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1 Timothy

1:1 Paul, an Ambassador of Jesus the Anointed, according to the divine command of God our Savior and Master Jesus the Anointed, our hope,

παυλος
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Paul
αποστολος
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ambassador
ιησου
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[of]-Jesus
χριστου
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[of]-anointed
κατ᾽
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down
επιταγην
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divine-command
θεου
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[of]-God
σωτηρος
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[of]-savior
ἡμων
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[of]-us
και
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and
κυριου
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[of]-master
ιησου
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[of]-Jesus
χριστου
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[of]-anointed
της
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[of]-the
ελπιδος
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[of]-hope
ἡμων
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[of]-us

1:2 To Timothy, a genuine member of the faith:Favor, compassion, and peace from God the Father and Anointed Jesus our master.

τιμοθεω
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[to]-Timothy
γνησιω
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[to]-legitimate
τεκνω
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[to]-child
εν
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in
πιστει
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[to]-trust
χαρις
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favor
ελεος
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compassion
ειρηνη
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peace
απο
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from
θεου
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[of]-God
πατρος
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[of]-father
και
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and
χριστου
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[of]-anointed
ιησου
G2424
[of]-Jesus
του
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[of]-the
κυριου
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[of]-master
ἡμων
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[of]-us

1:3 Just as I encouraged you when we were going into Macedonia, stay in Ephesus in order to direct some of them not to spread contrary teachings,

καθως
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according-to
παρεκαλεσα
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I-advocated
σε
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you
προσμειναι
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to-remain
εν
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in
εφεσω
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[to]-Ephesus
πορευομενος
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going
εις
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into
μακεδονιαν
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Macedonia
ἱνα
G2443
that
παραγγειλης
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you-should-direct
τισιν
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[to]-some
μη
G3361
not
ἑτεροδιδασκαλειν
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to-teach-differently

1:4 and to stop being obsessed with made-up stories and never-ending genealogies. These lead to uncertainty instead of trust in the orderly planning of God.

μηδε
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no-longer
προσεχειν
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to-concentrate-on
μυθοις
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[to]-fictions
και
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and
γενεαλογιαις
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[to]-genealogies
απεραντοις
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[to]-countless
αἱτινες
G3748
which-some
εκζητησεις
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speculations
παρεχουσιν
G3930
they-are-leading-to
μαλλον
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rather
η
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or-else
οικονομιαν
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orderly-planning
θεου
G2316
[of]-God
την
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the
εν
G1722
in
πιστει
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[to]-trust

1:5 The intended outcome of this directive is love from a clean heart, a good conscience, and a faith that isn’t pedantic.

το
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the
δε
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yet
τελος
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final-goal
της
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[of]-the
παραγγελιας
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[of]-direction
εστιν
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is
αγαπη
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love
εκ
G1537
out
καθαρας
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[of]-clean
καρδιας
G2588
[of]-heart
και
G2532
and
συνειδησεως
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[of]-conscience
αγαθης
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[of]-good
και
G2532
and
πιστεως
G4102
[of]-trust
ανυποκριτου
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[of]-non-pedantic

1:6 Some have gone off-course from this into empty rhetoric,

ὡν
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[of]-whom
τινες
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some
αστοχησαντες
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missing-the-mark
εξετραπησαν
G1624
they-were-diverted
εις
G1519
into
ματαιολογιαν
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empty-rhetoric

1:7 determined to be respected teachers of the law but having no idea what they’re talking about and so strongly asserting.

θελοντες
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choosing
ειναι
G1511
to-be
νομοδιδασκαλοι
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law-teachers
μη
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not
νοουντες
G3539
understanding
μητε
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neither

G3739
which
λεγουσιν
G3004
they-are-relating
μητε
G3383
neither
περι
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about
τινων
G5100
[of]-any
διαβεβαιουνται
G1226
they-strongly-assert

1:8 Now of course the law is fine if it’s handled properly.

