Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

ever learning and never able to come to knowledge of truth.

New American Standard Bible

always learning and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

King James Version

Ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

Holman Bible

always learning and never able to come to a knowledge of the truth.

International Standard Version

These women are always studying but are never able to arrive at a full knowledge of the truth.

American Standard Version

ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

Amplified

[These weak women will listen to anybody who will teach them]; they are forever inquiring and getting information, but are never able to arrive at a recognition and knowledge of the Truth.

An Understandable Version

They are constantly learning and [yet] never able to arrive at a [full] knowledge of the truth.

Anderson New Testament

that are always learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

Bible in Basic English

Ever learning, and never coming to the knowledge of what is true.

Common New Testament

always learning and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and by lending an assiduous ear to such lessons, render it impossible they should ever be acquainted with the truth.

Darby Translation

always learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

Godbey New Testament

always learning, and never able to come into the perfect knowledge of the truth.

Goodspeed New Testament

always ready to learn but never able to comprehend the truth.

John Wesley New Testament

Ever learning and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

Julia Smith Translation

Always learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

King James 2000

Ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

always learning and never able to come to a knowledge of the truth.

Modern King James verseion

ever learning and never able to come to the full knowledge of the truth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

ever learning, and never able to come unto the knowledge of the truth.

Moffatt New Testament

who are always curious to learn and never able to attain the knowledge of the Truth.

Montgomery New Testament

and led captive by ever-changing impulses, are always learning but never able to arrive at knowledge of truth.

NET Bible

Such women are always seeking instruction, yet never able to arrive at a knowledge of the truth.

New Heart English Bible

always learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

Noyes New Testament

ever learning, and never able to come to the full knowledge of the truth.

Sawyer New Testament

always learning and never able to come to a knowledge of the truth.

The Emphasized Bible

Ever learning and never, unto a personal knowledge of truth, able to come;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

always learning, yet never able to attain unto the knowledge of truth.

Twentieth Century New Testament

are always learning, and yet never able to attain to a real knowledge of the Truth.

Webster

Ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

Weymouth New Testament

and are always learning something new, and yet are never able to arrive at real knowledge of the truth.

Williams New Testament

who are always trying to learn but never able to come to a full knowledge of the truth.

World English Bible

always learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

Worrell New Testament

always learning, and never able to come to the full knowledge of the truth.

Worsley New Testament

and led away by various lusts, always learning and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.

Youngs Literal Translation

always learning, and never to a knowledge of truth able to come,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
πάντοτε 
Pantote 
Usage: 30

μανθάνω 
manthano 
Usage: 20

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

μηδέποτε 
medepote 
Usage: 1

δύναμαι 
Dunamai 
can , cannot , be able, may , able,
Usage: 140

to come
ἔρχομαι 
Erchomai 
come, go, , vr come
Usage: 424

to
εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the knowledge
ἐπίγνωσις 
Epignosis 
Usage: 20

Images 2 Timothy 3:7

Prayers for 2 Timothy 3:7

Context Readings

Difficult Times Ahead In The Last Days

6 for from these are those who creep into houses, and take captive petty women laden with sins, being led away by various impulses, 7 ever learning and never able to come to knowledge of truth. 8 And by which way Jannes and Jambres opposed Moses, so also do these oppose the truth. Men corrupted in mind, worthless about the faith.


Cross References

1 Timothy 2:4

who wants all men to be saved and to come to knowledge of truth.

2 Timothy 2:25

in mildness correcting those who oppose. Perhaps God may grant them repentance for recognition of the truth,

Deuteronomy 29:4

yet LORD has not given you a heart to know, and eyes to see, and ears to hear, to this day.

Proverbs 14:6

A scoffer seeks wisdom, and [finds it] not, but knowledge is easy to him who has understanding.

Isaiah 30:10-11

who say to the seers, Do not see, and to the prophets, Do not prophesy to us right things. Speak to us smooth things. Prophesy deceits.

Ezekiel 14:4-10

Therefore speak to them, and say to them, Thus says lord LORD: Every man of the house of Israel who takes his idols into his heart, and puts the stumbling block of his iniquity before his face, and comes to the prophet, I LORD will

Matthew 13:11

And having answered, he said to them, Because it has been given to you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of the heavens, but to those men it has not been given.

John 3:20-21

For every man who does evil hates the light, and does not come to the light, so that his works may not be exposed.

John 5:44

How can ye believe, who receive glory from each other, and seek not the glory from the only God?

John 12:42-43

Yet, nevertheless, even many of the rulers believed in him, but because of the Pharisees they did not confess, so that they would not become excommunicated from the synagogue,

1 Corinthians 3:1-4

And I, brothers, could not speak to you as to spiritual, but as to carnal, as to the childlike in Christ.

Ephesians 4:14

So that we may no longer be childish, tossed about and carried about by every wind of doctrine by the trickery of men in craftiness with the methodology of error.

2 Timothy 4:3-4

For there will be time when they will not tolerate sound doctrine, but they will accumulate teachers to themselves according to their own desires, who tickle the ear,

Hebrews 5:11

About whom, much subject matter from us is also difficult to explain, since ye have become sluggish in hearing.

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