Chapter 9. 2 Timothy 3

  1. Jay Twomey

Published Online: 9 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306200.ch9

The Pastoral Epistles Through the Centuries

The Pastoral Epistles Through the Centuries

How to Cite

Twomey, J. (2008) 2 Timothy 3, in The Pastoral Epistles Through the Centuries, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444306200.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2008

Book Series:

  1. Blackwell Bible Commentaries

Book Series Editors:

  1. John Sawyer,
  2. Christopher Rowland,
  3. Judith Kovacs and
  4. David M. Gunn

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405126144

Online ISBN: 9781444306200

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Keywords:

  • 2 Timothy 3;
  • The Opponents: Home Breakers (3:1–9);
  • outward form of godliness (v. 5);
  • Never arriving at a knowledge of the truth (v. 7);
  • “Paul”: Suffering (3:10–13) - All who want to live a godly life will be persecuted (v. 12);
  • You have observed my persecutions (v. 10);
  • The Church: Scripture (2:14–17);
  • Useful for teaching (v. 16);
  • inspired by God (v. 16);
  • All scripture inspires (v. 16)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Opponents: Home Breakers (3:1–9)

  • “Paul”: Suffering (3:10–13)

  • The Church: Scripture (2:14–17)