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;
2 Timothy 3:1
But of this be assured: in the last days grievous times will set in.
1 Timothy 4:1
Now the Spirit expressly declares that in later times some will fall away from the faith, giving heed to deceiving spirits and the teachings of demons;
At this the Scribes and the High Priests wanted to lay hands on Him, then and there; only they were afraid of the people. For they saw that in this parable He had referred to them.
But because I speak the truth, you do not believe me.
Can it be that I have become your enemy through speaking the truth to you?
2 Timothy 3:6
Among them are included the men who make their way into private houses and carry off weak women as their prisoners--women who, weighed down by the burden of their sins, are led by ever-changing caprice,
"Alas for you when men shall all have spoken well of you; for that is just the way their forefathers behaved to the false Prophets!
And this is the test by which men are judged--the Light has come into the world, and men loved the darkness more than they loved the Light, because their deeds were wicked.
2 Peter 2:1
But there were also false prophets among the people, as there will be teachers of falsehood among you also, who will cunningly introduce fatal divisions, disowning even the Sovereign Lord who has redeemed them, and bringing on themselves swift destruction.
(For all the Athenians and their foreign visitors used to devote their whole leisure to telling or hearing about something new.)