- Yet for this reason I found mercy, so that in me as the foremost, Jesus Christ might demonstrate His perfect patience as an example for those who would believe in Him for eternal life.
- Now to the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory forever and ever. Amen.
- This command I entrust to you, Timothy, my son, in accordance with the prophecies previously made concerning you, that by them you fight the good fight,
- keeping faith and a good conscience, which some have rejected and suffered shipwreck in regard to their faith.
- Among these are Hymenaeus and Alexander, whom I have handed over to Satan, so that they will be taught not to blaspheme.