Suffer hardship with me, as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.
This command I entrust to you, Timothy, my son, in accordance with the prophecies previously made concerning you, that by them you fight the good fight,
Therefore do not be ashamed of the testimony of our Lord or of me His prisoner, but join with me in suffering for the gospel according to the power of God,
But you, be sober in all things, endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, fulfill your ministry.
Blessed is a man who perseveres under trial; for once he has been approved, he will receive the crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him.
But if we are afflicted, it is for your comfort and salvation; or if we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which is effective in the patient enduring of the same sufferings which we also suffer;
For though we walk in the flesh, we do not war according to the flesh,
Put on the full armor of God, so that you will be able to stand firm against the schemes of the devil.
For this reason I endure all things for the sake of those who are chosen, so that they also may obtain the salvation which is in Christ Jesus and with it eternal glory.
persecutions, and sufferings, such as happened to me at Antioch, at Iconium and at Lystra; what persecutions I endured, and out of them all the Lord rescued me!
But remember the former days, when, after being enlightened, you endured a great conflict of sufferings,
By faith he left Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the king; for he endured, as seeing Him who is unseen.
fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.