Thematic Bible

2 Timothy 3:1 (show verse)

But of this be assured: in the last days grievous times will set in.

2 Timothy 3:2 (show verse)

For men will be lovers of self, lovers of money, boastful, haughty, profane. They will be disobedient to parents, thankless, irreligious,

2 Timothy 3:3 (show verse)

destitute of natural affection, unforgiving, slanderers. They will have no self-control, but will be brutal, opposed to goodness,

2 Timothy 3:4 (show verse)

treacherous, headstrong, self-important. They will love pleasure instead of loving God,

2 Timothy 3:5 (show verse)

and will keep up a make-believe of piety and yet live in defiance of its power. Turn away from people of this sort.

2 Timothy 3:6 (show verse)

Among them are included the men who make their way into private houses and carry off weak women as their prisoners--women who, weighed down by the burden of their sins, are led by ever-changing caprice,

2 Timothy 3:7 (show verse)

and are always learning something new, and yet are never able to arrive at real knowledge of the truth.

2 Timothy 3:8 (show verse)

And just as Jannes and Jambres withstood Moses, so also these false teachers withstand the truth--being, as they are, men of debased intellects, and of no real worth so far as faith is concerned.

2 Timothy 3:9 (show verse)

But they will have no further success; for their folly will be as clearly manifest to all men, as that of the opponents of Moses came to be.

2 Timothy 3:10 (show verse)

But you have intimately known my teaching, life, aims, faith, patience, love, resignation,

2 Timothy 3:11 (show verse)

and the persecutions and sufferings which I have endured; the things which happened to me in Antioch, Iconium and Lystra. You know the persecutions I endured, and how the Lord delivered me out of them all.

2 Timothy 3:12 (show verse)

And indeed every one who is determined to live a godly life as a follower of Christ Jesus will be persecuted.

2 Timothy 3:13 (show verse)

But bad men and impostors will go on from bad to worse, misleading and being misled.

2 Timothy 3:14 (show verse)

But you must cling to the things which you have learnt and have been taught to believe, knowing who your teachers were,

2 Timothy 3:15 (show verse)

and that from infancy you have known the sacred writings which are able to make you wise to obtain salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.

2 Timothy 3:16 (show verse)

Every Scripture is inspired by God and is useful for teaching, for convincing, for correction of error, and for instruction in right doing;

2 Timothy 3:17 (show verse)

so that the man of God may himself be complete and may be perfectly equipped for every good work.