2 Timothy 1:7 (NRSV) God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power and of love and of self-discipline. EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: While verses 1:1-2 identify Paul as the author and Timothy as the recipient, a number of scholars think that this letter was written later by a disciple of Paul, using notes compiled by Paul—which would have been an acceptable practice in that time and place. 2 Timothy 1 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by the leading authority in the Church of Christ, presents a verse level look at the Bible. 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by God’s will, for the promise of life in Christ Jesus: 2 To Timothy, my dearly loved son. 2 Now a bishop must be above reproach, married only once, temperate, sensible, respectable, hospitable, an apt teacher, 3 not a drunkard, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, and not a lover of money. 1Timothy 2:1-7. 2 Timothy 1 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) Greeting. 2 Timothy 2:1-7. Version 2.4 introduces a new feature: dark mode.Setting dark mode changes the colour scheme, so the background colour is dark – nearly black – and the text is pale. Jump to: Bible Study Tools • Parallel Bible Verse • Bible Contextual Overview • Bible Verse Review • Bible Cross-References • Gill's Bible Notes • Clarke's Bible Notes • Barnes' Bible Notes 1 Paul, an apostle of [] Jesus Christ by the will of God, according to the promise of life which is in Christ Jesus, 2 To Timothy, a beloved son: Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord. A Good Soldier of Christ Jesus. 1 The saying is sure: # 3.1 Some interpreters place these words at the end of the previous paragraph. 2 Timothy 1:7 for God did not give us a spirit of timidity but a spirit of power and love and self-control. 1 Timothy 2:1-7 NRSV. 2 Timothy 1:7 Christian Standard Bible (CSB). Change Language 7 For God did not give us a spirit of timidity or cowardice or fear, but [He has given us a spirit] of power and of love and of sound judgment and personal discipline [abilities that result in a calm, well-balanced mind and self-control]. 265 420 420 420. for God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power and of love and of self-discipline. 1 Timothy 2:1-8. for God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power and of love and of self-discipline. 2 Timothy 3:1-7 King James Version (KJV). 1 Timothy 3:1–7 3 The saying is sure: whoever aspires to the office of bishop desires a noble task. 3 I urge you, as I did when I was on my way to Macedonia, to remain in Ephesus so that you may instruct certain people not to teach any different doctrine, 4 and not to occupy themselves with myths and endless genealogies that promote speculations rather than the divine training # 1.4 Or plan that is known by faith. 1 Timothy 2:1–7 Instructions concerning Prayer 2 First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for everyone, 2 for kings and all who are in high positions, so that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and dignity. … 2 First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for everyone, 2 for kings and all who are in high positions, so that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and dignity. Instructions concerning Prayer. 2 For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, 3 Without natural affection, trucebreakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, despisers of those that are good, This setting is useful for using the oremus Bible Browser in a dark setting, for example … "Paul comes across as one modeling how to die. September 18th, 2020. 2 First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings should be made for everyone, 2 for kings and all who are in high positions, so that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and dignity. First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for everyone, for kings and all who are in high positions, so that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and dignity. 2 Timothy 1:7 NRSV. 2 And the things which you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, these entrust to faithful men, who will be able to teach others also. He does this by giving instructions about how to live confidently and in ways that instill in others confidence in God's promises." 1Timothy 2:1-7. 2 Timothy 1:7 NRSV Sep 11, 2017. for God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power and of love and of self-discipline. Dark Mode. for God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power and of love and of self-discipline. Commentary, 2 Timothy 1:1-14, Matt Skinner, at WorkingPreacher.org, Luther Seminary, 2013. 2 Timothy 1:7 for God did not give us a spirit of timidity but a spirit of power and love and self-control. NASB (UPDATED) TEXT: 2:1-7 1 You therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. For God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power and of love and of self-discipline. Recent. 3 Share in suffering like a good soldier of Christ Jesus. Timothy’s Faith and Heritage. Other ancient authorities read The saying is commonly accepted whoever aspires to the office of bishop # 3.1 Or overseer desires a noble task. 4 Recalling your tears, I long to see you so that I may be filled with joy. 2 Timothy 2:1-7 (NRSV) A Good Soldier of Christ Jesus 2 You then, my child, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus; 2 and what you have heard from me through many witnesses entrust to faithful people who will be able to teach others as well. Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.. Thanksgiving. 7 For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but one of power, [] love, and sound judgment. Paul's closeness to and admiration of Timothy are seen in Paul's naming him as the co-sender of six of his letters (2 Corinthians, Philippians, Colossians, 1,2 Thessalonians and Philemon) and in his speaking highly of him to the Philippians (Php 2:19-22). « 2 Timothy 1:6 | 2 Timothy 1:8 » | Compare: NIV, KJV, NLT, NKJV, NRSV, ESV | Cross references home 2 Timothy 1:7 for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control. 5 I am reminded of your sincere faith, a faith that lived first in your grandmother Lois and your mother Eunice and now, I am sure, lives in you. April 26th, 2020. 2 First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for everyone, 2 for kings and all who are in high positions, so that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and dignity. Instructions concerning Prayer - First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for everyone, for kings and all who are in high positions, so that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and dignity. Galatians 3:29 NRSV. 4 No one serving in the army gets International Standard Version For God did not give us a spirit of timidity but one of power, love, and self-discipline. 2 Timothy 1 New King James Version (NKJV) Greeting. 3 I am grateful to God—whom I worship with a clear conscience, as my ancestors did—when I remember you constantly in my prayers night and day. Read verse in Revised Standard Version 1 Timothy 2:1-7. 2 You then, my child, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus; 2 and what you have heard from me through many witnesses entrust to faithful people who will be able to teach others as well. Read verse in New Revised Standard 3 I am grateful to God—whom I worship with a clear conscience, as my ancestors did—when I remember you constantly in my prayers night and day. Version. Do not be ashamed, then, of the testimony about our Lord or of me his prisoner, but join with me in suffering for the gospel, relying on the power of God, who saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works but according to his own purpose and grace. 2 Timothy 1:7. NRSV: New Revised Standard Version . 1 Timothy 2:1-7. 7 You see, God did not give us a cowardly spirit but a powerful, loving, and disciplined spirit. 2 Timothy 1:7 NRSV. 2 Timothy 1:7 Amplified Bible (AMP). Bible Language English. 2 Timothy 1:7 NRSV. 2 Timothy 1:7 The Voice (VOICE). Cancel. Eastertide, Day 9: 2 Timothy 1:7 (NRSV) "...for God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power and of love and of self-discipline." 3 Share in suffering like a good soldier of Christ Jesus. 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, for the sake of the promise of life that is in Christ Jesus, / 2 To Timothy, my beloved child: Grace, mercy, and peace from 3 This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come. 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