2 Timothy 3:16-17 - All scripture [is] given by inspiration of God, and [is] profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.. 2 Timothy 4:6-8 - For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica. The apostle was delivered out of the mouth of the lion, that is, of Nero, or some of his judges. People do so when they will not endure that preaching which is searching, plain, and to the purpose. The Lord be with your spirit. The crown of believers is a crown of righteousness, purchased by the righteousness of Christ. May it not be held against them. 2 Timothy 4 is the fourth chapter of the Second Epistle to Timothy in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. print mp3. 1 Corinthians 2:4 – My message and my preaching were not with wise and persuasive words, but with a demonstration of the Spirit’s power. Death to a good man, is his release from the imprisonment of this world, … At my first defense, no one came to my support, but everyone deserted me. Grace be with you all. ; in 2 Timothy 2:14 by the inf. After that, he travelled to other places. 14 Alexander the coppersmith did me much evil: the Lord reward him according to his works: 15 Of whom be thou ware also; for he hath greatly withstood our words. The daily supply that we need to encourage, strengthen and feed that union is grace, the daily grace of our Lord. "And they shall turn away [their] ears from the truth, and shall be turned unto fables." Get Mark and bring him with you, because he is helpful to me in my ministry. 2 Timothy 4. The believer, amidst poverty, pain, sickness, and the agonies of death, may rejoice; but if the duties of a man's place and station are neglected, his evidence of interest in Christ will be darkened, and uncertainty and distress may be expected to cloud and harass his last hours.9-13 The love of this world, is often the cause of turning back from the truths and ways of Jesus Christ. NIV®. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. Tonight we conclude our study of 2 Timothy, our 17th New Testament book study at VBVMI. 2 Timothy 4:10, ESV: "For Demas, in love with this present world, has deserted me and gone to Thessalonica.Crescens has gone to Galatia, Titus to Dalmatia." (, Compiled & Edited by BST & Crosswalk Staff, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Timothy is to do his best to come before winter (21a) 4. 2 Timothy 4 – Paul’s Final Testimony to Timothy A. Paul’s final testimony to Timothy. Paul was guided by Divine inspiration, yet he would have his books. Solemn Charge. 1 I charge thee therefore before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the quick and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom; 2 Preach the word; be instant in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine. * 1 I charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who will judge the living and the dead, and by his appearing and his kingly power: a 2 proclaim the word; be persistent whether it is convenient or inconvenient; convince, reprimand, encourage through all patience and teaching. In the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who will judge the living and the dead, and in view of his … ἐπίστ. Greek: estai gar kairo s ho te t es hu giainous es didaskalia s ouk anexontai (), alla kata tas idias epithumias he autoi s episoreusousin didaskalous knethomenoi ten akoen, I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. A Good Soldier of Christ Jesus. The apostle solemnly charges Timothy to be diligent, though many will not bear sound doctrine. 17 Notwithstanding the Lord stood with me, and strengthened me; that by me the preaching might be fully known, and that all the Gentiles might hear: and I was delivered out of the mouth of the lion. 2 Timothy 4:10 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 2 Timothy 4:10, NIV: "for Demas, because he loved this world, has deserted me and has gone to Thessalonica.Crescens has gone to Galatia, and Titus to Dalmatia." All rights reserved. (2 Timothy 4:22a RSV) That is the foundation of life, the rock upon which all else must be built: the union of our spirit with the Lord's Spirit to make us new persons in Christ. The Lord Jesus Christ be with his spirit 2. Eubulus greets you, and so do Pudens, Linus, Claudia and all the brothers and sisters. In other words, the instruction in 2 Timothy 4:2 is not a command to teach believers, but is a command to proclaim the Gospel and evangelize unbelievers. While on these journeys, hewrote the first letter to Timothy. This chapter contains an intensely personal material, more than any other epistles, in relation to Paul's imminent death, ending with personal comments 2 Timothy 4 - I charge [thee] therefore before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the quick and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom; (14-18) Friendly greetings and his usual blessing. For the time will come when people will not put up with sound doctrine. Grace be with you. The Book of 2 Timothy. And not surprisingly, the context supports this view, since in 2 Timothy 4:5, Paul instructs Timothy to “do the work of an evangelist.” 5 But watch thou in all things, endure afflictions, do the work of an evangelist, make full proof of thy ministry. Death to a good man, is his release from the imprisonment of this world, and his departure to the enjoyments of another world. 