Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

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

[and they will be] unloving [devoid of natural human affection, calloused and inhumane], irreconcilable, malicious gossips, devoid of self-control [intemperate, immoral], brutal, 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,

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, uplifted in pride, given to bitter words, going against the authority of their fathers, never giving praise, having no religion, 3 Without natural love, bitter haters, saying evil of others, violent and uncontrolled, hating all good, 4 False to their friends, acting without thought, lifted up in mind, loving pleasure more than God;


Cross References

Romans 1:31

Without knowledge, not true to their undertakings, unkind, having no mercy:

1 Timothy 3:11

Women are to be serious in behaviour, saying no evil of others, controlling themselves, true in all things.

Genesis 49:7

A curse on their passion for it was bitter; and on their wrath for it was cruel. I will let their heritage in Jacob be broken up, driving them from their places in Israel.

2 Samuel 21:1-3

In the days of David they were short of food for three years, year after year; and David went before the Lord for directions. And the Lord said, On Saul and on his family there is blood, because he put the Gibeonites to death.

2 Samuel 21:1

In the days of David they were short of food for three years, year after year; and David went before the Lord for directions. And the Lord said, On Saul and on his family there is blood, because he put the Gibeonites to death.

Psalm 22:6

But I am a worm and not a man; cursed by men, and looked down on by the people.

Isaiah 53:3

Men made sport of him, turning away from him; he was a man of sorrows, marked by disease; and like one from whom men's faces are turned away, he was looked down on, and we put no value on him.

Isaiah 60:14

And the sons of those who were cruel to you will come before you with bent heads; and those who made sport of you will go down on their faces at your feet; and you will be named, The Town of the Lord, The Zion of the Holy One of Israel.

Ezekiel 17:15-19

But he went against his authority in sending representatives to Egypt to get from them horses and a great army. Will he do well? will he be safe who does such things? if the agreement is broken will he be safe?

Daniel 8:23

And in the later years of their kingdom, when their evil doings have become complete, there will come up a king full of pride and expert in dark sayings.

Matthew 4:1

Then Jesus was sent by the Spirit into the waste land to be tested by the Evil One.

Matthew 10:21

And brother will give up brother to death, and the father his child: and children will go against their fathers and mothers, and put them to death.

Luke 10:16

Whoever gives ear to you, gives ear to me; and whoever is against you, is against me; and whoever is against me, is against him who sent me.

Luke 16:14

And the Pharisees, who had a great love of money, hearing these things, were making sport of him.

John 6:70

Then Jesus said, Did I not make a selection of you, the twelve, and one of you is a son of the Evil One?

1 Corinthians 7:5

Do not keep back from one another what is right, but only for a short time, and by agreement, so that you may give yourselves to prayer, and come together again; so that Satan may not get the better of you through your loss of self-control.

1 Corinthians 7:9

But if they have not self-control let them get married; for married life is better than the burning of desire.

1 Thessalonians 4:8

Whoever, then, goes against this word, goes against not man but God, who gives his Holy Spirit to you.

Titus 1:8

But opening his house freely to guests; a lover of what is good, serious-minded, upright, holy, self-controlled;

Titus 2:3

That old women are to be self-respecting in behaviour, not saying evil of others, not given to taking much wine, teachers of that which is good,

James 2:6

But you have put the poor man to shame. Are not the men of wealth rulers over you? do they not take you by force before their judges?

2 Peter 2:14

Having eyes full of evil desire, never having enough of sin; turning feeble souls out of the true way; they are children of cursing, whose hearts are well used to bitter envy;

2 Peter 2:19

Saying that they will be free, while they themselves are the servants of destruction; because whatever gets the better of a man makes a servant of him.

2 Peter 3:3

Having first of all the knowledge that in the last days there will be men who, ruled by their evil desires, will make sport of holy things,

Jude 1:16

These are the men who make trouble, ever desiring change, going after evil pleasures, using high-sounding words, respecting men's position in the hope of reward.

Jude 1:18

How they said to you, In the last days there will be men who, guided by their evil desires, will make sport of holy things.

Revelation 13:15

And he had power to give breath to the image of the beast, so that words might come from the image of the beast, and that he might have all those who did not give worship to the image of the beast put to death.

Revelation 13:17

So that no man might be able to do trade but he who has the mark, even the name of the beast or the number of his name.

Revelation 16:6

For they made the blood of saints and prophets come out like a stream, and blood have you given them for drink; which is their right reward.

Revelation 17:6

And I saw the woman overcome as with the wine of the blood of the saints, and the blood of those put to death because of Jesus. And when I saw her, I was overcome with a great wonder.

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