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2 Timothy 1:11

    2 Timothy 1:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Whereunto I am appointed a preacher, and an apostle, and a teacher of the Gentiles.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Whereunto I am appointed a preacher, and an apostle, and a teacher of the Gentiles.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    whereunto I was appointed a preacher, and an apostle, and a teacher.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Of which I was made a preacher and an Apostle and a teacher;

    Webster's Revision

    whereunto I was appointed a preacher, and an apostle, and a teacher.

    World English Bible

    For this, I was appointed as a preacher, an apostle, and a teacher of the Gentiles.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    whereunto I was appointed a preacher, and an apostle, and a teacher.

    Definitions for 2 Timothy 1:11

    Apostle - Messenger; one who has been sent.
    Gentiles - A people; nations other than Israel.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Timothy 1:11

    Whereunto I am appointed a preacher - Κηρυξ, a herald. See the notes at Matthew 3:17.

    And an apostle - Sent immediately from God to man.

    A teacher - One whose business it is to instruct men, and particularly the Gentiles, to whom he was especially sent; to proclaim the doctrines of eternal life, the resurrection and final incorruptibility of the human body; and, in a word, the salvation both of the body and soul of man by Christ Jesus.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Timothy 1:11

    Whereunto I am appointed a preacher - That is, I am appointed to make these truths known; see the notes at Ephesians 3:7-8.