I give you charge in the sight of God, who vivifies all things, and before Christ Jesus, who before Pontius Pilate witnessed a good confession;
Treasury of Scripture
give. See on ch.
1 Timothy 5:21 I charge you before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, and the elect angels...
Deuteronomy 32:39 See now that I, even I, am he, and there is no god with me: I kill, and I make alive; I wound...
1 Samuel 2:6 The LORD kills, and makes alive: he brings down to the grave, and brings up.
John 5:21,26 For as the Father raises up the dead, and vivifies them; even so the Son vivifies whom he will...
John 14:25,26 These things have I spoken to you, being yet present with you...
John 14:6 Jesus said to him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man comes to the Father, but by me.
Acts 17:25 Neither is worshipped with men's hands, as though he needed any thing, seeing he gives to all life, and breath, and all things;
Revelation 21:6 And he said to me, It is done. I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end...
Revelation 22:1 And he showed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.
Matthew 27:11 And Jesus stood before the governor: and the governor asked him, saying, Are you the King of the Jews? And Jesus said to him, You say.
John 18:36,37 Jesus answered, My kingdom is not of this world: if my kingdom were of this world, then would my servants fight...
John 19:11 Jesus answered, You could have no power at all against me, except it were given you from above...
Revelation 1:5 And from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, and the first begotten of the dead, and the prince of the kings of the earth...
Revelation 3:14 And to the angel of the church of the Laodiceans write; These things said the Amen, the faithful and true witness...
confession. or, profession.
ContextFight the Good Fight
11But you, O man of God, flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness. 12Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, whereunto you are also called, and have professed a good profession before many witnesses. 13I give you charge in the sight of God, who vivifies all things, and before Christ Jesus, who before Pontius Pilate witnessed a good confession; 14That you keep this commandment without spot, unrebukable, until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ: 15Which in his times he shall show, who is the blessed and only Potentate, the King of kings, and Lord of lords; 16Who only has immortality, dwelling in the light which no man can approach to; whom no man has seen, nor can see: to whom be honor and power everlasting. Amen.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
I charge thee in the sight of God, who giveth life to all things, and of Christ Jesus, who before Pontius Pilate witnessed the good confession;
I charge thee before God, who quickeneth all things, and before Christ Jesus, who gave testimony under Pontius Pilate, a good confession,
Darby Bible Translation
I enjoin thee before God who preserves all things in life, and Christ Jesus who witnessed before Pontius Pilate the good confession,
King James Bible
I give thee charge in the sight of God, who quickeneth all things, and before Christ Jesus, who before Pontius Pilate witnessed a good confession;
Young's Literal Translation
I charge thee, before God, who is making all things alive, and of Christ Jesus, who did testify before Pontius Pilate the right profession,