Titus 1:2
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English Standard Version
in hope of eternal life, which God, who never lies, promised before the ages began

King James Bible
In hope of eternal life, which God, that cannot lie, promised before the world began;

American Standard Version
in hope of eternal life, which God, who cannot lie, promised before times eternal;

Douay-Rheims Bible
Unto the hope of life everlasting, which God, who lieth not, hath promised before the times of the world:

English Revised Version
in hope of eternal life, which God, who cannot lie, promised before times eternal;

Webster's Bible Translation
In hope of eternal life, which God, who cannot lie, promised before the world began;

Weymouth New Testament
in hope of the Life of the Ages which God, who is never false to His word, promised before the commencement of the Ages.

Titus 1:2 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

In hope of eternal life (ἐπ' ἐλπίδι ζωῆς αἰωνίου)

Const. with Apostle, Titus 1:1. Ἑπὶ resting upon.

God that cannot lie (ὁ ἀψευδὴς θεὸς)

Ἁψευδὴς N.T.o. Once in lxx, Wisd. 7:17. Comp. Romans 3:4; Hebrews 6:18. Paul expresses the idea positively, by ἀληθής truthful, Romans 3:4.

Before the world began (πρὸ χρόνων αἰωνίων)

Lit. before eternal times. Before time began to be reckoned by aeons. See on 2 Timothy 1:9, and additional note on 2 Thessalonians 1:9.

Titus 1:2 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

In. or, For. hope.

Titus 2:7,13 In all things showing yourself a pattern of good works: in doctrine showing soundness, gravity, sincerity...

Titus 3:7 That being justified by his grace, we should be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life.

John 5:39 Search the scriptures; for in them you think you have eternal life: and they are they which testify of me.

John 6:68 Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? you have the words of eternal life.

Romans 2:7 To them who by patient continuance in well doing seek for glory and honor and immortality, eternal life:

Romans 5:2,4 By whom also we have access by faith into this grace wherein we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God...

Colossians 1:27 To whom God would make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles; which is Christ in you...

1 Thessalonians 5:8 But let us, who are of the day, be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love; and for an helmet, the hope of salvation.

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

2 Timothy 2:10 Therefore I endure all things for the elect's sakes, that they may also obtain the salvation which is in Christ Jesus with eternal glory...

1 Peter 1:3,4 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ...

1 John 2:25 And this is the promise that he has promised us, even eternal life.

1 John 3:2,3 Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it does not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear...

Jude 1:21 Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life.

eternal.

Matthew 25:46 And these shall go away into everlasting punishment: but the righteous into life eternal.

Mark 10:17,30 And when he was gone forth into the way, there came one running, and kneeled to him, and asked him, Good Master...

John 3:15,16 That whoever believes in him should not perish, but have eternal life...

John 6:54 Whoever eats my flesh, and drinks my blood, has eternal life; and I will raise him up at the last day.

John 10:28 And I give to them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand.

John 17:2 As you have given him power over all flesh, that he should give eternal life to as many as you have given him.

Romans 5:21 That as sin has reigned to death, even so might grace reign through righteousness to eternal life by Jesus Christ our Lord.

Romans 6:23 For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

1 Timothy 6:12,19 Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, whereunto you are also called...

1 John 5:11-13,20 And this is the record, that God has given to us eternal life, and this life is in his Son...

God.

Numbers 23:19 God is not a man, that he should lie; neither the son of man, that he should repent: has he said, and shall he not do it?...

1 Samuel 15:29 And also the Strength of Israel will not lie nor repent: for he is not a man, that he should repent.

1 Thessalonians 2:15 Who both killed the Lord Jesus, and their own prophets, and have persecuted us; and they please not God, and are contrary to all men:

2 Timothy 2:15 Study to show yourself approved to God, a workman that needs not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.

Hebrews 6:17,18 Wherein God, willing more abundantly to show to the heirs of promise the immutability of his counsel, confirmed it by an oath...

promised.

2 Timothy 1:1,9 Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, according to the promise of life which is in Christ Jesus...

Revelation 17:8 The beast that you saw was, and is not; and shall ascend out of the bottomless pit, and go into perdition...

before.

Proverbs 8:23-31 I was set up from everlasting, from the beginning, or ever the earth was...

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

John 17:24 Father, I will that they also, whom you have given me, be with me where I am; that they may behold my glory, which you have given me...

Acts 15:18 Known to God are all his works from the beginning of the world.

Romans 16:25 Now to him that is of power to establish you according to my gospel, and the preaching of Jesus Christ...

1 Peter 1:20-23 Who truly was foreordained before the foundation of the world, but was manifest in these last times for you...

Revelation 13:8 And all that dwell on the earth shall worship him...

Cross References
1 Samuel 15:29
And also the Glory of Israel will not lie or have regret, for he is not a man, that he should have regret."

Isaiah 1:20
but if you refuse and rebel, you shall be eaten by the sword; for the mouth of the LORD has spoken."

Romans 1:2
which he promised beforehand through his prophets in the holy Scriptures,

Romans 16:25
Now to him who is able to strengthen you according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery that was kept secret for long ages

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,

2 Timothy 1:9
who saved us and called us to a holy calling, not because of our works but because of his own purpose and grace, which he gave us in Christ Jesus before the ages began,

2 Timothy 2:13
if we are faithless, he remains faithful-- for he cannot deny himself.

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