Paul, an Apostle of Jesus Christ by the authority of God our Savior and Christ Jesus our hope,
Sk 9:15 - Then the Lord said to him: “Go, for this one is an instrument chosen by me to convey my name before nations and kings and the sons of Israel.
Kol 1:27 - To them, God willed to made known the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles, which is Christ and the hope of his glory within you.
to Timothy, beloved son in the faith. Grace, mercy, and peace, from God the Father and from Christ Jesus our Lord.
Sk 16:1 - Then he arrived at Derbe and Lystra. And behold, a certain disciple named Timothy was there, the son of a faithful Jewish woman, his father a Gentile.
1Sol 3:2 - And we sent Timothy, our brother and a minister of God in the Gospel of Christ, to confirm you and to exhort you, on behalf of your faith,
1Kor 4:17 - For this reason, I have sent you Timothy, who is my dearest son, and who is faithful in the Lord. He will remind you of my ways, which are in Christ Jesus, just as I teach everywhere, in every church.
Gal 1:3 - Grace and peace to you from God the Father, and from our Lord Jesus Christ,
1Pt 1:2 - in accord with the foreknowledge of God the Father, in the sanctification of the Spirit, with the obedience and the sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ: May grace and peace be multiplied for you.
Now I asked you to remain at Ephesus, while I went into Macedonia, so that you would speak strongly against certain ones who have been teaching a different way,
Sk 20:1 - Then, after the tumult ceased, Paul, calling the disciples to himself and exhorting them, said farewell. And he set out, so that he might go into Macedonia.
against those who have been paying attention to fables and endless genealogies. These things present questions as if they were greater than the edification that is of God, which is in faith.
1Tim 4:7 - But avoid the silly fables of old women. And exercise yourself so as to advance in piety.
1Tim 6:20 - O Timothy, guard what has been deposited with you, avoiding the voice of profane novelties and of opposing ideas, which are falsely called knowledge.
2Tim 2:16 - But avoid profane or empty talk. For these things advance one greatly in impiety.
Tít 1:14 - not paying attention to Jewish fables, nor to the rules of men who have turned themselves away from the truth.
Tít 3:9 - But avoid foolish questions, and genealogies, and contentions, as well as arguments against the law. For these are useless and empty.
1Tim 6:4 - then he is arrogant, knowing nothing, yet languishing amid the questions and quarrels of words. From these arise envy, contention, blasphemy, evil suspicions:
Now the goal of instruction is charity from a pure heart, and a good conscience, and an unfeigned faith.
Rim 13:8 - You should owe nothing to anyone, except so as to love one another. For whoever loves his neighbor has fulfilled the law.
Gal 5:14 - For the entire law is fulfilled by one word: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.”
But we know that the law is good, if one makes use of it properly.
Rim 7:12 - And so, the law itself is indeed holy, and the commandment is holy and just and good.
Knowing this, that the law was not set in place for the just, but for the unjust and the insubordinate, for the impious and sinners, for the wicked and the defiled, for those who commit patricide, matricide, or homicide,
Gal 5:23 - meekness, faith, modesty, abstinence, chastity. There is no law against such things.
which is in accord with the Gospel of the glory of the blessed God, the Gospel which has been entrusted to me.
1Tim 6:15 - For at the proper time, he shall reveal the blessed and only Power, the King of kings and the Lord of lords,
1Sol 2:4 - But, just as we have been tested by God, so that the Gospel would be entrusted to us, so also did we speak, not so as to please men, but rather to please God, who tests our hearts.
though previously I was a blasphemer, and a persecutor, and contemptuous. But then I obtained the mercy of God. For I had been acting ignorantly, in unbelief.
Sk 8:3 - Then Saul was laying waste to the Church by entering throughout the houses, and dragging away men and women, and committing them to prison.
Sk 9:1 - Now Saul, still breathing threats and beatings against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest,
Sk 22:4 - I persecuted this Way, even unto death, binding and delivering into custody both men and women,
Sk 26:9 - And certainly, I myself formerly considered that I ought to act in many ways which are contrary to the name of Jesus the Nazarene.
