1 Timothy 6:5



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

and constant friction between men of depraved mind and deprived of the truth, who suppose that godliness is a means of gain.

King James Version

Perverse disputings of men of corrupt minds, and destitute of the truth, supposing that gain is godliness: from such withdraw thyself.

International Standard Version

and incessant conflict between people who are depraved in mind and deprived of truth. They think that godliness is a way to make a profit.

A Conservative Version

constant frictions of men corrupted in mind, and destitute of the truth, supposing piety to be a means of gain. Withdraw from such.

American Standard Version

wranglings of men corrupted in mind and bereft of the truth, supposing that godliness is a way of gain.

Amplified

And protracted wrangling and wearing discussion and perpetual friction among men who are corrupted in mind and bereft of the truth, who imagine that godliness or righteousness is a source of profit [a moneymaking business, a means of livelihood]. From such withdraw.

An Understandable Version

[and] continual wranglings between people with corrupt minds, who are deprived of the truth. They think that [professing] godliness is a way to obtain [financial] gain.

Anderson New Testament

and wranglings, on the part of men who are corrupt in mind, and destitute of the truth, who suppose that godliness is a source of gain. From such withdraw yourself.

Bible in Basic English

Bitter talk of men who, being evil in mind and dead to what is true, take the faith to be a way of making profit.

Common New Testament

and constant friction between men of depraved mind and deprived of the truth, who imagine that godliness is a means of gain.

Daniel Mace New Testament

mischievous opinions, and a familiarity with pernicious ignorant impostors, who consider religion only as it makes for their gain.

Darby Translation

constant quarrellings of men corrupted in mind and destitute of the truth, holding gain to be the end of piety.

Godbey New Testament

wranglings of men having been corrupted as to their mind and turned away from the truth, considering that gain is godliness.

Goodspeed New Testament

and mutual irritation between people of depraved minds, who are lost to the truth and think of religion only as a means of gain.

Holman Bible

and constant disagreement among men whose minds are depraved and deprived of the truth, who imagine that godliness is a way to material gain.

John Wesley New Testament

evil surmisings, Perverse disputings of men of corrupt minds and destitute of the truth, supposing the gain is godliness. From such withdraw thyself.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

perverse disputings of men of corrupt understanding, and destitute of the truth, using piety as a source of gain: from such withdraw thyself.

Julia Smith Translation

Unprofitable occupations of men corrupted in mind, and deprived of the truth, thinking gain to be devotion: be separated from such.

King James 2000

Perverse wranglings of men of corrupt minds, and destitute of the truth, supposing that gain is godliness: from such withdraw yourself.

Lexham Expanded Bible

constant wrangling by people of depraved mind and deprived of the truth, who consider godliness to be a means of gain.

Modern King James verseion

meddling, of men whose minds have been corrupted and deprived of the truth, supposing that gain is godliness. Withdraw from such.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and vain disputations of men with corrupt minds, and destitute of the truth, which think that lucre is godliness. From such, separate thyself.

Moffatt New Testament

and constant friction between people who are depraved in mind and deprived of the Truth. They imagine religion is a paying concern.

Montgomery New Testament

and wrangling between men whose minds are corrupt and destitute of the truth; who suppose that godliness is a source of gain.

NET Bible

and constant bickering by people corrupted in their minds and deprived of the truth, who suppose that godliness is a way of making a profit.

New Heart English Bible

constant friction of people of corrupt minds and destitute of the truth, who suppose that godliness is a means of gain.

New simplified Bible

frictions between men corrupted in mind and lacking in truth, supposing that godliness is a way of gain.

Noyes New Testament

incessant disputings of men corrupted in their minds, and destitute of the truth, supposing that godliness is gain.

Sawyer New Testament

and wranglings of men of unsound judgments and destitute of the truth, supposing that piety is gain.

The Emphasized Bible

incessant quarrellings of men wholly corrupt in their mind and bereft of the truth, - supposing godliness to be, a means of gain!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

perverse wranglings of men corrupt in mind, and destitute of truth, who think to make gain of godliness; depart from such men.

Twentieth Century New Testament

and incessant wrangling on the part of these corrupt-minded people who have lost all hold on the Truth, and who think of religion only as a source of gain.

Webster

Perverse disputings of men of corrupt minds, and destitute of the truth, supposing gain to be godliness: from such withdraw thyself.

Weymouth New Testament

and persistent wranglings on the part of people whose intellects are disordered and they themselves blinded to all knowledge of the truth; who imagine that godliness means gain.

Williams New Testament

and perpetual friction between people who are depraved in mind and deprived of truth, who imagine that religion is only a means of gain.

World English Bible

constant friction of people of corrupt minds and destitute of the truth, who suppose that godliness is a means of gain. Withdraw yourself from such.

Worrell New Testament

wranglings of men corrupted in mind and bereft of the truth, supposing godliness to be a source of gain.

Worsley New Testament

and void of truth, accounting gain to be godliness: from such withdraw thyself.

