1 Timothy 6:19
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English Standard Version
thus storing up treasure for themselves as a good foundation for the future, so that they may take hold of that which is truly life.

King James Bible
Laying up in store for themselves a good foundation against the time to come, that they may lay hold on eternal life.

American Standard Version
laying up in store for themselves a good foundation against the time to come, that they may lay hold on the life which is life indeed.

Douay-Rheims Bible
To lay up in store for themselves a good foundation against the time to come, that they may lay hold on the true life.

English Revised Version
laying up in store for themselves a good foundation against the time to come, that they may lay hold on the life which is life indeed.

Webster's Bible Translation
Laying up in store for themselves a good foundation against the time to come, that they may lay hold on eternal life.

Weymouth New Testament
storing up for themselves that which shall be a solid foundation for the future, that they may lay hold of the Life which is life indeed.

1 Timothy 6:19 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Laying up in store (ἀποθησαυρίζοντας)

N.T.o Laying away (ἀπὸ).

Eternal life (τῆς ὄντως ζωῆς)

More correctly, the life which is life indeed, or that which is truly life. See on 1 Timothy 5:3.

1 Timothy 6:19 Parallel Commentaries

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Laying.

Psalm 17:14 From men which are your hand, O LORD, from men of the world, which have their portion in this life...

Matthew 6:19-21 Lay not up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust does corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal...

Matthew 10:41,42 He that receives a prophet in the name of a prophet shall receive a prophet's reward...

Matthew 19:21 Jesus said to him, If you will be perfect, go and sell that you have, and give to the poor, and you shall have treasure in heaven...

Matthew 25:34-40 Then shall the King say to them on his right hand, Come, you blessed of my Father...

Luke 12:33 Sell that you have, and give alms; provide yourselves bags which wax not old, a treasure in the heavens that fails not...

Luke 16:9 And I say to you, Make to yourselves friends of the mammon of unrighteousness; that, when you fail...

Luke 18:2,22 Saying, There was in a city a judge, which feared not God, neither regarded man...

Galatians 6:8,9 For he that sows to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption...

foundation.

Proverbs 10:25 As the whirlwind passes, so is the wicked no more: but the righteous is an everlasting foundation.

Luke 6:48,49 He is like a man which built an house, and dig deep, and laid the foundation on a rock: and when the flood arose...

Galatians 5:6 For in Jesus Christ neither circumcision avails any thing, nor uncircumcision; but faith which works by love.

Ephesians 3:17 That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love,

2 Timothy 2:19 Nevertheless the foundation of God stands sure, having this seal, The Lord knows them that are his. And...

the time.

Proverbs 31:25 Strength and honor are her clothing; and she shall rejoice in time to come.

Luke 16:9,25 And I say to you, Make to yourselves friends of the mammon of unrighteousness; that, when you fail...

See on ver.

1 Timothy 6:12 Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, whereunto you are also called...

Philippians 3:14 I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.

1 Peter 1:4 To an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and that fades not away, reserved in heaven for you,

Cross References
Ecclesiastes 11:2
Give a portion to seven, or even to eight, for you know not what disaster may happen on earth.

Matthew 6:20
but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys and where thieves do not break in and steal.

Philippians 3:12
Not that I have already obtained this or am already perfect, but I press on to make it my own, because Christ Jesus has made me his own.

1 Timothy 6:12
Fight the good fight of the faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you were called and about which you made the good confession in the presence of many witnesses.

2 Timothy 1:1
Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God according to the promise of the life that is in Christ Jesus,

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