Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

For God did not give us a spirit of timidity but one of power, love, and self-discipline.

New American Standard Bible

For God has not given us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and discipline.

King James Version

For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

Holman Bible

For God has not given us a spirit of fearfulness, but one of power, love, and sound judgment.

A Conservative Version

For God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but of power, and of love, and of soberness.

American Standard Version

For God gave us not a spirit of fearfulness; but of power and love and discipline.

Amplified

For God did not give us a spirit of timidity (of cowardice, of craven and cringing and fawning fear), but [He has given us a spirit] of power and of love and of calm and well-balanced mind and discipline and self-control.

An Understandable Version

For God did not give us a spirit [i.e., a disposition] that makes us cowards but one that gives us power and love and self-control.

Anderson New Testament

For God has not given us the spirit of fear, but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

Bible in Basic English

For God did not give us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of self-control.

Common New Testament

For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power and love and self-discipline.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for the spirit, which God has given us, is not a spirit of timidity, but of fortitude, of benevolence, and of moderation.

Darby Translation

For God has not given us a spirit of cowardice, but of power, and of love, and of wise discretion.

Godbey New Testament

For God has not given us the spirit of cowardice; but of power and divine love and prudence.

Goodspeed New Testament

For the Spirit God has given us is a spirit not of timidity but of power, love, and self-discipline.

John Wesley New Testament

For God hath not given us the Spirit of fear, but of power, and love, and sobriety.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For God has not given us the spirit of fear, but of strength and of love and of temperance.

Julia Smith Translation

For God gave not to us the spirit of timidity; but of power, and love, and of soundness of mind.

King James 2000

For God has not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For God has not given us a spirit of cowardice, but of power and love and self-discipline.

Modern King James verseion

For God has not given us the spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For God hath not given to us the spirit of fear: but of power, and of love, and of soberness of mind.

Moffatt New Testament

for God has not given us a timid spirit but a spirit of power and love and discipline.

Montgomery New Testament

For God has not given us a spirit of cowardice, but a spirit of power and of love and of self-control.

NET Bible

For God did not give us a Spirit of fear but of power and love and self-control.

New Heart English Bible

For God did not give us a spirit of fear, but of power, love, and self-control.

Noyes New Testament

for God gave us not the spirit of cowardice, but of power, and of love, and of admonition.

Sawyer New Testament

For God gave us not a spirit of fear, but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

The Emphasized Bible

For God hath not given us a spirit of cowardice, but of power, and love, and correction.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For God hath not given us a spirit of fear; but of courage, and of love, and of sobriety.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For the Spirit which God gave us was not a spirit of cowardice, but a spirit of power, love, and self-control.

Webster

For God hath not given us the spirit of fear, but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

Weymouth New Testament

For the Spirit which God has given us is not a spirit of cowardice, but one of power and of love and of sound judgement.

Williams New Testament

For the Spirit that God has given us does not impart timidity but power and love and self-control.

World English Bible

For God didn't give us a spirit of fear, but of power, love, and self-control.

Worrell New Testament

For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and sobriety.

Worsley New Testament

For God hath not given us a spirit of fearfulness, but of vigor, and of love, and of prudence.

Youngs Literal Translation

for God did not give us a spirit of fear, but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

us
ἡμῖν 
hemin 
us, we, our, for us
Usage: 160

the spirit
πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

of fear
δειλία 
Deilia 
Usage: 1

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but, yea, yet, nevertheless, howbeit, nay, therefore, save, not tr,
Usage: 461

of power
δύναμις 
Dunamis 
Usage: 95

and



and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

of love
G26
ἀγάπη 
Agape 
Usage: 105

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Timothy 1:7

References

Images 2 Timothy 1:7

Context Readings

Paul's Advice For Timothy

6 For this reason, I am reminding you to fan into flames the gift of God that is within you through the laying on of my hands. 7 For God did not give us a spirit of timidity but one of power, love, and self-discipline. 8 Therefore, never be ashamed of the testimony about our Lord or of me, his prisoner. Instead, by God's power, join me in suffering for the sake of the gospel.



Cross References

Romans 8:15

For you have not received a spirit of slavery that leads you into fear again. Instead, you have received the Spirit of adoption by whom we cry out, "Abba! Father!"

Acts 1:8

But you'll receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you, and you'll be my witnesses in Jerusalem, in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth."

Galatians 5:22

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,

Zechariah 4:6

Then he replied to me, "This is this message from the LORD to Zerubbabel: "Not by valor nor by strength, but only by my Spirit,' says the LORD of the Heavenly Armies.

Luke 24:49

I am sending to you what my Father promised, so stay here in the city until you have been clothed with power from on high."

1 John 4:18

There is no fear where love exists. Rather, perfect love banishes fear, for fear involves punishment, and the person who lives in fear has not been perfected in love.

Proverbs 2:7

He stores up sound wisdom for the upright and is a shield to those who walk in integrity

Micah 3:8

"As for me, I am truly filled with power by the Spirit of the LORD, filled with judgment and power to announce to Jacob his transgression, and to Israel his sin.

Luke 8:35

So the people went out to see what had happened. When they came to Jesus and found the man from whom the demons had gone out sitting at Jesus' feet, dressed and in his right mind, they were frightened.

John 14:27

I'm leaving you at peace. I'm giving you my own peace. I'm not giving it to you as the world gives. So don't let your hearts be troubled, and don't be afraid.

Psalm 119:80

May my heart be blameless with respect to your statutes so that I may not become ashamed. Kaf

Proverbs 8:14

Counsel belongs to me, along with sound judgment. I am understanding. Power belongs to me.

Luke 10:19

Look! I have given you the authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to destroy all the enemy's power, and nothing will ever hurt you.

Acts 6:8

Now Stephen, full of grace and power, was performing great wonders and signs among the people.

Acts 9:22

But Saul grew more and more persuasive, and continued to confound the Jews who lived in Damascus by proving that this man was the Messiah.

Acts 10:38

God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power, and because God was with him, he went around doing good and healing everyone who was oppressed by the devil.

Acts 20:24

But I don't place any value on my life, if only I can finish my race and the ministry that I received from the Lord Jesus of testifying to the gospel of God's grace.

Acts 21:13

At this Paul replied, "What do you mean by crying and breaking my heart? I'm ready not only to be tied up in Jerusalem but even to die for the name of the Lord Jesus!"

Acts 26:11

I would even punish them frequently in every synagogue and try to make them blaspheme. Raging furiously against them, I would hunt them down even in distant cities.

Acts 26:25

But Paul said, "I'm not out of my mind, Your Excellency Festus. I'm reporting what is absolutely true.

Romans 5:5

Now this hope does not disappoint us, because God's love has been poured out into our hearts by the Holy Spirit, who has been given to us.

1 Corinthians 2:4

My message and my preaching were not accompanied by clever, wise words, but by a display of the Spirit's power,

2 Corinthians 5:13-14

So if we were crazy, it was for God; if we are sane, it is for you.

Colossians 1:8

He has told us about your love in the Spirit.

Hebrews 2:15

and might free those who were slaves all their lives because they were terrified by death.

1 Peter 1:22

Now that you have obeyed the truth and have purified your souls to love your brothers sincerely, you must love one another intensely and with a pure heart.

Luke 15:17

"Then he came to his senses and said, "How many of my father's hired men have more food than they can eat, and here I am starving to death!

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