I say a real Christian, to comply with the mode of the times: else they would not understand, although the word Christian necessarily implies whatsoever is holy, as God is holy. Timotheus himself is said to have suffered at Ephesus. Many begin the race, not all finish the race caurse its a faith race, the devil is after your faith, caurse its the only thing that overcomes him. NKJV, Abide Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version. Now viewing scripture range from the book of 2 Timothy chapter 4:7 through chapter 4:9... 2 Timothy Chapter 4. Enter your credit card information to ensure uninterrupted service following your free trial. Christian life is a life of commitment, determination, dedication, devotion, focus etc. Begin reading God's Word ad-free with instant access to your new online study library. Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. Will render to all - This increases the joy of Paul, and encourages Timotheus. Learn more. From teros; to guard, i.e. In spite of every opposition and affliction he has remained true. 2 Timothy 4:7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. King James Version (KJV) Public Domain . You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. Luke 8:15 But that on the good ground are they who in a good and perfect heart, hearing the word, keep it … 2 Timothy 4:7-8. Discover Who You Can Become When Life Doesn't Go As Planned . Used by permission. Try it for 30 days FREE. 4 And they shall turn away their ears from the truth, and shall be turned unto fables. Life Word: Discovering Your One Word To Leave A Legacy. Try it free for 30 days. It is a personal race in which every body on earth will give account just like Apostle Paul "i have fought a good fight, i have finished my course " This verse tells us that, every Christian has assigned to a particular task or assignment to perform on this planet earth, after the completion of the assignment or task, he she can finally say, he she has finished his her course. (a) I end, finish, (b) I fulfill, accomplish, (c) I pay. 2 Timothy 4:7 New American Standard Bible (NASB). From ago; properly, a place of assembly, i.e. 4And they shall turn away their ears from the truth, and shall be turned unto fables. Read full chapter Faith, belief, trust, confidence; fidelity, faithfulness. In all things - Whatever you are doing, yet in that, and in all things, watch. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. To note; by implication, to detain; by extension, to withhold; by extension, to withhold. Acts 20:24 But none of these things move me, neither count I my life dear unto myself, so that I might finish my course with joy, and the ministry, which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God. Paul is making it so clear that the christian race is not just any race but a race that must be run a target and determinations and expectations because their fight to figh and some bitter cups to drink from and also are prices and crowns awaiting those that finished well. Read verse in New International Version I haue fought a good fight, I haue finished my course, I haue kept the faith.- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible ScanI have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith;- New American Standard Version (1995)I have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith:- American Standard Version (1901)I have made a good fight, I have come to the end of my journey, I have kept the faith:- Basic English BibleI have combated the good combat, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.- Darby BibleI have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: - Webster's BibleI have gone through the glorious contest; I have run the race; I have guarded the faith.- Weymouth BibleI have fought the good fight. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. 7 I have fought a good fight, I have finished [my] course, I have kept the faith:. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. From telos; to end, i.e. Used by permission. People of that kind are enemies of the cross. It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the. NKJV, Open Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Complete Reference System. You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Try it free for 30 days. All rights reserved. 2 Timothy 1:14 Keep the good thing committed to thy trust by the Holy Ghost who dwelleth in us. Study This × Bible Gateway Plus. Which best represents the problem with the comment? I have kept the faith.- World English BibleY haue stryuun a good strijf, Y haue endid the cours, Y haue kept the feith.- Wycliffe Biblethe good strife I have striven, the course I have finished, the faith I have kept,- Youngs Literal Bible.