1Kor 15:9 - For I am the least of the Apostles. I am not worthy to be called an Apostle, because I persecuted the Church of God.
Gal 1:13 - For you have heard of my former behavior within Judaism: that, beyond measure, I persecuted the Church of God and fought against Her.
Jn 9:39 - And Jesus said, “I came into this world in judgment, so that those who do not see, may see; and so that those who see, may become blind.”
Jn 9:41 - Jesus said to them: “If you were blind, you would not have sin. Yet now you say, ‘We see.’ So your sin persists.”
Sk 3:17 - And now, brothers, I know that you did this through ignorance, just as your leaders also did.
It is a faithful saying, and worthy of acceptance by everyone, that Christ Jesus came into this world to bring salvation to sinners, among whom I am first.
Mt 9:13 - So then, go out and learn what this means: ‘I desire mercy and not sacrifice.’ For I have not come to call the just, but sinners.”
Mk 2:17 - Jesus, having heard this, said to them: “The healthy have no need of a doctor, but those who have maladies do. For I came not to call the just, but sinners.”
Lk 5:32 - I have not come to call the just, but sinners to repentance.”
Lk 19:10 - For the Son of man has come to seek and to save what had been lost.”
1Jn 3:5 - And you know that he appeared in order that he might take away our sins. For in him there is no sin.
This precept I commend to you, my son Timothy, in accord with the prophets who preceded you: that you serve among them like a soldier in a good war,
1Tim 6:12 - Fight the good fight of faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you have been called, and make a good profession of faith in the sight of many witnesses.
holding to faith and good conscience, against those who, by rejecting these things, have made a shipwreck of the faith.
1Tim 3:9 - holding to the mystery of the faith with a pure conscience.
Among these are Hymenaeus and Alexander, whom I have handed over to Satan, so that they may learn not to blaspheme.
2Tim 2:17 - And their word spreads like a cancer: among these are Hymenaeus and Philetus,
2Tim 4:14 - Alexander the coppersmith has shown me much evil; the Lord will repay him according to his works.
1Tim 5:5 - But she who is truly a widow and is destitute, let her hope in God, and let her be urgent in supplications and prayers, night and day.
- V Pastorálnych listoch titulom "Spasiteľ" sa ozna-čuje aj Boh Otec (2, 3; 4, 10; Tít 1, 3; 2, 10; 3, 4) aj Ježiš Kristus (2 Tim 1, 10; Tít 1, 4; 2, 13; 3, 6). "Ježiš, naša nádej" je jedna z najkrajších pavlovských definícií. 1Tim 1,4
- Bájky a rodokmene sú pravdepodobne židovského pôvodu a týkali sa patriarchov a iných významných osobností Starého zákona. 1Tim 1,7
- Výraz "učitelia zákona" potvrdzuje názor, že jeho protivníci, o ktorých hovorí, boli židovského pôvodu. 1Tim 1,9
- Zákon mal za cieľ prekaziť zlo, preto ho vykúpení už nepotrebujú, lebo ich vedie Duch Svätý. 1Tim 1,15
- Formula "toto slovo je spoľahlivé" sa vyskytuje päťkrát v Pastorálnych listoch (1 Tim 1, 15; 3, 1; 4, 9; 2 Tim 2, 11; Tít 3, 8). Podčiarkuje slávnostný charakter nejakého vyhlásenia. 1Tim 1,18
- Výrazom "proroctvá" sa tu naznačuje úlo- ha prorokov, ktorú mali pri Timotejovej vysviacke (4, 14; Sk 13, 1–3). 1Tim 1,20
- Meno Hymeneus sa vyskytuje aj v 2 Tim 2, 17 a meno Alexander v 2 Tim 4, 14. Vydať satanovi znamená bezpochyby vylúčenie z kresťanského spoločenstva (porov. 1 Kor 5, 5).