Robertson's Word Pictures (NT)
For which (eiv o). The testimony of Jesus in his self-surrender (verse I Timothy 2:6). See eiv o in II Timothy 1:11.
I was appointed (eteqhn egw). First aorist passive indicative of tiqhmi.
Preacher and apostle (khruc kai apostolov). In II Timothy 1:10 Paul adds didaskalov (herald, apostle, teacher) as he does here with emphasis. In Colossians 1:23 f. he has diakonov (minister). He frequently uses khrussw of himself (I Corinthians 1:23; I Corinthians 9:27; Galatians 2:2; Romans 10:8 f.).
I speak the truth, I lie not (alhqeian legw, ou yeudomai). A Pauline touch (Romans 9:1). Cf. Galatians 1:20; II Corinthians 11:31. Here alone he calls himself "a teacher of the Gentiles," elsewhere apostle (Romans 11:13), minister (Romans 15:16), prisoner (Ephesians 3:1).
Other Robertson's Word Pictures (NT) entries containing 1 Timothy 2:7:
1 Corinthians 12:28
1 Timothy 3:16
2 Timothy 1:11
1 Peter 2:8
2 Peter 2:5
DISCLAIMER: Church of the Great God (CGG) provides these resources to aid the individual in studying the Bible. However, it is up to the individual to "prove all things, and hold fast to that which is good" (I Thessalonians 5:21). The content of these resources does not necessarily reflect the views of CGG. They are provided for information purposes only.