οιδαμεν
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we-have-seen
δε
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yet
ὁτι
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since
καλος
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beautiful

G3588
the
νομος
G3551
law
εαν
G1437
if-ever
τις
G5101
who
αυτω
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[to]-[him/her/it]
νομιμως
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legally
χρηται
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may-use

1:9 But we need to keep in mind that it isn’t laid down for decent people but for the lawless and rebellious, the irreverent and errant, those who malign and profane, who would murder even their own parents,

ειδως
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having-seen
τουτο
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this
ὁτι
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since
δικαιω
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[to]-equitable
νομος
G3551
law
ου
G3756
not
κειται
G5736
is-placed
ανομοις
G459
[to]-lawless
δε
G1161
yet
και
G2532
and
ανυποτακτοις
G506
[to]-insubordinate
ασεβεσι
G765
[to]-irreverent
και
G2532
and
ἁμαρτωλοις
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[to]-errant
ανοσιοις
G462
[to]-improper
και
G2532
and
βεβηλοις
G952
[to]-profane
πατρολωαις
G3964
[to]-father-killers
και
G2532
and
μητρολωαις
G3389
[to]-mother-killers
ανδροφονοις
G409
[to]-murderers

1:10 the promiscuous, homosexuals, kidnappers, liars, perjurers, and anything else that is against wholesome teaching.

πορνοις
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[to]-promiscuous-ones
αρσενοκοιταις
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[to]-homosexuals
ανδραποδισταις
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[to]-kidnappers
ψευσταις
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[to]-liars
επιορκοις
G1965
[to]-perjurers
και
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and
ει.
G1487
if
τι
G5101
what
ἑτερον
G2087
different
τη
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[to]-the
ὑγιαινουση
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[to]-health-continuing
διδασκαλια
G1319
[to]-instruction
αντικειται
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is-opposed

1:11 This is in keeping with the Gospel of the majestic and blessed God, with which I was entrusted.

κατα
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down
το
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the
ευαγγελιον
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good-news
της
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[of]-the
δοξης
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[of]-honor
του
G3588
[of]-the
μακαριου
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[of]-blessed
θεου
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[of]-God

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the
επιστευθην
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I-was-entrusted
εγω
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I

1:12 I am grateful to the one empowering me— our Master Jesus the Anointed— for considering me trustworthy enough to be placed into his service.

χαριν
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favor
εχω
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I-have
τω
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[to]-the
ενδυναμωσαντι
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one-empowering
με
G3165
me
χριστω
G5547
[to]-anointed
ιησου
G2424
[of]-Jesus
τω
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[to]-the
κυριω
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master
ἡμων
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[of]-us
ὁτι
G3754
since
πιστον
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trustworthy
με
G3165
me
ἡγησατο
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considered
θεμενος
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being-placed
εις
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into
διακονιαν
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service

1:13 I used to be irreverent; I persecuted and was arrogant. But I was shown mercy because I acted in ignorance and unbelief.

το
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the
προτερον
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at-the-first
οντα
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being
βλασφημον
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irreverent
και
G2532
and
διωκτην
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persecutor
και
G2532
and
ὑβριστην
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arrogant-one
αλλα
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but
ηλεηθην
G1656
I-was-pitied
ὁτι
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since
αγνοων
G50
being-mistaken
εποιησα
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I-did
εν
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in
απιστια
G570
[to]-distrust

1:14 Yet the favor of our Master abounded with the faith and love that are in Anointed Jesus.

ὑπερεπλεονασεν
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over-abounded
δε
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yet

G3588
the
χαρις
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favor
του
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[of]-the
κυριου
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[of]-master
ἡμων
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[of]-us
μετα
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with
πιστεως
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[of]-trust
και
G2532
and
αγαπης
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[of]-love
της
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[of]-the
εν
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in
χριστω
G5547
[to]-anointed
ιησου
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[of]-Jesus

1:15 This saying is trustworthy and acceptable in every way: Jesus came into the world to save the errant— of which I am the supreme example.

