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 1:12

  • Gospel mike for verse 12
    God's words remains the most desirable part of me, I love the courage and the bold faith of Paul, fearless and willing to give all for his love for christ.
  • Isaac Nyarko for verse 12
    Am so happy that i give my self to Jesus Christ . Army
  • Michael for verse 12
    I know him ...meaning a close bond or intimacy!
  • Elijah Onchiri for verse 12
    Paul was assuring Timothy of his unshakable confidence in Christ whom he had learnt to trust & had no fear at this time when already condemned to death by emperor Nero
  • Moses chukwurah for verse 12
    Isaiah 60:22 the little one himself will become a thousand and the small one a mighty nation! I myself JEHOVAH shall speed it up in its own TIME.