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4:2 preach the word; be urgent in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort, with all longsuffering and teaching.
4:6 For I am already being offered, and the time of my departure is come.
4:7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith:
4:8 henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give to me at that day; and not to me only, but also to all them that have loved his appearing.
4:9 Give diligence to come shortly unto me:
4:11 Only Luke is with me. Take Mark, and bring him with thee; for he is useful to me for ministering.
4:12 But Tychicus I sent to Ephesus.
4:13 The cloak that I left at Troas with Carpus, bring when thou comest, and the books, especially the parchments.
4:14 Alexander the coppersmith did me much evil: the Lord will render to him according to his works:
4:15 of whom do thou also beware; for he greatly withstood our words.
4:16 At my first defence no one took my part, but all forsook me: may it not be laid to their account.
4:17 But the Lord stood by me, and strengthened me; that through me the message might me fully proclaimed, and that all the Gentiles might hear: and I was delivered out of the mouth of the lion.
4:18 The Lord will deliver me from every evil work, and will save me unto his heavenly kingdom: to whom [be] the glory forever and ever. Amen.
4:19 Salute Prisca and Aquila, and the house of Onesiphorus.
4:20 Erastus remained at Corinth: but Trophimus I left at Miletus sick.
4:22 The Lord be with thy spirit. Grace be with you.