Biblical Commentary

  • 1 Timothy 1:12-17

    Paul thanks God for his mercy in counting Paul as faithful in spite of his previous role as blasphemer and persecutor of the church.

  • 1 Timothy 2:1-7

    Paul encourages prayers for all men: Kings and others in high places, "that we may lead a tranquil and quiet life in all godliness and reverence."

  • 1 Timothy 6:6-19

    Paul commends contentment with what we have. "Those who are determined to be rich fall into a temptation and a snare and many foolish and harmful lusts, such as drown men in ruin and destruction."