2 Timothy 2:13

“If we believe not, yet he abideth faithful: he cannot deny himself.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

If we beleeue not, yet he abideth faithfull, he cannot denie himselfe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

If we are faithless, He remains faithful, for He cannot deny Himself.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

if we are faithless, he abideth faithful; for he cannot deny himself.
- American Standard Version (1901)

If we are without faith, still he keeps faith, for he will never be untrue to himself.
- Basic English Bible

if we are unfaithful, *he* abides faithful, for he cannot deny himself.
- Darby Bible

If we believe not, yet he abideth faithful: he cannot deny himself.
- Webster's Bible

And even if *our* faith fails, He remains true--He cannot prove false to Himself.
- Weymouth Bible

If we are faithless, he remains faithful. He can't deny himself."
- World English Bible

if we bileuen not, he dwellith feithful, he mai not denye hym silf.
- Wycliffe Bible

if we are not stedfast, he remaineth stedfast; to deny himself he is not able.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Timothy 2:13

2:13 If we believe not - That is, though some believe not, God will make good all his promises to them that do believe. He cannot deny himself - His word cannot fail.

People's Bible Notes for 2 Timothy 2:13

2Ti 2:13 If we believe not, [yet] he abideth faithful. If we prove faithless, he will still be faithful to keep every promise he has made.

Discussion for 2 Timothy 2

  • X
    This is about rightly deviding Gods Words..
    Isreal Time.. outime Despensation of Grace Law..Faith ..Belief...
    Not Works.. sealed by the Holy Spirit In The Body Of Christ
  • Olga
    The instructions are that Timothy is to share with people Paul's demeanor, actions, and's were the other accounts that faithful person telling about his ministry, the hardships, miracles, and his change from persecutor to follower of Christ so others not saved could also be saved.
  • BSP
    Verse 22: This verse urges us to flee from youthful desires. When we are young, we may want to do many things and some bad things can look enticing, but we don't want to give into wrong desires.
  • BSP
    Verse 25: There is no need to fight or be hostile when preaching to others. It is important to maintain a mild and respectful attitude towards all.
  • Iwillgo
  • BSP
    Verse 4: As a soldier under Christ, we must be single-minded and avoid becoming tied up in unnecessary material pursuits that could prevent us from fully accomplishing our life-saving ministry.

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