Youngs Literal Translation

wranglings of men wholly corrupted in mind, and destitute of the truth, supposing the piety to be gain; depart from such;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
παραδιατριβή 
Paradiatribe 
Usage: 1

of men
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man , not tr ,
Usage: 316

διαφθείρω 
Diaphtheiro 
Usage: 5

νοῦς 
Nous 
Usage: 24

and

and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

ἀποστερέω 
Apostereo 
Usage: 5

of the truth
ἀλήθεια 
Aletheia 
Usage: 87

νομίζω 
Nomizo 
Usage: 12

πορισμός 
Porismos 
Usage: 2

is
εἶναι 
Einai 
to be , be , was , is , am , are , were , not tr ,
Usage: 97

εὐσέβεια 
Eusebeia 
Usage: 15

ἀπό 
Apo 
from , of , out of , for , off , by , at , in , since 9 , on , not tr. , .
Usage: 490

τοιοῦτος 
Toioutos 
Usage: 51

Context Readings

False Teachers And The Love Of Money

4 he is conceited and understands nothing; but he has a morbid interest in controversial questions and disputes about words, out of which arise envy, strife, abusive language, evil suspicions, 5 and constant friction between men of depraved mind and deprived of the truth, who suppose that godliness is a means of gain. 6 But godliness actually is a means of great gain when accompanied by contentment.



Cross References

2 Timothy 3:8

Just as Jannes and Jambres opposed Moses, so these men also oppose the truth, men of depraved mind, rejected in regard to the faith.

Titus 1:11

who must be silenced because they are upsetting whole families, teaching things they should not teach for the sake of sordid gain.

2 Peter 2:3

and in their greed they will exploit you with false words; their judgment from long ago is not idle, and their destruction is not asleep.

2 Kings 5:20-27

But Gehazi, the servant of Elisha the man of God, thought, "Behold, my master has spared this Naaman the Aramean, by not receiving from his hands what he brought As the LORD lives, I will run after him and take something from him."

Isaiah 56:11

And the dogs are greedy, they are not satisfied And they are shepherds who have no understanding; They have all turned to their own way, Each one to his unjust gain, to the last one.

Jeremiah 6:13

"For from the least of them even to the greatest of them, Everyone is greedy for gain, And from the prophet even to the priest Everyone deals falsely.

Jeremiah 8:10

"Therefore I will give their wives to others, Their fields to new owners; Because from the least even to the greatest Everyone is greedy for gain; From the prophet even to the priest Everyone practices deceit.

Ezekiel 33:31

"They come to you as people come, and sit before you as My people and hear your words, but they do not do them, for they do the lustful desires expressed by their mouth, and their heart goes after their gain.

Matthew 7:17-20

"So every good tree bears good fruit, but the bad tree bears bad fruit.

Matthew 12:33

"Either make the tree good and its fruit good, or make the tree bad and its fruit bad; for the tree is known by its fruit.

Matthew 21:13

And He said to them, "It is written, 'MY HOUSE SHALL BE CALLED A HOUSE OF PRAYER'; but you are making it a ROBBERS' DEN."

Matthew 23:13

"But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, because you shut off the kingdom of heaven from people; for you do not enter in yourselves, nor do you allow those who are entering to go in.

John 3:19-21

"This is the judgment, that the Light has come into the world, and men loved the darkness rather than the Light, for their deeds were evil.

Acts 8:18-20

Now when Simon saw that the Spirit was bestowed through the laying on of the apostles' hands, he offered them money,

Acts 19:24-28

For a man named Demetrius, a silversmith, who made silver shrines of Artemis, was bringing no little business to the craftsmen;

Romans 16:17-18

Now I urge you, brethren, keep your eye on those who cause dissensions and hindrances contrary to the teaching which you learned, and turn away from them.

1 Corinthians 11:16

But if one is inclined to be contentious, we have no other practice, nor have the churches of God.

Ephesians 4:17-19

So this I say, and affirm together with the Lord, that you walk no longer just as the Gentiles also walk, in the futility of their mind,

2 Thessalonians 2:8-11

Then that lawless one will be revealed whom the Lord will slay with the breath of His mouth and bring to an end by the appearance of His coming;

2 Thessalonians 3:6

Now we command you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you keep away from every brother who leads an unruly life and not according to the tradition which you received from us.

1 Timothy 1:6

For some men, straying from these things, have turned aside to fruitless discussion,

1 Timothy 3:3

not addicted to wine or pugnacious, but gentle, peaceable, free from the love of money.

1 Timothy 3:8

Deacons likewise must be men of dignity, not double-tongued, or addicted to much wine or fond of sordid gain,

1 Timothy 6:6

But godliness actually is a means of great gain when accompanied by contentment.

2 Timothy 3:5

holding to a form of godliness, although they have denied its power; Avoid such men as these.

Titus 1:15-16

To the pure, all things are pure; but to those who are defiled and unbelieving, nothing is pure, but both their mind and their conscience are defiled.

Hebrews 3:12-13

Take care, brethren, that there not be in any one of you an evil, unbelieving heart that falls away from the living God.

2 Peter 2:15

forsaking the right way, they have gone astray, having followed the way of Balaam, the son of Beor, who loved the wages of unrighteousness;

2 John 1:8-10

Watch yourselves, that you do not lose what we have accomplished, but that you may receive a full reward.

Jude 1:11

Woe to them! For they have gone the way of Cain, and for pay they have rushed headlong into the error of Balaam, and perished in the rebellion of Korah.

Revelation 18:3

"For all the nations have drunk of the wine of the passion of her immorality, and the kings of the earth have committed acts of immorality with her, and the merchants of the earth have become rich by the wealth of her sensuality."

Revelation 18:13

and cinnamon and spice and incense and perfume and frankincense and wine and olive oil and fine flour and wheat and cattle and sheep, and cargoes of horses and chariots and slaves and human lives.



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