1 Timothy 2:1-8

Coverdale(i) 1 I exhorte therfore, yt aboue all thinges, prayers, supplicacions, intercessions and geuynge of thakes be had for all men 2 for kynges, and for all that are in auctorite, that we maye lyue a quyete & peaceable life in all godlynes and honestie. 3 For that is good and accepted in ye sighte of God oure Sauioure, 4 which wil haue all men saued, and to come vnto the knowlege of ye trueth. 5 For there is one God, and one mediatour betwene God and men, (namely) the man Christ Iesus, 6 which gaue him selfe a raunsome for all men, that at his tyme it shulde be preached, 7 wherevnto I am ordeyned a preacher & an Apostle (I tell ye trueth in Christ and lye not) a teacher of the Heythe in faith and in the trueth. 8 I wil therfore that men praye in all places, liftinge vp pure hades without wrath or dowtynge.