2 Timothy 4:2 Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage—with great patience and careful instruction. (19-22)1-5 People will turn away from the truth, they will grow weary of the plain gospel of Christ, they will be greedy of fables, and take pleasure in them. (1-5) Enforces the charge from his own martyrdom, then at hand. So Paul concludes, Grace be with you. Alexander the metalworker did me a great deal of harm. But the Lord stood at my side and gave me strength, so that through me the message might be fully proclaimed and all the Gentiles might hear it. At the end of the book of Acts, the *apostle Paul was still inprison in *Rome. Proud member 4 I charge you therefore before God and the Lord Jesus Christ, who will judge the … Amen. 13 The cloke that I left at Troas with Carpus, when thou comest, bring with thee, and the books, but especially the parchments. To this point, we could summarize Paul’s letter as an in-depth examination of a single problem – a certain weakness in the church at Ephesus. 2 Timothy 4:2 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 2 Timothy 4:2, NIV: "Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage--with great patience and careful instruction." The letter is traditionally attributed to Paul the Apostle, the last one written in Rome before his death, addressed to Timothy. (9-13) He cautions, and complains of such as had deserted him; and expresses his faith as to his own preservation to the heavenly kingdom. Erastus stayed in Corinth, and I left Trophimus sick in Miletus. for Demas, because he loved this world, has deserted me and has gone to Thessalonica. Amen. 2 Timothy - Lesson 4 04.28.2017. The Lord will rescue me from every evil attack and will bring me safely to his heavenly kingdom. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Those who love souls must be ever watchful, must venture and bear all the painful effects of their faithfulness, and take all opportunities of making known the pure gospel.6-8 The blood of the martyrs, though not a sacrifice of atonement, yet was a sacrifice of acknowledgment to the grace of God and his truth. The Lord will repay him for what he has done. 2 Timothy 4:2, ESV: "preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, and exhort, with complete patience and teaching." It is the best prayer we can offer for our friends, that the Lord Jesus Christ may be with their spirits, to sanctify and save them, and at last to receive them to himself. 2 Timothy Chapter 4 More in this series. 2 Timothy 2:4. Only Luke is with me. 22 The Lord Jesus Christ be with thy spirit. 6 For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. ἐπίστηθι: Insta, Be at hand, or Be ready to act. 2 Timothy 4 - In the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who will judge the living and the dead, and in view of his appearing and his kingdom, I give you this charge: God might justly be angry with them, but he prays God to forgive them. It is dangerous having to do with those who would be enemies to such a man as Paul. is followed by ἵνα with the subj. Preach the Word. Philippians 4:6 “Be careful for nothing” Philippians 4:8 “whatsoever things are lovely” Philippians 4:13 “I can do all things” Colossians 3:23 “work as unto the Lord” 2 Timothy 1:7 “For God hath not given us the spirit of fear” Hebrews 11:1 “Now faith is the substance” James 2… Salem Media Group. 2 Timothy 4. 1 I charge thee therefore before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the quick and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom; 2 Preach the word; be instant in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine. Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day—and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for his appearing. 16 At my first answer no man stood with me, but all men forsook me: I pray God that it may not be laid to their charge. Scripture quoted by permission. Amen. They will turn their ears away from the truth and turn aside to myths. Read verse in New International Version Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. In the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who will judge the living and the dead, and in view of his … Eubulus greeteth thee, and Pudens, and Linus, and Claudia, and all the brethren. 4 I charge thee therefore before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the quick and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom; 2 Preach the word; be instant in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all long suffering and doctrine. 21 Do thy diligence to come before winter. For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but after their own lusts shall they … Timothy was then in the city of Ephesus.Timothy was the leader of th… of For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but after their own lusts shall they … The Christians at Rome were forward to meet him, #Ac 28|, but when there seemed to be a danger of suffering with him, then all forsook him. 1. Do your best to get here before winter. For I am already being poured out like a drink offering, and the time for my departure is near. And I was delivered from the lion’s mouth. You too should be on your guard against him, because he strongly opposed our message. 18 And the Lord shall deliver me from every evil work, and will preserve me unto his heavenly kingdom: to whom be glory for ever and ever. CHAPTER 4. (1) A solemn charge to Timothy. When he came out of prison, he went to *Macedonia (1 Timothy1:3). The New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures is published by Jehovah’s Witnesses. Audio. Here the adjuration is more impassioned; hence the abruptness; this is heightened also by the aorists. 