Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

False to their friends, acting without thought, lifted up in mind, loving pleasure more than God;

New American Standard Bible

treacherous, reckless, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God,

King James Version

Traitors, heady, highminded, lovers of pleasures more than lovers of God;

Holman Bible

traitors, reckless, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God,

International Standard Version

traitors, reckless, conceited, and lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God.

A Conservative Version

traitors, reckless, beclouded, lovers of pleasure more than lovers of God,

American Standard Version

traitors, headstrong, puffed up, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God;

Amplified

traitors, reckless, conceited, lovers of [sensual] pleasure rather than lovers of God,

An Understandable Version

treacherous [i.e., betrayers], reckless, conceited, [and] lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God.

Anderson New Testament

traitors, rash, conceited, lovers of pleasures more than lovers of God,

Common New Testament

treacherous, reckless, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God,

Daniel Mace New Testament

cruel, enemies to virtue, traitors, insolent, conceited, and more devoted to pleasure than to piety:

Darby Translation

traitors, headlong, of vain pretensions, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God;

Godbey New Testament

traitors, headstrong, puffed up, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God;

Goodspeed New Testament

treacherous, reckless, conceited, caring more for pleasure than for God,

John Wesley New Testament

Traitors, rash, puffed up, lovers of pleasure more than lovers of God;

Julia Smith Translation

Traitors, rash, haughty, devoted to pleasure more than loving God;

King James 2000

Traitors, reckless, conceited, lovers of pleasures more than lovers of God;

Lexham Expanded Bible

traitors, reckless, conceited, loving pleasure rather than loving God,

Modern King James verseion

traitors, reckless, puffed up, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

traitors, heady, high minded, greedy upon voluptuousness more than the lovers of God,

Moffatt New Testament

they will be treacherous, reckless and conceited, preferring pleasure to God ??5 for though they keep up a form of religion, they will have nothing to do with it as a force. Avoid all such.

Montgomery New Testament

They will hate goodness, they will be treacherous, reckless, blinded with pride, lovers of pleasure, rather than lovers of God.

NET Bible

treacherous, reckless, conceited, loving pleasure rather than loving God.

New Heart English Bible

traitors, headstrong, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God;

Noyes New Testament

betrayers, headstrong, puffed up, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God;

Sawyer New Testament

traitors, rash, boasters, lovers of pleasure more than lovers of God,

The Emphasized Bible

traitors, reckless, beclouded, lovers of pleasure more than lovers of God,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

treacherous, wilful, puffed up [with pride], lovers of pleasure more than lovers of God;

Twentieth Century New Testament

treacherous, reckless, and puffed up with pride; they will love pleasure more than they love God;

Webster

Traitors, heady, high-minded, lovers of pleasures more than lovers of God;

Weymouth New Testament

treacherous, headstrong, self-important. They will love pleasure instead of loving God,

Williams New Testament

treacherous, reckless, conceited, loving pleasure more than God,

World English Bible

traitors, headstrong, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God;

Worrell New Testament

traitors, reckless, puffed up, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God;

Worsley New Testament

headstrong, conceited, lovers of pleasure more than lovers of God,

Youngs Literal Translation

traitors, heady, lofty, lovers of pleasure more than lovers of God,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
προδότης 
Prodotes 
Usage: 3

προπετής 
Propetes 
Usage: 2

τυφόω 
Tuphoo 
be proud, be lifted up with pride, highminded
Usage: 3

φιλήδονος 
Philedonos 
Usage: 1

μᾶλλον 
Mallon 
more, rather, the more, better ,
Usage: 66

ἤ 
or, than, either, or else, nor, not tr,
Usage: 199

Context Readings

Difficult Times Ahead In The Last Days

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; 5 Having a form of religion, but turning their backs on the power of it: go not with these.


Cross References

1 Timothy 3:6

Not one newly taken into the church, for fear that, through his high opinion of himself, he may come into the same sin as the Evil One.

Romans 11:20

Truly, because they had no faith they were broken off, and you have your place by reason of your faith. Do not be lifted up in pride, but have fear;

Romans 16:18

For such people are not servants of the Lord Christ, but of their stomachs; and by their smooth and well-said words the hearts of those who have no knowledge of evil are tricked.

Philippians 3:18-19

For there are those, of whom I have given you word before, and do so now with sorrow, who are haters of the cross of Christ;

1 Timothy 5:6

But she who gives herself to pleasure is dead while she is living.

1 Timothy 6:17

Give orders to those who have money and goods in this life, not to be lifted up in their minds, or to put their hope in the uncertain chances of wealth, but in God who gives us in full measure all things for our use;

2 Peter 2:10-22

But specially those who go after the unclean desires of the flesh, and make sport of authority. Ready to take chances, uncontrolled, they have no fear of saying evil of those in high places:

Jude 1:4

For certain men have come among you secretly, marked out before in the holy Writings for this evil fate, men without the fear of God, turning his grace into an unclean thing, and false to our only Master and Lord, Jesus Christ.

Jude 1:8-9

In the same way these dreamers make the flesh unclean, having no respect for authorities, and say evil of rulers.

Jude 1:19

These are the men who make divisions, natural men, not having the Spirit.

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