1 Timothy 6:14

“That thou keep this commandment without spot, unrebukeable, until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

That thou keepe this commandement without spot, vnrebukeable, vntill the appearing of our Lord Iesus Christ.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

that you keep the commandment without stain or reproach until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

that thou keep the commandment, without spot, without reproach, until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ:
- American Standard Version (1901)

To keep the word untouched by evil, clear from all shame, till the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ:
- Basic English Bible

that thou keep the commandment spotless, irreproachable, until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ;
- Darby Bible

That thou keep this commandment without spot, unrebukable, until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ:
- Webster's Bible

that you keep God's commandments stainlessly and without reproach till the Appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ.
- Weymouth Bible

that you keep the commandment without spot, blameless, until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ;
- World English Bible

that thou kepe the comaundement with out wem, with out repreef, in to the comyng of oure Lord Jhesu Crist;
- Wycliffe Bible

that thou keep the command unspotted, unblameable, till the manifestation of our Lord Jesus Christ,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for 1 Timothy 6:14


1Ti 6:14 That thou keep [this] commandment. Not one only, but the will of Christ. Until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ. The language seems to imply a feeling that Christ would come in Timothy's time; at any rate Timothy is to keep that in view.

Discussion for 1 Timothy 6

  • Peter A. Okebukola
    Eternal truths: But godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out. For the love of money is the root of all evil. follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness.
  • A disciple
    "But thou, O man of God, flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness." Some may wonder why the Apostles gave so much in depth study to the workings of evil in men who oppose the truth; and so do they seek to stifle that same Spirit of understanding in the disciples today, thinking that it might be considered disrespectful. Do we please men or God?
  • Ray321
    3 If any man teach otherwise, and consent not to wholesome words, even the words of our Lord Jesus Christ, and to the doctrine which is according to godliness 4 He is proud, knowing nothing, but doting about questions and strifes of words, whereof cometh envy, strife, railings, evil surmisings, We must spread the GOSPEL that Jesus had Paul wrote, so we can reach the lost. 1 Corinth 15:1-4 GOSPEL
  • Steve morrow
    ----1 TIMOTHY 6:6 BUT GODLINESS WITH CONTENTMENT IS GREAT GAIN----TITUS 1:1 PAUL A SERVANT OF GOD AND AN APOSTLE OF JESUS CHRIST ACCORDING TO THE FAITH OF GODS ELECT AND THE ACKNOWLEDGING OF THE TRUTH WHICH IS --- AFTER GODLINESS ---2 PETER 2:3 ACCORDING AS HIS DIVINE POWER--HATH GIVEN--UNTO US ALL THINGS THAT PERTAIN UNTO LIFE AND GODLINESS THROUGH THE KNOWLEDGE OF HIM THAT HATH CALLED US .......
  • BSP
    Verse 19: We want to get a firm hold on the real life, which is eternal or everlasting life.
  • BSP
    Verse 18 urges us to be generous and ready to share. We need to have a good attitude towards sharing.

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