Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

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

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.

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

always learning and listening to anybody who will teach them, but never able to come to the 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.

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 these are they who go secretly into houses, making prisoners of foolish women, weighted down with sin, turned from the way by their evil desires, 7 Ever learning, and never coming to the knowledge of what is true. 8 And as James and Jambres went against Moses, so do these go against what is true: men of evil minds, who, tested by faith, are seen to be false.


Cross References

1 Timothy 2:4

Whose desire is that all men may have salvation and come to the knowledge of what is true.

2 Timothy 2:25

Gently guiding those who go against the teaching; if by chance God may give them a change of heart and true knowledge,

Deuteronomy 29:4

But even to this day the Lord has not given you a mind open to knowledge, or seeing eyes or hearing ears.

Proverbs 14:6

The hater of authority, searching for wisdom, does not get it; but knowledge comes readily to the open-minded man.

Isaiah 30:10-11

Who say to the seers, See not; and to the prophets, Do not give us word of what is true, but say false things to give us pleasure:

Ezekiel 14:4-10

For this cause say to them, These are the words of the Lord: Every man of Israel who has taken his false god into his heart, and put before his face the sin which is the cause of his fall, and comes to the prophet; I the Lord will give him an answer by myself in agreement with the number of his false gods;

Matthew 13:11

And he said to them in answer, To you is given the knowledge of the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.

John 3:20-21

The light is hated by everyone whose acts are evil and he does not come to the light for fear that his acts will be seen.

John 5:44

How is it possible for you to have faith while you take honour one from another and have no desire for the honour which comes from the only God?

John 12:42-43

However, a number even of the rulers had belief in him, but because of the Pharisees they did not say so openly for fear that they might be shut out from the Synagogue:

1 Corinthians 3:1-4

And the teaching I gave you, my brothers, was such as I was able to give, not to those who have the Spirit, but to those who are still in the flesh, even to children in Christ.

Ephesians 4:14

So that we may be no longer children, sent this way and that, turned about by every wind of teaching, by the twisting and tricks of men, by the deceits of error;

2 Timothy 4:3-4

For the time will come when they will not take the true teaching; but, moved by their desires, they will get for themselves a great number of teachers for the pleasure of hearing them;

Hebrews 5:11

Of whom we have much to say which it is hard to make clear, because you are slow of hearing.

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