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1 Timothy 6:1 (show verse)

All who are under the yoke of slavery should regard their own masters as deserving of the highest respect, so that the name of God and our teaching may not be discredited.

1 Timothy 6:2 (show verse)

Moreover, those who have believing masters should be respectful to them, because they are fellow believers. In fact, they must serve them even better, because those who benefit from their service are believers and dear to them. These are the things you must teach and exhort.

1 Timothy 6:3 (show verse)

If anyone teaches false doctrine and refuses to agree with the sound words of our Lord Jesus, the Messiah, and godly teaching,

1 Timothy 6:4 (show verse)

he is a conceited person and does not understand anything. He has an unhealthy craving for arguments and debates. This produces jealousy, rivalry, slander, evil suspicions,

1 Timothy 6:5 (show verse)

and incessant conflict between people who are depraved in mind and deprived of truth. They think that godliness is a way to make a profit.

1 Timothy 6:6 (show verse)

Of course, godliness with contentment does bring a great profit.

1 Timothy 6:7 (show verse)

Nothing to this world we bring; from it take we nothing.

1 Timothy 6:8 (show verse)

With food to eat and clothes to wear; content we are in everything.

1 Timothy 6:9 (show verse)

But people who want to get rich keep toppling into temptation and are trapped by many stupid and harmful desires that plunge them into destruction and ruin.

1 Timothy 6:10 (show verse)

For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil. Some people, in their eagerness to get rich, have wandered away from the faith and caused themselves a lot of pain.

1 Timothy 6:11 (show verse)

But you, man of God, must flee from all these things. Instead, you must pursue righteousness, godliness, faithfulness, love, endurance, and gentleness.

1 Timothy 6:12 (show verse)

Fight the good fight for the faith. Keep holding on to eternal life, to which you were called and about which you gave a good testimony in front of many witnesses.

1 Timothy 6:13 (show verse)

Since you are in the presence of God, who gives life to everything, and in the presence of the Messiah Jesus, who gave a good testimony before Pontius Pilate, I solemnly charge you

1 Timothy 6:14 (show verse)

to keep these commands stainlessly and blamelessly until the appearance of our Lord Jesus, the Messiah.

1 Timothy 6:15 (show verse)

At the right time, he will make him known. God is the blessed and only Ruler, the King of kings and Lord of lords.

1 Timothy 6:16 (show verse)

He alone has endless life and lives in inaccessible light. No one has ever seen him, nor can anyone see him. Honor and eternal power belong to him! Amen.

1 Timothy 6:17 (show verse)

Tell those who are rich in this age not to be arrogant and not to place their confidence in anything as uncertain as riches. Instead, let them place their confidence in God, who lavishly provides us with everything for our enjoyment.

1 Timothy 6:18 (show verse)

They are to do good, to be rich in good actions, to be generous, and to share.

1 Timothy 6:19 (show verse)

By doing this they store up a treasure for themselves that is a good foundation for the future, so that they can keep their hold on the life that is real.

1 Timothy 6:20 (show verse)

Timothy, guard what has been entrusted to you. Avoid the pointless discussions and contradictions of what is falsely called knowledge.

1 Timothy 6:21 (show verse)

Although some claim to have it, they have abandoned the faith. May grace be with all of you!
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