I have no one else like him, who will be genuinely concerned for your welfare.
Now if Timothy comes, see that he is with you with nothing to fear, for he is doing the work of the Lord, just as I am.
This he said, not that he cared for the poor, but because he was a thief; and as he had the money box, he used to take what was put into it.
I appeal to you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be united in the same mind and in the same judgment.
But you know that he has proved his worth, because as a son with his father he has served with me in the work of the gospel.
and also Jesus who is called Justus. These are the only men of the circumcision among my fellow workers for the kingdom of God, and they have proved to be a comfort to me.
to Timothy, my true child in the faith: grace, mercy and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.