11 Only Luke is with me. In the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who will judge the living and the dead, and in view of his appearing and his kingdom, I give you this charge: Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage—with great patience and careful instruction. Instead, to suit their own desires, they will gather around them a great number of teachers to say what their itching ears want to hear. 2 Timothy 4:1-22—Read the Bible online or download free. 2 Timothy 4:2 Context. Crescens has gone to Galatia, and Titus to Dalmatia. 9 Do thy diligence to come shortly unto me: 10 For Demas hath forsaken me, having loved this present world, and is departed unto Thessalonica; Crescens to Galatia, Titus unto Dalmatia. As long as we live, we must still learn. https://www.insight.org/resources/bible/the-pauline-epistles/second-timothy Many who believed as Paul, are now before the throne, giving glory to their Lord: may we be followers of them.Commentary by Matthew Henry, 1710. Who said 'The time of my departure is at hand'. It is an unspeakable honor to be a soldier of Christ — to be enlisted under his banner, to be sworn into his army, to wear his regimentals, to put on his armor, and learn the use of his spiritual weapons, to distinguish his foes from his friends, protecting and honoring the one, and opposing and conquering the other. Let us thank the Divine goodness in having given us so many writings of wise and pious men in all ages; and let us seek that by reading them our profiting may appear to all.14-18 There is as much danger from false brethren, as from open enemies. Commentary on 2 Timothy 4:6-8 (Read 2 Timothy 4:6-8) The blood of the martyrs, though not a sacrifice of atonement, yet was a sacrifice of acknowledgment to the grace of God and his truth. All rights reserved worldwide. 3 For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but after their own lusts shall they heap to themselves teachers, having itching ears; 4 And they shall turn away their ears from the truth, and shall be turned unto fables. The apostles did not neglect human means, in seeking the necessaries of life, or their own instruction. In 2 Timothy 4:2, Paul writes, “Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage—with great patience and careful instruction.” In his final epistle, Paul tells Timothy how to build up the church where he is ministering, and he gives instructions that apply to all pastors and ultimately to all believers. (6-8) Desires him to come speedily. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. 20 Erastus abode at Corinth: but Trophimus have I left at Miletum sick. Footnotes. 2 You then, w my child, x be strengthened by the grace that is in Christ Jesus, 2 and y what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses z entrust to faithful men, 1 a who will be able to teach others also. Greetings from Eubulus, Pudens, Linus, Claudia, and all the brethren ( 21b ) B. BENEDICTION (22) 1. 2 Timothy 2:15 – Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth. “Fables”: This … 2 Timothy 4:19 Greek Prisca, a variant of Priscilla; 2 Timothy 4:21 The Greek word for brothers and sisters (adelphoi) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family. Take Mark, and bring him with thee: for he is profitable to me for the ministry. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. 7 I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: 8 Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing. 2 Timothy 4:3 For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but wanting to have their ears tickled (), they will accumulate for themselves teachers in accordance to their own desires, (NASB: Lockman). 2 Timothy 4 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary by Albert Barnes, a dedicated student of the Bible, continues to be very popular even today. But you, keep your head in all situations, endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, discharge all the duties of your ministry. As a Christian, and a minister, Paul had kept the faith, kept the doctrines of the gospel. 2 Timothy 4 King James Version (KJV). 2 Timothy 4:2. κήρυξον: In 1 Timothy 5:21 διαμαρτ. 2 Timothy 4 4 1 In the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who will judge the living and the dead, and in view of his appearing and his kingdom, I give you this charge: 2 Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage—with great patience and careful instruction. What comfort will it afford, to be able to speak in this manner toward the end of our days! 19 Salute Prisca and Aquila, and the household of Onesiphorus. 2Ti iiTi ii Tim) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools 4. When you come, bring the cloak that I left with Carpus at Troas, and my scrolls, especially the parchments. If the Lord stands by us, he will strengthen us in difficulties and dangers, and his presence will more than supply every one's absence.19-22 We need no more to make us happy, than to have the Lord Jesus Christ with our spirits; for in him all spiritual blessings are summed up. Believers have it not at present, yet it is sure, for it is laid up for them. 1 I charge thee therefore before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the quick and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom; 2 Preach the word; be instant in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine. To him be glory for ever and ever. There are charges that it is the work of an anonymous follower, after Paul's death in the first century AD. 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