Parallel Verses

Amplified

And the [instructions] which you have heard from me along with many witnesses, transmit and entrust [as a deposit] to reliable and faithful men who will be competent and qualified to teach others also.

New American Standard Bible

The things which you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, entrust these to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.

King James Version

And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.

Holman Bible

And what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, commit to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.

International Standard Version

What you have heard from me through many witnesses entrust to faithful people who will be able to teach others as well.

A Conservative Version

And what thou have heard from me through many witnesses, these things commit thou to faithful men who will be competent to teach others also.

American Standard Version

And the things which thou hast heard from me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.

An Understandable Version

And the things that you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, you should pass on to trustworthy men who will be able to teach other people also.

Anderson New Testament

and the things which you have heard from me through many witnesses, these do you commit to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.

Bible in Basic English

And the things which I have said to you before a number of witnesses, give to those of the faith, so that they may be teachers of others.

Common New Testament

And the things you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and what you heard me deliver in the presence of many, intrust to such persons of integrity as are qualified to instruct others

Darby Translation

And the things thou hast heard of me in the presence of many witnesses, these entrust to faithful men, such as shall be competent to instruct others also.

Godbey New Testament

and whatsoever things thou hast heard with me through many witnesses, commit thou the same to faithful men, who will be able also to teach others.

Goodspeed New Testament

The things you learned from me before many witnesses you must commit to trustworthy men who will be capable of teaching others.

John Wesley New Testament

And the things which thou hast heard from me before many witnesses, these commit to faithful men, who will be able to teach others also.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.

Julia Smith Translation

And what thou hast heard from me by many witnesses, these things lay by for faithful men, who will be sufficient to teach others also.

King James 2000

And the things that you have heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and [the things] which you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, entrust these [things] to faithful people who will be competent to teach others also.

Modern King James verseion

And the things that you have heard from me among many witnesses, commit the same to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And what things thou hast heard of me, many bearing witness, the same deliver to faithful men, which are apt to teach others.

Moffatt New Testament

and transmit the instructions I gave you in presence of many witnesses to trustworthy men, that they may be competent to teach others.

Montgomery New Testament

The teachings which you have heard from me, attested by many witnesses, deliver into the keeping of faithful men, who in their turn will be able to teach others also.

NET Bible

And entrust what you heard me say in the presence of many others as witnesses to faithful people who will be competent to teach others as well.

New Heart English Bible

The things which you have heard from me among many witnesses, commit the same to faithful men, who will be able to teach others also.

Noyes New Testament

and the things which thou didst hear from me before many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, such as will be able to teach others also.

Sawyer New Testament

and what you heard from me through many witnesses, these things commit to faithful men, who shall be competent to teach others also.

The Emphasized Bible

And, the things which thou hast heard from me among many witnesses, the same, entrust thou unto faithful men, such as shall be, competent, to teach, others also.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And the things which thou hast heard of me before many witnesses, these commit to faithful men, who shall be qualified to teach others also.

Twentieth Century New Testament

and what you learnt from me, in the presence of many listeners, entrust to reliable men, who will be able in their turn to teach others.

Webster

And the things that thou hast heard from me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.

Weymouth New Testament

All that you have been taught by me in the hearing of many witnesses, you must hand on to trusty men who shall themselves, in turn, be competent to instruct others also.

Williams New Testament

The things you learned from me before many witnesses you must commit to trustworthy men who will be competent to teach others too.

World English Bible

The things which you have heard from me among many witnesses, commit the same to faithful men, who will be able to teach others also.

Worrell New Testament

And the things which you heard from me, through many witnesses, these commit to faithful men, who will be competent to teach others also.

Worsley New Testament

and the things which thou hast heard from me, before many witnesses, these commit to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the things that thou didst hear from me through many witnesses, these things be committing to stedfast men, who shall be sufficient also others to teach;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

the things that
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

thou hast heard
ἀκούω 
Akouo 
Usage: 313

of
παρά 
Para 
of, with, from, by ... side, at, than,
Usage: 145

me
ἐμοῦ 
Emou 
me, my, mine
Usage: 36

διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

μάρτυς 
Martus 
Usage: 28

the same
ταῦτα 
Tauta 
Usage: 188

commit thou
παρατίθημι 
Paratithemi 
Usage: 15

πιστός 
Pistos 
Usage: 51

men
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

who
ὅστις ἥτις ὅ6τι 
hostis 
Usage: 112

shall be
ἔσομαι 
Esomai 
shall be, will be, be, shall have, shall come to pass, shall, not tr,
Usage: 83

able to
ἱκανός 
Hikanos 
Usage: 39

διδάσκω 
Didasko 
Usage: 82

ἕτερος 
heteros 
Usage: 76

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Timothy 2:2

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Prayers for 2 Timothy 2:2

Context Readings

Exhortation To Be Strong In Grace

1 So you, my son, be strong (strengthened inwardly) in the grace (spiritual blessing) that is [to be found only] in Christ Jesus. 2 And the [instructions] which you have heard from me along with many witnesses, transmit and entrust [as a deposit] to reliable and faithful men who will be competent and qualified to teach others also. 3 Take [with me] your share of the hardships and suffering [which you are called to endure] as a good (first-class) soldier of Christ Jesus.


