Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

devoid of natural affection, irreconcilable, slanderous, without self-control, savage, no lovers of good,

New American Standard Bible

unloving, irreconcilable, malicious gossips, without self-control, brutal, haters of good,

King James Version

Without natural affection, trucebreakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, despisers of those that are good,

Holman Bible

unloving, irreconcilable, slanderers, without self-control, brutal, without love for what is good,

International Standard Version

unfeeling, uncooperative, slanderous, degenerate, brutal, hateful of what is good,

American Standard Version

without natural affection, implacable, slanderers, without self-control, fierce, no lovers of good,

Amplified

[They will be] without natural [human] affection (callous and inhuman), relentless (admitting of no truce or appeasement); [they will be] slanderers (false accusers, troublemakers), intemperate and loose in morals and conduct, uncontrolled and fierce, haters of good.

An Understandable Version

lacking in natural affection, unwilling to be reconciled [to their enemies], slanderers, lacking self-control, brutal, haters of what is good,

Anderson New Testament

without natural affection, implacable, false accusers, intemperate, fierce, haters of those who are good,

Bible in Basic English

Without natural love, bitter haters, saying evil of others, violent and uncontrolled, hating all good,

Common New Testament

unloving, unforgiving, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, haters of good,

Daniel Mace New Testament

villainous, unnatural, perfidious, defamers, debauchees,

Darby Translation

without natural affection, implacable, slanderers, of unsubdued passions, savage, having no love for what is good,

Godbey New Testament

without natural affections, covenant breakers, devilish, intemperate, furious, opposed to good,

Goodspeed New Testament

unfeeling, irreconcilable, slanderous, with no self-control, brutal, with no love for what is good,

John Wesley New Testament

disobedient to parents, ungrateful, unholy, Without natural affection, covenant-breakers, slanderers, intemperate, fierce, despisers of good men,

Julia Smith Translation

Devoid of natural affection, not observing treaties, accusers, ungoverned, wild, not loving the good,

King James 2000

Without natural affection, truce breakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, despisers of those that are good,

Lexham Expanded Bible

hardhearted, irreconcilable, slanderous, without self-control, savage, with no interest for what is good,

Modern King James verseion

without natural affection, unyielding, false accusers, without self-control, savage, despisers of good,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

unkind, trucebreakers, stubborn, false accusers, rioters, fierce, despisers of them which are good,

Moffatt New Testament

callous, relentless, scurrilous, dissolute, and savage; they will hate goodness,

Montgomery New Testament

without natural affection, merciless, slanderous, dissolute, and brutal.

NET Bible

unloving, irreconcilable, slanderers, without self-control, savage, opposed to what is good,

New Heart English Bible

unloving, unforgiving, slanderers, without self-control, brutal, hateful of good,

Noyes New Testament

natural affection, implacable, slanderers, incontinent, fierce, without love for what is good,

Sawyer New Testament

without natural affection, covenant breakers, slanderers, intemperate, ungentle, despisers of the good,

The Emphasized Bible

without natural affection, accepting no truce, given to intrigue, without self-control, uncivilized, unfriendly to good men,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

unnatural, implacable, slanderers, intemperate, inhuman, averse to goodness,

Twentieth Century New Testament

incapable of affection, merciless, slanderous, wanting in self-control, brutal, careless of the right,

Webster

Without natural affection, truce-breakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, despisers of those that are good,

Weymouth New Testament

destitute of natural affection, unforgiving, slanderers. They will have no self-control, but will be brutal, opposed to goodness,

Williams New Testament

lacking in love for kinsmen, irreconcilable, slanderers, having no self-control, savage, lacking in love for the good,

World English Bible

without natural affection, unforgiving, slanderers, without self-control, fierce, no lovers of good,

Worrell New Testament

without natural affection, implacable, slanderers, intemperate, fierce, no lovers of good,

Worsley New Testament

without natural affection, perfidious, false accusers, intemperate, savage, enemies to the good, traitors,

Youngs Literal Translation

without natural affection, implacable, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, not lovers of those who are good,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἄστοργος 
Astorgos 
Usage: 2

ἄσπονδος 
Aspondos 
Usage: 2

διάβολος 
Diabolos 
Usage: 32

ἀκράτης 
Akrates 
Usage: 1

ἀνήμερος 
Anemeros 
Usage: 1

Context Readings

Difficult Times Ahead In The Last Days

2 For men will be lovers of self, lovers of money, boasters, arrogant, blasphemous, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, impious, 3 devoid of natural affection, irreconcilable, slanderous, without self-control, savage, no lovers of good, 4 traitors, reckless, beclouded, lovers of pleasure more than lovers of God,


Cross References

Romans 1:31

without understanding, untrustworthy, without natural affection, implacable, unmerciful.

