Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

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

A Conservative Version

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

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,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

without natural affection, trucebreakers, false accusers, without temperance, without meekness, without goodness,

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 people will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, arrogant, abusive talkers, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, 3 lacking in natural affection, unwilling to be reconciled [to their enemies], slanderers, lacking self-control, brutal, haters of what is good, 4 treacherous [i.e., betrayers], reckless, conceited, [and] lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God.


Cross References

Romans 1:31

they do not have any sense; they do not keep their promises; they fail to show natural affection; and they are merciless.

1 Timothy 3:11

Women [i.e., probably the deacons' wives], in the same way, should be serious-minded [i.e., dignified], not gossips, [but] sober-minded [see verse 2] and trustworthy in everything.

1 Timothy 3:11

Women [i.e., probably the deacons' wives], in the same way, should be serious-minded [i.e., dignified], not gossips, [but] sober-minded [see verse 2] and trustworthy in everything.

1 Timothy 3:11-3

Women [i.e., probably the deacons' wives], in the same way, should be serious-minded [i.e., dignified], not gossips, [but] sober-minded [see verse 2] and trustworthy in everything.

1 Timothy 3:11

Women [i.e., probably the deacons' wives], in the same way, should be serious-minded [i.e., dignified], not gossips, [but] sober-minded [see verse 2] and trustworthy in everything.

1 Timothy 3:11

Women [i.e., probably the deacons' wives], in the same way, should be serious-minded [i.e., dignified], not gossips, [but] sober-minded [see verse 2] and trustworthy in everything.

1 Timothy 3:11

Women [i.e., probably the deacons' wives], in the same way, should be serious-minded [i.e., dignified], not gossips, [but] sober-minded [see verse 2] and trustworthy in everything.

1 Timothy 3:11

Women [i.e., probably the deacons' wives], in the same way, should be serious-minded [i.e., dignified], not gossips, [but] sober-minded [see verse 2] and trustworthy in everything.

1 Timothy 3:11-19

Women [i.e., probably the deacons' wives], in the same way, should be serious-minded [i.e., dignified], not gossips, [but] sober-minded [see verse 2] and trustworthy in everything.

1 Timothy 3:11

Women [i.e., probably the deacons' wives], in the same way, should be serious-minded [i.e., dignified], not gossips, [but] sober-minded [see verse 2] and trustworthy in everything.

Matthew 4:1

Then Jesus was led up to the desert by the Holy Spirit in order to be put to the test by the devil.

Matthew 10:21

[At that time] a person will turn his brother over to be killed, and the father [will do the same to] his child. And children will rebel against their parents and turn them over to be killed.

Luke 10:16

The person who listens to you, [actually] listens to me. And the person who rejects you, [actually] rejects me. And the person who rejects me, [actually] rejects Him who sent me [i.e., God]."

Luke 16:14

Then the Pharisees, who loved money, heard these things and sneered at Jesus.

John 6:70

Jesus answered them, "Did I not choose [all] twelve of you, and one of you is a devil?" [Note: The word "devil" means "adversary" or "opponent"].

1 Corinthians 7:5

Do not deprive each other [of these marital rights], except by mutual agreement, so that you can spend the time in prayer. Then resume [normal sexual] relations again, so Satan is not able to tempt you [i.e., to have an affair] because of your lack of self-control.

1 Corinthians 7:9

But if they cannot control their [sexual] desires, they should get married, for it is better [for them] to marry than to burn [i.e., with sexual lust which cannot be legitimately gratified].

1 Thessalonians 4:8

So, the person who rejects [this exhortation] is not [merely] rejecting what man says but God [Himself], who gives His Holy Spirit to you.

Titus 1:8

[He must be] hospitable, someone who loves what is good, sensible, upright, devout and self-controlled.

Titus 2:3

Older women, likewise, should be reverent in their behavior, not slanderers, not addicted to much wine, teachers of what is good.

James 2:6

But you people have dishonored the poor person. Are not rich people the ones who oppress you and drag you to court?

2 Peter 2:14

Their eyes are filled with sexual lust, and they are never satisfied when it comes to sinning. They entice unstable people and have hearts trained to be greedy [i.e., they continually desire the possessions of others]. [In this condition] they are under God's curse.

2 Peter 2:19

[Although] these people promise "liberty," they themselves are slaves to corrupting influences, for people are slaves to whatever controls them.

2 Peter 3:3

First of all, you should understand that, in the final days, mockers with evil desires will come [to you] saying, mockingly,

Jude 1:16

These people are gripers and complainers, living according to their own [evil] desires, whose mouths speak boastfully, and who show partiality [toward certain people] to gain some advantage.

Jude 1:18

for they were saying to you people, "In the last times [See I John 2:18; Heb. 1:1-2] there will be mockers [arise], who will live according to their [own] ungodly desires."

Revelation 13:15

Now the [second] beast was given [the power] to give breath to the statue of the [first] beast, so that it could both speak and cause all those who refused to worship the statue of the [first] beast to be killed.

Revelation 13:17

so that no one would be able to buy or sell things without having the mark, either the name of the [first] beast or the number of his name.

Revelation 16:6

For they [i.e., the followers of the beast. See verse 2] have shed the blood of God's holy people and [their] prophets, and you have given them blood to drink because they deserved it [i.e., these persecutors deserved the punishment they received for shedding blood].

Revelation 17:6

And I saw that the woman was drunk on the blood of God's holy people and on the blood of those [who were killed] witnessing about Jesus. And when I saw her I was greatly amazed.

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