Therefore i want the men everywhere to pray, lifting up holy hands without anger or disputing.
1 timothy 2 8.
We are called to pray without ceasing but we are also called to pray in every place.
Therefore — this particle connects the eighth with the first verse.
8 i will therefore that men pray every where, lifting up holy hands,.
But i suffer not a woman to teach, nor to usurp authority over the man, but to be in silence.
These methods of working, therefore which correspond to the physical element in us do not exhausthis agency.there is a boundless residue of disengaged faculty beyond.
I will therefore that men pray everywhere in this declaration of the apostle's will concerning prayer, he only takes notice of men;
But because he is speaking of public prayer in the church, which only belongs to men, he speaks only of them;
7 whereunto i am ordained a preacher, and an apostle, (i speak the truth in christ, and lie not;) a teacher of the gentiles in faith and verity.
1 timothy 2:8 niv 1 timothy 2:8 nlt 1 timothy 2:8 esv 1 timothy 2:8 nasb 1 timothy 2:8 kjv 1 timothy 2:8 bibleapps.com 1 timothy 2:8 biblia paralela 1 timothy 2:8 chinese bible 1 timothy 2:8 french bible 1 timothy 2:8 catholic bible nt letters:
Wherever men are, there prayer should be.
The verse is widely used to oppose ordination of women as clergy, and to oppose certain other positions of ministry and leadership for women.
1 timothy 2:8 parallel verses [⇓ see commentary ⇓] 1 timothy 2:8, niv:
A direction how to pray, 1 timothy 2:8;
Not but that it is both the duty and privilege of women, as well as men, to pray in their houses and closets;
I will therefore that men pray every where, lifting up holy hands, without.
6 who gave himself a ransom for all, to be testified in due time.
1 timothy 2:8(hcsb) verse thoughts.
2:8 i will — a word strongly expressing his apostolical authority.