2 Timothy 1:12

“For the which cause I also suffer these things: nevertheless I am not ashamed: for I know whom I have believed, and am persuaded that he is able to keep that which I have committed unto him against that day.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For the which cause I also suffer these things; neuerthelesse, I am not ashamed: for I know whom I haue beleeued, and I am perswaded that he is able to keepe that which I haue committed vnto him against that day.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For this reason I also suffer these things, but I am not ashamed; for I know whom I have believed and I am convinced that He is able to guard what I have entrusted to Him until that day.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For which cause I suffer also these things: yet I am not ashamed; for I know him whom I have believed, and I am persuaded that he is able to guard that which I have committed unto him against that day.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And for which I undergo these things: but I have no feeling of shame. For I have knowledge of him in whom I have faith, and I am certain that he is able to keep that which I have given into his care till that day.
- Basic English Bible

For which cause also I suffer these things; but I am not ashamed; for I know whom I have believed, and am persuaded that he is able to keep for that day the deposit I have entrusted to him.
- Darby Bible

For which cause I also suffer these things: nevertheless I am not ashamed: for I know whom I have believed, and am persuaded that he is able to keep that which I have committed to him against that day.
- Webster's Bible

That indeed is the reason why I suffer as I do. But I am not ashamed, for I know in whom my trust reposes, and I am confident that He has it in His power to keep what I have entrusted to Him safe until that day.
- Weymouth Bible

For this cause I also suffer these things. Yet I am not ashamed, for I know him whom I have believed, and I am persuaded that he is able to guard that which I have committed to him against that day.
- World English Bible

For which cause also Y suffre these thingis; but Y am not confoundid. For Y woot to whom Y haue bileuyd, and Y am certeyne that he is miyti for to kepe that is take to my keping in to that dai.
- Wycliffe Bible

for which cause also these things I suffer, but I am not ashamed, for I have known in whom I have believed, and have been persuaded that he is able that which I have committed to him to guard -- to that day.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Timothy 1:12


1:12 That which I have committed to him - My soul. Until that day - Of his final appearing.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Timothy 1:12


2Ti 1:12 For which cause I also suffer these things. Because he was appointed "a preacher, and an apostle, and a teacher of the Gentiles" (2Ti 1:11). Compare Ac 22:21 Eph 3:1. That which I have committed to him against that day. His whole interests, his life, body, soul and spirit. He leaves all in God's hands with perfect confidence.

Discussion for 2 Timothy 1

  • Lindy
    My favorite verse is 2 Timothy 1:7. In Christ we have love, power, and a sound mind. Fear casts out these attributes, but through Christ's power we overcome all fear! PTL!
  • Lilian
    God is not giving us the spirit of fear but of power, love and in sound mind. I am not ashamed of the gospel to whom i believe for God is my life and my salvation. Help me Jesus to be BORN AGAIN IN SPIRIT EVERY MOMENT OF MY LIFE. Thank you JESUS FOR THE BLOOD. WE WILL THINK AND TALK ABOUT YOUR BLOOD. BY YOUR BLOOD WE ARE REDEEMED AND PARDONED. PRAISE YOU JESUS AND I WILL WORSHIP YOU FOREVER AMN
  • Ira l murohy sr
    if we are shame to confess him in this world he will be shame to confess us before his father which is in heaven.sadly on my part i sometime i know i feel ashamed i pray God forgive and strength me that i ll lift him up with joy and praises to the unsaved
  • Ebenezer
    Am not ashamed for i know who i have put my trust in him
  • Joyce
    my son got me this computer and i wanted to get the bible first thing.thanks for letting me get access to lt joyce hammack
  • Danny
    It depicts the necessity of our personal relationship with God and that intimate relationship bond of love speaks with courage. That is the strength of the relationship or personal experience in with whom believed in.