1 Timothy 2:1-7

I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people— 2 for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. 3 This is good, and pleases God our Savior, 4 who wants all people to be saved and to come to a knowledge of the truth. 5 For there is one God and one mediator between God and mankind, the man Christ Jesus, 6 who gave himself as a ransom for all people. This has now been witnessed to at the proper time. 7 And for this purpose I was appointed a herald and an apostle—I am telling the truth, I am not lying—and a true and faithful teacher of the Gentiles.

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One response to “1 Timothy 2:1-7

  1. We are commanded to ask God for peace and for wisdom for our leaders. So that we can nlive quiet lives and pursue holiness. This will point people to Christ and reveal Him as the one mediator for man. God wants all men to know Christ and to be saved. We have been appointed to share this truth, and to be Christ’s heralds in the earth.

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