Parallel Verses

Amplified

Through the hypocrisy and pretensions of liars whose consciences are seared (cauterized),

New American Standard Bible

by means of the hypocrisy of liars seared in their own conscience as with a branding iron,

King James Version

Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron;

Holman Bible

through the hypocrisy of liars whose consciences are seared.

International Standard Version

and the hypocrisy of liars, whose consciences have been burned by a hot iron.

A Conservative Version

speaking lies in hypocrisy, their own conscience having been seared with a hot iron,

American Standard Version

through the hypocrisy of men that speak lies, branded in their own conscience as with a hot iron;

An Understandable Version

[Such teaching will be spread] by hypocritical liars, whose consciences have been seared over as with a hot iron [i.e., making them insensitive to their guilt].

Anderson New Testament

through the hypocrisy of liars, who are seared in their conscience,

Bible in Basic English

Through the false ways of men whose words are untrue, whose hearts are burned as with a heated iron;

Common New Testament

through the pretensions of liars, whose consciences have been seared as with a hot iron,

Daniel Mace New Testament

broach'd by hypocrititical impostors, whose consciences are cauteriz'd,

Darby Translation

speaking lies in hypocrisy, cauterised as to their own conscience,

Godbey New Testament

speaking lies in hypocrisy, having been cauterized as to their own conscience,

Goodspeed New Testament

through the pretensions of liars??en with seared consciences

John Wesley New Testament

By the hypocrisy of them that speak lies, having their own consciences seared as with an hot iron:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

that in hypocrisy shall speak lies; having their conscience seared as with a hot iron;

Julia Smith Translation

In the hypocrisy of speaking falsely; burned with a hot iron in their own consciousness;

King James 2000

Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron;

Lexham Expanded Bible

by the hypocrisy of liars, who are seared in their own conscience,

Modern King James verseion

speaking lies in hypocrisy, being seared in their own conscience,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and devilish doctrine of them which speak false through hypocrisy, and have their consciences marked with a hot iron,

Moffatt New Testament

through plausible sophists who are seared in conscience ??3 men who prohibit marriage and insist on abstinence from foods which God created for believing men, who understand the Truth, to partake of with thanksgiving.

Montgomery New Testament

speaking lies in hypocrisy. These are men whose consciences have been seared as with a hot iron,

NET Bible

influenced by the hypocrisy of liars whose consciences are seared.

New Heart English Bible

through the hypocrisy of men who speak lies, branded in their own conscience as with a hot iron;

Noyes New Testament

through the hypocrisy of speakers of lies, who bear a brand on their own conscience,

Sawyer New Testament

[misled] by the hypocrisy of false teachers, whose consciences are cauterized,

The Emphasized Bible

in hypocrisy, speaking falsehood, of demons cauterised in their own conscience, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

men who teach lies with hypocrisy; and have their own consciences cauterised;

Twentieth Century New Testament

who will make use of the hypocrisy of lying teachers. These men's consciences are seared,

Webster

Speaking lies in hypocrisy, having their conscience seared with a hot iron;

Weymouth New Testament

through the hypocrisy of men who teach falsely and have their own consciences seared as with a hot iron;

Williams New Testament

through the pretensions of false teachers, men with seared consciences,

World English Bible

through the hypocrisy of men who speak lies, branded in their own conscience as with a hot iron;

Worrell New Testament

in hypocrisy of men speaking lies, branded in their own conscience with a hot iron;

Worsley New Testament

and doctrines of demons founded in the hypocrisy of liars, who are seared in their own conscience, forbidding to marry,

Youngs Literal Translation

in hypocrisy speaking lies, being seared in their own conscience,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ψευδολόγος 
Pseudologos 
Usage: 1

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

ὑπόκρισις 
Hupokrisis 
Usage: 5

καυτηριάζω 
Kauteriazo 
sear with a hot iron
Usage: 1

ἴδιος 
Idios 
Usage: 96

συνείδησις 
suneidesis 
Usage: 32

Images 1 Timothy 4:2

Prayers for 1 Timothy 4:2

Context Readings

The Coming Apostasy

1 But the [Holy] Spirit distinctly and expressly declares that in latter times some will turn away from the faith, giving attention to deluding and seducing spirits and doctrines that demons teach, 2 Through the hypocrisy and pretensions of liars whose consciences are seared (cauterized), 3 Who forbid people to marry and [teach them] to abstain from [certain kinds of] foods which God created to be received with thanksgiving by those who believe and have [an increasingly clear] knowledge of the truth.


