New Living Translation
God uses it to prepare and equip his people to do every good work.
King James Bible
That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.
Darby Bible Translation
that the man of God may be complete, fully fitted to every good work.
World English Bible
that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work.
Young's Literal Translation
that the man of God may be fitted -- for every good work having been completed.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:17 That the man of God - He that is united to and approved of God. May be perfect - Blameless himself, and throughly furnished - By the scripture, either to teach, reprove, correct, or train up others.
LibraryThe Holy Scripture.
"All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness; that the man of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished unto all good works."-- 2 Tim iii. 16, 17. Among the divine works of art produced by the Holy Spirit, the Sacred Scripture stands first. It may seem incredible that the printed pages of a book should excel His spiritual work in human hearts, yet we assign to the Sacred scripture the most conspicuous place …
Abraham Kuyper—The Work of the Holy Spirit
Vehicles of Revelation; Scripture, the Church, Tradition.
Epistle xxx. To Narses, the Religious (Narsæ Relegioso) .
1 Timothy 6:11
But you, Timothy, are a man of God; so run from all these evil things. Pursue righteousness and a godly life, along with faith, love, perseverance, and gentleness.
2 Timothy 2:21
If you keep yourself pure, you will be a special utensil for honorable use. Your life will be clean, and you will be ready for the Master to use you for every good work.
Such people claim they know God, but they deny him by the way they live. They are detestable and disobedient, worthless for doing anything good.
may he equip you with all you need for doing his will. May he produce in you, through the power of Jesus Christ, every good thing that is pleasing to him. All glory to him forever and ever! Amen.
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