Holy Scripture Reading, 2 Timothy chap. 4, NASB.
Today’s Bible Reading
2 Timothy 4 NASB
1 “I solemnly charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who is to judge the living and the dead, and by His appearing and His kingdom: 2 preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort, with great patience and instruction. 3 For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but wanting to have their ears tickled, they will accumulate for themselves teachers in accordance to their own desires, 4 and will turn away their ears from the truth and will turn aside to myths. 5 But you, be sober in all things, endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, fulfill your ministry. 6 For I am already being poured out as a drink offering, and the time of my departure has come. 7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith; 8 in the future there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord , the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day; and not only to me, but also to all who have loved His appearing.”
*This was St. Paul’s preview in both his work and prophecy, he always looked forward to Christ’s Second Coming! And note he was always the preacher and teacher!
PS… And we can obviously note too that Paul’s work and ministry was always a dividing line towards and in the true Gospel, verses the false, etc. (2 Cor. 11: 13 ; 26 and chapter 12)