Parallel Verses

Amplified

Take with me your share of hardship [passing through the difficulties which you are called to endure], like a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

New American Standard Bible

Suffer hardship with me, as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

King James Version

Thou therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

Holman Bible

Share in suffering as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

International Standard Version

Join me in suffering like a good soldier of the Messiah Jesus.

A Conservative Version

Thou therefore endure hardship as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

American Standard Version

Suffer hardship with me , as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

An Understandable Version

[Be willing to] suffer hardship with me like a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

Anderson New Testament

Do you, there fore, suffer evil, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

Bible in Basic English

Be ready to do without the comforts of life, as one of the army of Christ Jesus.

Common New Testament

Share in hardship as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

Daniel Mace New Testament

bravely endure hardships, like a soldier of Jesus Christ.

Darby Translation

Take thy share in suffering as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

Godbey New Testament

Suffer affliction, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

Goodspeed New Testament

Share my hardships like a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

John Wesley New Testament

Thou therefore endure affliction, is a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou therefore suffer ill treatment, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

King James 2000

You therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Suffer together with [me] as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou therefore suffer affliction as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

Moffatt New Testament

Join the ranks of those who bear suffering, like a loyal soldier of Christ Jesus.

Montgomery New Testament

Take your share in suffering as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

NET Bible

Take your share of suffering as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

New Heart English Bible

You therefore must share in hardship, as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

Noyes New Testament

Endure hardship with me as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

Sawyer New Testament

Endure evil as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

The Emphasized Bible

Take thy part in suffering hardship, as a brave soldier of Christ Jesus: -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Thou therefore endure hardships, as a brave soldier of Jesus Christ.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Share hardships with me, as a true soldier of Christ Jesus.

Webster

Thou therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

Weymouth New Testament

As a good soldier of Christ Jesus accept your share of suffering.

Williams New Testament

Take your share of hardships like a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

World English Bible

You therefore must endure hardship, as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

Worrell New Testament

Suffer hardship with me, as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

Worsley New Testament

Do thou therefore endure hardship, as becomes a good soldier of Jesus Christ.

Youngs Literal Translation

thou, therefore, suffer evil as a good soldier of Jesus Christ;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
σύ 
Su 
thou
Usage: 132

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

κακοπαθέω 
Kakopatheo 
Usage: 4

as
ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

a good
καλός 
Kalos 
Usage: 62

στρατιώτης 
Stratiotes 
Usage: 26

of Jesus
Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Timothy 2:3

References

Fausets

Hastings

Images 2 Timothy 2:3

Prayers for 2 Timothy 2:3

Context Readings

Exhortation To Be Strong In Grace

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. 4 No soldier in active service gets entangled in the [ordinary business] affairs of civilian life; [he avoids them] so that he may please the one who enlisted him to serve.


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],

2 Timothy 1:8

So do not be ashamed to testify about our Lord or about me His prisoner, but with me take your share of suffering for the gospel [continue to preach regardless of the circumstances], in accordance with the power of God [for His power is invincible],

2 Timothy 4:5

But as for you, be clear-headed in every situation [stay calm and cool and steady], endure every hardship [without flinching], do the work of an evangelist, fulfill [the duties of] your ministry.

James 1:12

Blessed [happy, spiritually prosperous, favored by God] is the man who is steadfast under trial and perseveres when tempted; for when he has passed the test and been approved, he will receive the [victor’s] crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him.

1 Corinthians 13:7

Love bears all things [regardless of what comes], believes all things [looking for the best in each one], hopes all things [remaining steadfast during difficult times], endures all things [without weakening].

2 Corinthians 1:6

But if we are troubled and distressed, it is for your comfort and salvation; or if we are comforted and encouraged, it is for your comfort, which works [in you] when you patiently endure the same sufferings which we experience.

2 Corinthians 10:3-5

For though we walk in the flesh [as mortal men], we are not carrying on our [spiritual] warfare according to the flesh and using the weapons of man.

Ephesians 6:11-18

Put on the full armor of God [for His precepts are like the splendid armor of a heavily-armed soldier], so that you may be able to [successfully] stand up against all the schemes and the strategies and the deceits of the devil.

2 Timothy 2:10

For this reason I [am ready to] patiently endure all things for the sake of those who are the elect (God’s chosen ones), so that they too may obtain the salvation which is in Christ Jesus and with it the reward of eternal glory.

2 Timothy 3:11

persecutions, and sufferings—such as happened to me at Antioch, at Iconium, and at Lystra; what persecutions I endured, but the Lord rescued me from them all!

Hebrews 6:15

And so, having patiently waited, he realized the promise [in the miraculous birth of Isaac, as a pledge of what was to come from God].

Hebrews 10:32

But remember the earlier days, when, after being [spiritually] enlightened, you [patiently] endured a great conflict of sufferings,

Hebrews 11:27

By faith he left Egypt, being unafraid of the wrath of the king; for he endured [steadfastly], as seeing Him who is unseen.

Hebrews 12:2-3

[looking away from all that will distract us and] focusing our eyes on Jesus, who is the Author and Perfecter of faith [the first incentive for our belief and the One who brings our faith to maturity], who for the joy [of accomplishing the goal] set before Him endured the cross, disregarding the shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God [revealing His deity, His authority, and the completion of His work].

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