Parallel Verses

Amplified

The things [the doctrine, the precepts, the admonitions, the sum of my ministry] which you have heard me teach in the presence of many witnesses, entrust [as a treasure] to reliable and faithful men who will also be capable and qualified to teach others.

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.

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

References

Fausets

Watsons

Images 2 Timothy 2:2

Prayers for 2 Timothy 2:2

Context Readings

Exhortation To Be Strong In Grace

1 So you, my son, be strong [constantly strengthened] and empowered in the grace that is [to be found only] in Christ Jesus. 2 The things [the doctrine, the precepts, the admonitions, the sum of my ministry] which you have heard me teach in the presence of many witnesses, entrust [as a treasure] to reliable and faithful men who will also be capable and qualified to teach others. 3 Take with me your share of hardship [passing through the difficulties which you are called to endure], like a good soldier of Christ Jesus.


Cross References

1 Timothy 1:18

This command I entrust to you, Timothy, my son, in accordance with the prophecies previously made concerning you, so that [inspired and aided] by them you may fight the good fight [in contending with false teachers],

1 Timothy 6:12

Fight the good fight of the faith [in the conflict with evil]; take hold of the eternal life to which you were called, and [for which] you made the good confession [of faith] in the presence of many witnesses.

1 Timothy 1:12

I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has granted me [the needed] strength and made me able for this, because He considered me faithful and trustworthy, putting me into service [for this ministry],

Numbers 12:7


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

1 Samuel 2:35

But I will raise up for Myself a faithful priest who will do according to what is in My heart and in My soul; and I will build him a permanent and enduring house, and he will walk before My anointed forever.

Ezra 7:10

For Ezra had set his heart (resolved) to study and interpret the Law of the Lord, and to practice it and teach His statutes and ordinances in Israel.

Ezra 7:25

“You, Ezra, are to appoint magistrates and judges in accordance with the wisdom and instruction of your God which is in your hand, so that they may judge all the people who are in the province west of the [Euphrates] River; appoint those who know the laws of your God; and you may teach anyone who does not know them.

Nehemiah 7:2

I put my brother Hanani, with Hananiah the commander of the fortress, in charge of Jerusalem, for Hananiah was a more faithful and God-fearing man than many [of the others].

Psalm 101:6


My eyes will be on the faithful (honorable) of the land, that they may dwell with me;
He who walks blamelessly is the one who will minister to and serve me.

Proverbs 13:17


A wicked messenger falls into hardship,
But a faithful ambassador brings healing.

Jeremiah 23:28

The prophet who has a dream may 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 lips of the priest should guard and preserve knowledge [of My law], and the people should seek instruction from his mouth; for he is the messenger of the Lord of hosts.

Matthew 13:52

He said to them, “Therefore every scribe who has become a disciple of the kingdom of heaven is like the head of a household, who brings out of his treasure things that are new and fresh and things that are old and familiar.”

Matthew 24:25

Listen carefully, I have told you in advance.

Luke 12:42

The Lord said, “Who then is the faithful and wise steward [of the estate], whom his master will put in charge over his household, to give his servants their portion of food at the proper time?

Luke 16:10-12

“He who is faithful in a very little thing is also faithful in much; and he who is dishonest in a very little thing is also dishonest in much.

1 Corinthians 4:2

In this case, moreover, it is required [as essential and demanded] of stewards that one be found faithful and trustworthy.

Colossians 1:7

You learned it from [our representative] Epaphras, our beloved fellow bond-servant, who is a faithful minister of Christ on our behalf

1 Timothy 3:2-9

Now an overseer must be blameless and beyond reproach, the husband of one wife, self-controlled, sensible, respectable, hospitable, able to teach,

1 Timothy 4:6

If you point out these instructions to the brothers and sisters, you will be a good servant of Christ Jesus, constantly nourished [through study] on the words of the faith and of the good [Christian] doctrine which you have closely followed.

1 Timothy 4:14

Do not neglect the spiritual gift within you, [that special endowment] which was intentionally bestowed on you [by the Holy Spirit] through prophetic utterance when the elders laid their hands on you [at your ordination].

1 Timothy 5:22

Do not hurry to lay hands on anyone [ordaining and approving someone for ministry or an office in the church, or in reinstating expelled offenders], and thereby share in the sins of others; keep yourself free from sin.

2 Timothy 1:13-14

Keep and follow the pattern of sound teaching (doctrine) which you have heard from me, in the faith and love which are in Christ Jesus.

2 Timothy 2:24-25

The servant of the Lord must not participate in quarrels, but must be kind to everyone [even-tempered, preserving peace, and he must be], skilled in teaching, patient and tolerant when wronged.

2 Timothy 3:10

Now you have diligently followed [my example, that is] my teaching, conduct, purpose, faith, patience, love, steadfastness,

2 Timothy 3:14

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

Titus 1:5-9

For this reason I left you behind in Crete, so that you would set right what remains unfinished, and appoint elders in every city as I directed you,

Hebrews 2:17

Therefore, it was essential that He had to be made like His brothers (mankind) in every respect, so that He might [by experience] become a merciful and faithful High Priest in things related to God, to make atonement (propitiation) for the people’s sins [thereby wiping away the sin, satisfying divine justice, and providing a way of reconciliation between God and mankind].

Hebrews 3:2-3

He was faithful to Him who appointed Him [Apostle and High Priest], as Moses also was faithful in all God’s house.

Revelation 2:10-13

Fear nothing that you are about to suffer. Be aware that the devil is about to throw some of you into prison, that you may be tested [in your faith], and for ten days you will have tribulation. Be faithful to the point of death [if you must die for your faith], and I will give you the crown [consisting] of life.

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