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2 Timothy 2:1

    2 Timothy 2:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Thou therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    You therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Thou therefore, my child, be strengthened in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So then, my child, be strong in the grace which is in Christ Jesus.

    Webster's Revision

    Thou therefore, my child, be strengthened in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

    World English Bible

    You therefore, my child, be strengthened in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Thou therefore, my child, be strengthened in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

    Definitions for 2 Timothy 2:1

    Grace - Kindness; favor.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Timothy 2:1

    Be strong in the grace - Though the genuine import of the word grace is favor, yet it often implies an active principle communicated from God; light directing how to act, and power enabling to act according to the light.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Timothy 2:1

    Thou therefore - In view of the fact stated in the previous chapter, that many had turned away from the apostle, and had forsaken the paths of truth.

    Be strong in the grace which is in Christ Jesus; - compare the notes at Ephesians 6:10. The meaning is, Be strong, relying on the grace which the Lord Jesus only can impart.