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6:20 the deposit entrusted to you. That is, the sound doctrine of the gospel (1:10, 11; cf. 2 Tim. 1:14).
what is falsely called “knowledge.” The false teachers emphasize “knowledge” (Greek gnosis, from which the word Gnosticism is derived; see Introduction to 2 Timothy: Interpretive Difficulties).