Cross References

Ephesians 4:19

In their spiritual apathy they have become callous and past feeling and reckless and have abandoned themselves [a prey] to unbridled sensuality, eager and greedy to indulge in every form of impurity [that their depraved desires may suggest and demand].

1 Kings 13:18

He answered, I am a prophet also, as you are. And an angel spoke to me by the word of the Lord, saying, Bring him back with you to your house, that he may eat bread and drink water. But he lied to him.

1 Kings 22:22

The Lord said to him, By what means? And he said, I will go forth and be a lying spirit in the mouths of all his prophets. [The Lord] said, You shall entice him and succeed also. Go forth and do it.

Isaiah 9:15

The elderly and honored man, he is the head; and the prophet who teaches lies, he is the tail.

Jeremiah 5:21

Hear now this, O foolish people without understanding or heart, who have eyes and see not, who have ears and hear not:

Jeremiah 23:14

I have seen also in the prophets of Jerusalem a horrible thing: they commit adultery and walk in lies; they encourage and strengthen the hands of evildoers, so that none returns from his wickedness. They have all of them become to Me like Sodom, and her inhabitants like Gomorrah.

Jeremiah 23:32

Behold, I am against those who prophesy lying dreams, says the Lord, and tell them and cause My people to err and go astray by their lies and by their vain boasting and recklessness -- "when I did not send them or command them; nor do they profit these people at all, says the Lord.

Daniel 8:23-25

And at the latter end of their kingdom, when the transgressors [the apostate Jews] have reached the fullness [of their wickedness, taxing the limits of God's mercy], a king of fierce countenance and understanding dark trickery and craftiness shall stand up.

Matthew 7:15

Beware of false prophets, who come to you dressed as sheep, but inside they are devouring wolves.

Matthew 24:24

For false Christs and false prophets will arise, and they will show great signs and wonders so as to deceive and lead astray, if possible, even the elect (God's chosen ones).

Acts 20:30

Even from among your own selves men will come to the front who, by saying perverse (distorted and corrupt) things, will endeavor to draw away the disciples after them [to their own party].

Romans 1:28

And so, since they did not see fit to acknowledge God or approve of Him or consider Him worth the knowing, God gave them over to a base and condemned mind to do things not proper or decent but loathsome,

Romans 16:18

For such persons do not serve our Lord Christ but their own appetites and base desires, and by ingratiating and flattering speech, they beguile the hearts of the unsuspecting and simpleminded [people].

Ephesians 4:14

So then, we may no longer be children, tossed [like ships] to and fro between chance gusts of teaching and wavering with every changing wind of doctrine, [the prey of] the cunning and cleverness of unscrupulous men, [gamblers engaged] in every shifting form of trickery in inventing errors to mislead.

2 Timothy 3:5

For [although] they hold a form of piety (true religion), they deny and reject and are strangers to the power of it [their conduct belies the genuineness of their profession]. Avoid [all] such people [turn away from them].

2 Peter 2:1-3

But also [in those days] there arose false prophets among the people, just as there will be false teachers among yourselves, who will subtly and stealthily introduce heretical doctrines (destructive heresies), even denying and disowning the Master Who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction.

Revelation 16:14

For really they are the spirits of demons that perform signs (wonders, miracles). And they go forth to the rulers and leaders all over the world, to gather them together for war on the great day of God the Almighty.

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