Cross References

1 Timothy 1:18

This charge and admonition I commit in trust to you, Timothy, my son, in accordance with prophetic intimations which I formerly received concerning you, so that inspired and aided by them you may wage the good warfare,

1 Timothy 6:12

Fight the good fight of the faith; lay hold of the eternal life to which you were summoned and [for which] you confessed the good confession [of faith] before many witnesses.

1 Timothy 1:12

I give thanks to Him Who has granted me [the needed] strength and made me able [for this], Christ Jesus our Lord, because He has judged and counted me faithful and trustworthy, appointing me to [this stewardship of] the ministry.

Numbers 12:7

But not so with My servant Moses; he is entrusted and faithful in all My house.

1 Samuel 2:35

And I will raise up for Myself a faithful priest (Priest), who shall do according to what is in My heart and mind. And I will build him a sure house, and he shall walk before My anointed (Anointed) forever.

Ezra 7:10

For Ezra had prepared and set his heart to seek the Law of the Lord [to inquire for it and of it, to require and yearn for it], and to do and teach in Israel its statutes and its ordinances.

Ezra 7:25

You, Ezra, after the wisdom of your God, which is [in His instructions] in your hand, set magistrates and judges who may judge all the people [west] of the River; choose those who know the instructions of your God, and teach him who does not know them.

Nehemiah 7:2

I gave my brother Hanani, with Hananiah the ruler of the castle, charge over Jerusalem, for Hananiah was a more faithful and God-fearing man than many.

Psalm 101:6

My eyes shall [look with favor] upon the faithful of the land, that they may dwell with me; he who walks blamelessly, he shall minister to me.

Proverbs 13:17

A wicked messenger falls into evil, but a faithful ambassador brings healing.

Jeremiah 23:28

The prophet who has a dream, let him tell his dream; but he who has My word, let him speak My word faithfully. What has straw in common with wheat [for nourishment]? says the Lord.

Malachi 2:7

For the priest's lips should guard and keep pure the knowledge [of My law], and the people should seek (inquire for and require) instruction at his mouth; for he is the messenger of the Lord of hosts.

Matthew 13:52

He said to them, Therefore every teacher and interpreter of the Sacred Writings who has been instructed about and trained for the kingdom of heaven and has become a disciple is like a householder who brings forth out of his storehouse treasure that is new and [treasure that is] old [the fresh as well as the familiar].

Matthew 24:25

See, I have warned you beforehand.

Luke 12:42

And the Lord said, Who then is that faithful steward, the wise man whom his master will set over those in his household service to supply them their allowance of food at the appointed time?

Luke 16:10-12

He who is faithful in a very little [thing] is faithful also in much, and he who is dishonest and unjust in a very little [thing] is dishonest and unjust also in much.

1 Corinthians 4:2

Moreover, it is [essentially] required of stewards that a man should be found faithful [proving himself worthy of trust].

Colossians 1:7

You so learned it from Epaphras, our beloved fellow servant. He is a faithful minister of Christ in our stead and as our representative and yours.

1 Timothy 3:2-9

Now a bishop (superintendent, overseer) must give no grounds for accusation but must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, circumspect and temperate and self-controlled; [he must be] sensible and well behaved and dignified and lead an orderly (disciplined) life; [he must be] hospitable [showing love for and being a friend to the believers, especially strangers or foreigners, and be] a capable and qualified teacher,

1 Timothy 4:6

If you lay all these instructions before the brethren, you will be a worthy steward and a good minister of Christ Jesus, ever nourishing your own self on the truths of the faith and of the good [Christian] instruction which you have closely followed.

1 Timothy 4:14

Do not neglect the gift which is in you, [that special inward endowment] which was directly imparted to you [by the Holy Spirit] by prophetic utterance when the elders laid their hands upon you [at your ordination].

1 Timothy 5:22

Do not be in a hurry in the laying on of hands [giving the sanction of the church too hastily in reinstating expelled offenders or in ordination in questionable cases], nor share or participate in another man's sins; keep yourself pure.

2 Timothy 1:13-14

Hold fast and follow the pattern of wholesome and sound teaching which you have heard from me, in [all] the faith and love which are [for us] in Christ Jesus.

2 Timothy 2:24-25

And the servant of the Lord must not be quarrelsome (fighting and contending). Instead, he must be kindly to everyone and mild-tempered [preserving the bond of peace]; he must be a skilled and suitable teacher, patient and forbearing and willing to suffer wrong.

2 Timothy 3:10

Now you have closely observed and diligently followed my teaching, conduct, purpose in life, faith, patience, love, steadfastness,

2 Timothy 3:14

But as for you, continue to hold to the things that you have learned and of which you are convinced, knowing from whom you learned [them],

Titus 1:5-9

For this reason I left you [behind] in Crete, that you might set right what was defective and finish what was left undone, and that you might appoint elders and set them over the churches (assemblies) in every city as I directed you.

Hebrews 2:17

So it is evident that it was essential that He be made like His brethren in every respect, in order that He might become a merciful (sympathetic) and faithful High Priest in the things related to God, to make atonement and propitiation for the people's sins.

Hebrews 3:2-3

[See how] faithful He was to Him Who appointed Him [Apostle and High Priest], as Moses was also faithful in the whole house [of God].

Revelation 2:10-13

Fear nothing that you are about to suffer. [Dismiss your dread and your fears!] Behold, the devil is indeed about to throw some of you into prison, that you may be tested and proved and critically appraised, and for ten days you will have affliction. Be loyally faithful unto death [even if you must die for it], and I will give you the crown of life.

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