Timothy Chapter 3
1 This know alsothat in the last days perilous times shallcome.
2 For men shall be lovers of their own selvescovetous boastersproudblasphemersdisobedient to parents unthankfulunholy
3 Without natural affectiontrucebreakersfalse accusersincontinentfiercedespisers of those that are good
4 Traitorsheadyhighmindedlovers of pleasures more thanlovers of God
5 Having a form of godlinessbut denying the power thereoffrom such turn away.
6 For of this sort are they which creep into housesand leadcaptive silly women laden with sinsled away with diverslusts
7 Ever learningand never able to come to the knowledge of thetruth.
8 Now as Jannes and Jambres withstood Mosesso do these alsoresist the truthmen of corrupt mindsreprobate concerningthe faith.
9 But they shall proceed no furtherfor their folly shall bemanifest unto all menas their s also was.
10 But thou hast fully known my doctrinemanner of lifepurposefaithlongsufferingcharitypatience
11 Persecutionsafflictionswhich came unto me at AntiochatIconiumat Lystrawhat persecutions I enduredbut out ofthem all the Lord delivered me.
12 Yeaand all that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall sufferpersecution.
13 But evil men and seducers shall wax worse and worsedeceivingand being deceived.
14 But continue thou in the things which thou hast learned andhast been assured ofknowing of whom thou hast learned them
15 And that from a child thou hast known the holy scriptureswhich are able to make thee wise unto salvation through faithwhich is in Christ Jesus.
16 All scripture is given by inspiration of Godand isprofitable for doctrinefor reprooffor correctionforinstruction in righteousness
17 That the man of God may be perfectthroughly furnished untoall good works.