Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but after their own lusts shall they heap to themselves teachers, having itching ears;


Bible References

The time

2 Timothy 3:1
BUT this know, that in the last days distressing times will come.
1 Timothy 4:1
NOW the Spirit speaketh expresly, that in the latter days some will apostatise from the faith, giving heed to spirits of delusion, and doctrines of devils;

They will

Luke 20:19
And the chief priests and the scribes sought to lay hands on him at that time; and were afraid of the people: for they knew that he had spoken this parable against them.
John 8:45
But because I tell you the truth, ye believe me not.
Galatians 4:16
Am I therefore become your enemy because I tell you the truth?


2 Timothy 3:6
For such are they who insinuate themselves into houses, and captivate weak women laden with accumulated sins, and actuated by a variety of passions,
Luke 6:26
Wo unto you, when men shall speak well of you! for just so did their fathers of the false prophets.
John 3:19
Now this is the condemnation, that the light is come into the world, and men loved the darkness rather than the light, because their deeds were evil.
2 Peter 2:1
BUT there were false prophets among the people, as there will be false teachers also among you, who wickedly introduce damnable heresies, and deny the sovereign Lord who bought them, bringing on themselves swift destruction.


Acts 17:21
Now all the Athenians and the strangers who come to sojourn there, take pleasure in spending their time in nothing else but in talking, or hearing of some novelty.

General references

John 8:45
But because I tell you the truth, ye believe me not.
John 10:5
And a stranger will they not follow, but will fly from him: for they know not the voice of strangers.
1 Corinthians 14:38
But if any man be ignorant, let him be ignorant.