Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

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

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.

Holman Bible

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

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 perpetual friction between men who are corrupted in mind and deprived of the truth, who think that godliness is a source of profit [a lucrative, money-making business—withdraw from them].

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.

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.

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.

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

of corrupt
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 has been proud, knowing nothing, but sick about questions and disputes of words, of which is envy, strife, slanders, evil conjectures, 5 Unprofitable occupations of men corrupted in mind, and deprived of the truth, thinking gain to be devotion: be separated from such. 6 But devotion with contentment is great gain.



Cross References

2 Timothy 3:8

And as Jannes and Jambres withstood Moses, so also these have withstood the truth: men corrupted in mind, not tried concerning the faith.

Titus 1:11

Who must be restrained, who subvert whole houses, teaching what they ought not, for the sake of sordid gain.

2 Peter 2:3

And by covetousness with feigned words shall trade in you: to whom judgment since a long while is not inactive, and their perdition sleeps not.

2 Kings 5:20-27

And Gehazi the boy of Elisha, the man of God, will say, Behold, my lord spared Naaman this Aramite from taking from his hand what he brought: Jehovah lives, for if I ran after him land book from him something.

Isaiah 56:11

And dogs hard of soul, they knew not fulness; and they are evil, they know not understanding; they all looked to their way, a man to his plunder from his extremity.

Jeremiah 6:13

For from their little even to their great, every one plundering, plundered; and from the prophet and even to the priest every one did falsehood.

Jeremiah 8:10

For this I will give their wives to others; their fields to those inheriting them: for from small and even to great all plundering a plunder, from the prophet and even to the priest, all did falsehood.

Ezekiel 33:31

And they will come to thee, according to the coming of the people, and they will sit before thee my people, and they heard thy words, and they did them not: for they making loves with their mouth, their heart went after their plunder.

Matthew 7:17-20

So every good tree makes good fruits; but the rotten tree makes evil fruits.

Matthew 12:33

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

Matthew 21:13

And he says to them, It was written, My house shall be called the house of prayer; and ye have made it a den of robbers.

Matthew 23:13

Woe to you scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye lock up the kingdom of the heavens before men: for ye come not in yourselves, neither those coming in, permit ye to come in.

John 3:19-21

And this is the judgment, that light has come into the world, and men rather loved darkness than light, for their works were evil.

Acts 8:18-20

And Simon having seen that by putting on of hands of the sent the Holy Spirit is given, he brought money to them,

Acts 19:24-28

For a certain Demetrius by name, a silversmith, making the silver temples of Diana, furnished no little work to artificers;

Romans 16:17-18

And I beseech you, brethren, to observe narrowly them having made divisions and scandals against the teaching which ye learned; and bend away from them.

1 Corinthians 11:16

And if any one seem to be loving strife, we have no such custom, neither the churches of God.

Ephesians 4:17-19

Therefore this I say, and testify in the Lord, that ye no more walk as also the rest of the nations, in the vanity of their mind,

2 Thessalonians 2:8-11

And then shall the Lawless one be revealed, whom the Lord will destroy with the spirit of his mouth, and leave unemployed in the splendor of his arrival:

2 Thessalonians 3:6

And we proclaim to you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, for you to shrink from every brother walking disorderly, and not according to the doctrine which he received of us.

1 Timothy 1:6

Which some having missed turned away to vain discourse

1 Timothy 3:3

Not intoxicated, not a quarrelsome person, not occupied in sordid gain; but equitable, without fighting, exempt from avarice;

1 Timothy 3:8

Deacons likewise grave, not speaking equivocally, not holding to much wine, not occupied in sordid gain;

1 Timothy 6:6

But devotion with contentment is great gain.

2 Timothy 3:5

Having a form of devotion, and having denied its power: and these renounce.

Titus 1:15-16

All things truly pure to the pure: and to the defiled and unbelieving nothing pure; but also their mind and consciousness are defiled.

Hebrews 3:12-13

See, brethren, lest there shall be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief, in removing away from the living God.

2 Peter 2:15

Having forsaken the straight way, they were led astray, having followed in the way of Balaam son of Bosor, who loved the reward of injustice;

2 John 1:8-10

Look to yourselves, lest we should destroy what things we have wrought, but we should receive a full reward.

Jude 1:11

Woe to them for they went in the way of Cain, and were poured out in the error of Balaam for a reward, and they were destroyed in the controversy of Core.

Revelation 18:3

For of the wrath of the wine of her fornication have all nations drunk, and the kings of the earth were debauched with her, and the wholesale merchants of the earth were rich from the power of her luxury.

Revelation 18:13

And cinnamon, and perfumes, and ointment, and frankincense, and wine, and oil, and the finest wheat flour, and wheat, and cattle, and sheep, and of horses, and of chariots, and of bodies, and of souls of men,

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