1 Timothy 3:11

The wives likewise, be honorable, not slanderous, without wine, faithful in all things.

Genesis 49:7

Cursed be their anger, for it was fierce, and their wrath, for it was cruel. I will divide them in Jacob, and scatter them in Israel.

2 Samuel 21:1-3

And there was a famine in the days of David three years, year after year; and David sought the face of LORD. And LORD said, It is for Saul, and for his bloody house, because he put to death the Gibeonites.

Psalm 15:4

in whose eyes a reprobate is despised, but who honors those who fear LORD, he that swears to his own hurt, and changes not,

Psalm 22:6

But I am a worm, and no man, a reproach of men, and despised by the people.

Isaiah 53:3

He was despised, and rejected by men, a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief. And as him from whom men hide their face he was despised, and we esteemed him not.

Isaiah 60:14

And the sons of those who afflicted thee shall come bending to thee. And all those who despised thee shall bow themselves down at the soles of thy feet. And they shall call thee The city of LORD, The Zion of the Holy One of Israel.

Ezekiel 17:15-19

But he rebelled against him in sending his ambassadors into Egypt that they might give him horses and many people. Shall he prosper? Shall he escape who does such things? Shall he break the covenant, and yet escape?

Daniel 8:23

And in the latter time of their kingdom, when the transgressors have come to the full, a king of fierce countenance, and understanding hidden things, shall stand up.

Matthew 4:1

Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.

Matthew 10:21

And a brother will deliver up a brother to death, and a father a child. And children will rise up against parents, and condemn them to death.

Luke 10:16

He who hears you hears me, and he who rejects you rejects me, and he who rejects me rejects him who sent me.

Luke 16:14

And the Pharisees, being lovers of money, heard all these things, and they sneered him.

John 6:70

Jesus answered them, Did I not choose you the twelve, and one of you is a devil?

1 Corinthians 7:5

Do not defraud each other except from agreement for a time, so that ye may have time for fasting and prayer. And come together again for the same thing, so that Satan not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.

1 Corinthians 7:9

But if they have no self-control they should marry, for it is better to marry than to burn.

1 Thessalonians 4:8

Therefore he who disregards, disregards not man, but God, who also gave his Holy Spirit to you.

Titus 1:8

but a lover of strangers, a lover of good, serious minded, just, devout, self-controlled,

Titus 2:3

Aged women likewise be reverent in behavior, not slanderous, not enslaved to much wine, teachers of what is good,

James 2:6

But ye have dishonored the poor man. Do not the rich exploit you, and they themselves drag you into courts?

2 Peter 2:14

having eyes full of adultery, and unceasing sin, enticing unstable souls, having a heart trained in greed, children of a curse,

2 Peter 2:19

promising them freedom, while they themselves are bondmen of corruption, for by what any man has been overcome, of this he has also been enslaved.

2 Peter 3:3

Knowing this first, that there will come at the end of the days, scoffers, proceeding according to their own desires,

Jude 1:16

These are grumblers, fault-finders, going according to their lusts, and their mouth speaks overblown things, marveling personages for the sake of advantage.

Jude 1:18

that they told you that there will be scoffers during the last time, going according to their own desires of irreverences.

Revelation 13:15

And it was given it, to give a spirit to the image of the beast, so that the image of the beast would both speak, and would make as many as would not ever worship the image of the beast be killed.

Revelation 13:17

And so that not any man can buy or sell unless having the mark--the name of the beast or the number of its name.

Revelation 16:6

Because they poured out the blood of the sanctified and prophets, and thou have given them blood to drink--they are deserving.

Revelation 17:6

And I saw the woman drunken from the blood of the sanctified, and from the blood of the witnesses of Jesus. And having seen her, I wondered with great amazement.

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