πιστος
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trustworthy

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the
λογος
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saying
και
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and
πασης
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[of]-every
αποδοχης
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[of]-acceptance
αξιος
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worthy
ὁτι
G3754
since
χριστος
G5547
anointed
ιησους
G2424
Jesus
ηλθεν
G2064
came
εις
G1519
into
τον
G3588
the
κοσμον
G2889
arrangement
ἁμαρτωλους
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errant
σωσαι
G4982
to-save
ὡν
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[of]-whom
πρωτος
G4413
first
ειμι
G1510
I-am
εγω
G1473
I

1:16 But I was shown mercy so that in me, the supreme example, Jesus the Anointed could demonstrate his limitless patience, as a prototype of those who would put their trust in him for eternal life.

αλλα
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but
δια
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through
τουτο
G5124
this
ηλεηθην
G1656
I-was-pitied
ἱνα
G2443
that
εν
G1722
in
εμοι
G1698
[to]-me
πρωτω
G4413
[to]-first
ενδειξηται
G1731
should-cause
ιησους
G2424
Jesus
χριστος
G5547
anointed
την
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the
ἁπασαν
G537
absolutely-all
μακροθυμιαν
G3115
great-patience
προς
G4314
toward
ὑποτυπωσιν
G5296
pattern
των
G3588
[of]-the
μελλοντων
G3195
[of]-intending
πιστευειν
G4100
to-trust
επ᾽
G1909
on
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]
εις
G1519
into
ζωην
G2222
life
αιωνιον
G166
age-long

1:17 So to the King of the Ages, the immortal, invisible, and only God, let there be the greatest honor for ever and ever; absolutely!

τω
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[to]-the
δε
G1161
yet
βασιλει
G935
[to]-king
των
G3588
[of]-the
αιωνων
G165
[of]-ages
αφθαρτω
G862
[to]-immortal
αορατω
G517
[to]-invisible
μονω
G3441
[to]-sole
θεω
G2316
[to]-God
τιμη
G5092
worth
και
G2532
and
δοξα
G1391
honor
εις
G1519
into
τους
G3588
the
αιωνας
G165
ages
των
G3588
[of]-the
αιωνων
G165
[of]-ages
αμην
G281
truly

1:18 Timothy, my child, here is the charge I lay before you: In accordance with the prior prophecies pronounced over you, be a good soldier in this war.

ταυτην
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this
την
G3588
the
παραγγελιαν
G3852
charge
παρατιθεμαι
G5731
I-place-beside
σοι
G4671
[to]-you
τεκνον
G5043
child
τιμοθεε
G5095
[oh]-Timothy
κατα
G2596
down
τας
G3588
those
προαγουσας
G5723
preceding
επι
G1909
on
σε
G4571
you
προφητειας
G4394
prophecies
ἱνα
G2443
that
στρατευη
G4754
you-may-war
εν
G1722
in
αυταις
G846
[to]-selves
την
G3588
the
καλην
G2570
beautiful
στρατειαν
G4752
war

1:19 Do this with faithfulness and a clean conscience— from which some have shoved off and shipwrecked, as far as the faith is concerned.

εχων
G2192
having
πιστιν
G4102
trust
και
G2532
and
αγαθην
G18
good
συνειδησιν
G4893
conscience
ἡν
G3739
which
τινες
G5100
some
απωσαμενοι
G683
pushing-away
περι
G4012
about
την
G3588
the
πιστιν
G4102
trust
εναυαγησαν
G3489
they-shipwrecked

1:20 Two such people are Hymeneus and Alexander, whom I handed over to the Adversary to be schooled not to slander.

ὡν
G3739
[of]-whom
εστιν
G2076
is
ὑμεναιος
G5211
Hymeneus
και
G2532
and
αλεξανδρος
G223
Alexander
οὑς
G3739
those-whom
παρεδωκα
G3860
I-handed-over
τω
G3588
[to]-the
σατανα
G4567
adversary
ἱνα
G2443
that
παιδευθωσιν
G3811
they-may-be-educated
μη
G3361
not
βλασφημειν
G987
to-slander