1 Timothy 1:13-16

YLT(i) 13 who before was speaking evil, and persecuting, and insulting, but I found kindness, because, being ignorant, I did it in unbelief, 14 and exceedingly abound did the grace of our Lord, with faith and love that is in Christ Jesus: 15 stedfast is the word, and of all acceptation worthy, that Christ Jesus came to the world to save sinners—first of whom I am; 16 but because of this I found kindness, that in me first Jesus Christ might shew forth all long-suffering, for a pattern of those about to believe on him to life age-during: