English Standard Version
which he will display at the proper time—he who is the blessed and only Sovereign, the King of kings and Lord of lords,
King James Bible
Which in his times he shall shew, who is the blessed and only Potentate, the King of kings, and Lord of lords;
American Standard Version
which in its own times he shall show, who is the blessed and only Potentate, the King of kings, and Lord of lords;
Which in his times he shall shew who is the Blessed and only Mighty, the King of kings, and Lord of lords;
English Revised Version
which in its own times he shall shew, who is the blessed and only Potentate, the King of kings, and Lord of lords;
Webster's Bible Translation
Which in his times he will show who is the blessed and only Potentate, the King of kings, and Lord of lords;
Weymouth New Testament
For, as its appointed time, this will be brought about by the blessed and only Sovereign, the King of kings and Lord of lords,
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CommentaryVincent's Word Studies
In his times (καιροῖς ἰδίοις)
Better, his own seasons, or its own seasons. Either the seasons proper to the appearing, or the seasons which God shall see fit to select. See on 1 Timothy 2:6.
Only here of God. Very often in lxx. See Sir. 46:5; 2 Macc. 12:15, etc. In Class. applied to Zeus (Soph. Antig. 608). In Aesch. Agam. 6, the stars are called λαμπροὶ δυνάσται bright rulers, as the regulators of the seasons.
Of kings (τῶν βασιλευόντων)
Of lords (κυριευόντων)
Lit. of those who Lord it. Only here for the noun κυρίων. See κύριος κυρίων Lord of lords, Revelation 19:16; comp. lxx, Deuteronomy 10:17; Psalm 135:3. Probably liturgical.
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For the LORD your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, the great, the mighty, and the awesome God, who is not partial and takes no bribe.
Give thanks to the Lord of lords, for his steadfast love endures forever;
1 Timothy 1:11
in accordance with the gospel of the glory of the blessed God with which I have been entrusted.
1 Timothy 1:17
To the King of the ages, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory forever and ever. Amen.
1 Timothy 2:6
who gave himself as a ransom for all, which is the testimony given at the proper time.
They will make war on the Lamb, and the Lamb will conquer them, for he is Lord of lords and King of kings, and those with him are called and chosen and faithful."
On his robe and on his thigh he has a name written, King of kings and Lord of lords.
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