2 Timothy 4 Bible Study Questions

2 Timothy 4 Bible Study Questions

2 Timothy 4 Bible Study Questions

  1. Who is appointed to judge the living and the dead? Why?
  2. What were the last instructions/commands given to Timothy by Paul in chapter 4:1-5?
  3. What is sound doctrine and why is it not tolerated by people in Timothy’s time and even today?
  4. Give examples of how Paul
    1. fought the good fight:
    2. Finished the race:
    3. Kept the faith:

5. What is Paul and any other believer’s reward when they fight the good fight, finish the race and keep the faith?

6. Why is Christ’s righteousness the best reward anyone could ever receive?

7. Why did Paul want Timothy to make the effort to come to him soon?

8. Compare and contrast the similarities of Paul’s experience and attitude when he was brought to trial with that of Christ’s experience?

9. What confidence did Paul show in the power and work of the Lord in his life?


  1. Are there any sound doctrines that are difficult for me to want to hear and apply to my own life?
  2. How is Jesus’s call on my life similar to the call Paul gave to Timothy?
  3. Could I say with confidence that I have fought the good fight, finished the race and kept the faith?  Why or why not?
  4. How has the Lord strengthened and equipped me to share or preach the gospel to others?
  5. What are some ways I have seen the Lord rescue me and those close to me from every evil work?