Be prepared, whether the time is favorable or not. 4 I solemnly urge you in the presence of God and Christ Jesus, who will someday judge the living and the dead when he comes to set up his Kingdom: 2 Preach the word of God. 2 Timothy 4. 3 For a time is coming when people will no longer listen to sound and wholesome teaching. And the prize is not just for me but for all who eagerly look forward to his appearing. They will follow their own desires and will look for teachers who will tell them whatever their itching ears want to hear. And he rescued me from certain death. Don’t be afraid of suffering for the Lord. 15 Be careful of him, for he fought against everything we said. As for me, my life has already been poured out as an offering to God. Eubulus sends you greetings, and so do Pudens, Linus, Claudia, and all the brothers and sisters.[c]. Cancel {{#items}} {{human}} {{/items}} ← Chapter. 2 Timothy 4:7-8 New Living Translation (NLT) 7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, and I have remained faithful. Patiently correct, rebuke, and encourage your people with good teaching. Be prepared, whether the time is favorable or not. 17 But the Lord stood with me and gave me strength so that I might preach the Good News in its entirety for all the Gentiles to hear. May it not be counted against them. 11 Only Luke is with me. All glory to God forever and ever! The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. Be prepared, whether the time is favorable or not. 6 As for me, my life has already been poured out as an offering to God. To manage your subscription, visit your Bible Gateway account settings. 4 They will reject the truth and chase after myths. Crescens has gone to Galatia, and Titus has gone to Dalmatia. They will follow their own desires and will look for teachers who will tell them whatever their itching ears want to hear. 2 Timothy, my dear son, be strong through the grace that God gives you in Christ Jesus. Cross references. All your content will be saved and you can seamlessly switch devices. Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. 2 Timothy 4:7-8 New Living Translation (NLT) 7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, and I have remained faithful. 19 Give my greetings to Priscilla and Aquila and those living in the household of Onesiphorus. Work at telling others the Good News, and fully carry out the ministry God has given you. And the prize is not just for me but for all who eagerly look forward to his appearing. All rights reserved. It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! 4 I solemnly urge you in the presence of God and Christ Jesus, who will someday judge the living and the dead when he comes to set up his Kingdom: 2 Preach the word of God. 20 Erastus stayed at Corinth, and I left Trophimus sick at Miletus. 22 May the Lord be with your spirit. 5 But you should keep a clear mind in every situation. Three easy steps to start your free trial subscription to Bible Gateway Plus. Erastus stayed at Corinth, and I left Trophimus sick at Miletus. 7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, and I have remained faithful. Begin reading God's Word ad-free with instant access to your new online study library. Create or log in to your Bible Gateway account. Be careful of him, for he fought against everything we said. And now the prize awaits me—the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will give me on the day of his return. You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. Read full chapter. Also bring my books, and especially my papers. New International Version Update. You can cancel anytime during the trial period. Upgrade, and get the most out of your new account. Bring Mark with you when you come, for he will be helpful to me in my ministry. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the NIV Study Bible and the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition - is just a step away! NLT . When you come, be sure to bring the coat I left with Carpus at Troas. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. Patiently correct, rebuke, and encourage your people with good teaching. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. And may his grace be with all of you. 14 Alexander the coppersmith did me much harm, but the Lord will judge him for what he has done. Patiently correct, rebuke, and encourage your people with good teaching. Demas has deserted me because he loves the things of this life and has gone to Thessalonica. Only Luke is with me. Everyone abandoned me. Don’t be afraid of suffering for the Lord. The first time I was brought before the judge, no one came with me. Work at telling others the Good News, and fully carry out the ministry God has given you.