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 know this, that in the last days perilous times will come;
1 Timothy 4:1
But the Spirit expressly saith, that in later times, some will fall away from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and to teachings of demons,

They will

Luke 20:19
And the scribes and the high priests sought to lay hands on Him in that very hour; and they feared the people; for they knew that He spake the parable against them.
John 8:45
And, because I speak the truth, ye believe Me not.
Galatians 4:16
So, then, have I become your enemy, because I tell you the truth?


2 Timothy 3:6
For of these are those who creep into houses, and lead captive silly women laden with sins, and led on by manifold desires,
Luke 6:26
"Woe to you when all men speak well of you; for in this same manner were their fathers wont to do to the false prophets.
John 3:19
And this is the judgment, that the Light hath come into the world, and men loved the darkness rather than the Light; for their works were evil.
2 Peter 2:1
But there arose false prophets also among the people, as among you also there will be false teachers, who, indeed, will stealthily bring in destructive heresies, denying even the Master Who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction:


Acts 17:21
Now all Athenians and the sojourning foreigners were wont to spend their leisure in nothing else, than either to tell or to hear something new.

General references

John 8:45
And, because I speak the truth, ye believe Me not.
John 10:5
But a stranger they will in no wise follow, but will flee from him; because they know not the voice of strangers."
1 Corinthians 14:38
but, if any is ignorant, let him be ignorant.