2 Timothy 2:7
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English Standard Version
Think over what I say, for the Lord will give you understanding in everything.

King James Bible
Consider what I say; and the Lord give thee understanding in all things.

American Standard Version
Consider what I say; for the Lord shall give thee understanding in all things.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Understand what I say: for the Lord will give thee in all things understanding.

English Revised Version
Consider what I say; for the Lord shall give thee understanding in all things.

Webster's Bible Translation
Consider what I say; and the Lord give thee understanding in all things.

Weymouth New Testament
Mark well what I am saying: the Lord will give you discernment in everything.

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Vincent's Word Studies

Consider (νόει)

Better, understand.

And the Lord give thee understanding (δώσει γάρ ὁ κύριος σύνεσιν)

More correctly, for the Lord shall give. For σύνεσιν understanding, see on Mark 12:33; see on Luke 2:47; see on Colossians 1:9.

2 Timothy 2:7 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Deuteronomy 4:39 Know therefore this day, and consider it in your heart, that the LORD he is God in heaven above, and on the earth beneath...

Deuteronomy 32:29 O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!

Psalm 64:9 And all men shall fear, and shall declare the work of God; for they shall wisely consider of his doing.

Proverbs 24:32 Then I saw, and considered it well: I looked on it, and received instruction.

Isaiah 1:3 The ox knows his owner, and the donkey his master's crib: but Israel does not know, my people does not consider.

Isaiah 5:12 And the harp, and the viol, the tabret, and pipe, and wine, are in their feasts: but they regard not the work of the LORD...

Luke 9:44 Let these sayings sink down into your ears: for the Son of man shall be delivered into the hands of men.

Philippians 4:8 Finally, brothers, whatever things are true, whatever things are honest, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure...

1 Timothy 4:15 Meditate on these things; give yourself wholly to them; that your profiting may appear to all.

Hebrews 3:1 Why, holy brothers, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our profession, Christ Jesus;

Hebrews 7:4 Now consider how great this man was, to whom even the patriarch Abraham gave the tenth of the spoils.

Hebrews 12:3 For consider him that endured such contradiction of sinners against himself, lest you be wearied and faint in your minds.

Hebrews 13:7 Remember them which have the rule over you, who have spoken to you the word of God: whose faith follow...


Genesis 41:38,39 And Pharaoh said to his servants, Can we find such a one as this is, a man in whom the Spirit of God is...

Exodus 36:1,2 Then worked Bezaleel and Aholiab, and every wise hearted man...

Numbers 27:16,17 Let the LORD, the God of the spirits of all flesh, set a man over the congregation...

1 Chronicles 22:12 Only the LORD give you wisdom and understanding, and give you charge concerning Israel, that you may keep the law of the LORD your God.

1 Chronicles 29:19 And give to Solomon my son a perfect heart, to keep your commandments, your testimonies, and your statutes, and to do all these things...

2 Chronicles 1:8-12 And Solomon said to God, You have showed great mercy to David my father, and have made me to reign in his stead...

Psalm 119:73,125,144 Your hands have made me and fashioned me: give me understanding, that I may learn your commandments...

Psalm 143:8,9 Cause me to hear your loving kindness in the morning; for in you do I trust: cause me to know the way wherein I should walk...

Proverbs 2:3-6 Yes, if you cry after knowledge, and lift up your voice for understanding...

Isaiah 28:26 For his God does instruct him to discretion, and does teach him.

Daniel 1:17 As for these four children, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom...

Luke 21:15 For I will give you a mouth and wisdom, which all your adversaries shall not be able to gainsay nor resist.

Luke 24:45 Then opened he their understanding, that they might understand the scriptures,

John 14:26 But the Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost, whom the Father will send in my name, he shall teach you all things...

John 16:13 However, when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth: for he shall not speak of himself...

Acts 7:10 And delivered him out of all his afflictions, and gave him favor and wisdom in the sight of Pharaoh king of Egypt...

1 Corinthians 12:8 For to one is given by the Spirit the word of wisdom; to another the word of knowledge by the same Spirit;

Ephesians 1:17,18 That the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory...

Colossians 1:9 For this cause we also, since the day we heard it, do not cease to pray for you...

James 1:5 If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that gives to all men liberally, and upbraides not; and it shall be given him.

James 3:15,17 This wisdom descends not from above, but is earthly, sensual, devilish...

1 John 5:20 And we know that the Son of God is come, and has given us an understanding, that we may know him that is true...

Cross References
2 Timothy 2:6
It is the hard-working farmer who ought to have the first share of the crops.

2 Timothy 2:8
Remember Jesus Christ, risen from the dead, the offspring of David, as preached in my gospel,

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