

On all these points give teaching and help, and make clear what is right with all authority. Let all men give you honour.

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