(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 1 Paul, apostle of Jesus Christ by God's will, according to promise of life, the life which is in Christ Jesus,
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 2 to Timotheus, my beloved child: grace, mercy, peace, from God the Father, and Christ Jesus our Lord.
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 3 I am thankful to God, whom I serve from my forefathers with pure conscience, how unceasingly I have the remembrance of thee in my supplications night and day,
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 4 earnestly desiring to see thee, remembering thy tears, that I may be filled with joy;
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 5 calling to mind the unfeigned faith which has been in thee, which dwelt first in thy grandmother Lois, and in thy mother Eunice, and I am persuaded that in thee also.
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 6 For which cause I put thee in mind to rekindle the gift of God which is in thee by the putting on of my hands.
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 7 For God has not given us a spirit of cowardice, but of power, and of love, and of wise discretion.
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 8 Be not therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, nor of me his prisoner; but suffer evil along with the glad tidings, according to the power of God;
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 9 who has saved us, and has called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given to us in Christ Jesus before the ages of time,
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 10 but has been made manifest now by the appearing of our Saviour Jesus Christ, who has annulled death, and brought to light life and incorruptibility by the glad tidings;
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 11 to which I have been appointed a herald and apostle and teacher of the nations.
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 12 For which cause also I suffer these things; but I am not ashamed; for I know whom I have believed, and am persuaded that he is able to keep for that day the deposit I have entrusted to him.
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 13 Have an outline of sound words, which words thou hast heard of me, in faith and love which are in Christ Jesus.
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 14 Keep, by the Holy Spirit which dwells in us, the good deposit entrusted.
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 15 Thou knowest this, that all who are in Asia, of whom is Phygellus and Hermogenes, have turned away from me.
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 16 The Lord grant mercy to the house of Onesiphorus, for he has often refreshed me, and has not been ashamed of my chain;
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 17 but being in Rome sought me out very diligently, and found me --
(DB) 2 Timothy 1 : 18 the Lord grant to him to find mercy from the Lord in that day and how much service he rendered in Ephesus thou knowest best.