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 there will be difficult times;
1 Timothy 4:1
Now the Spirit expressly saith, that in latter times some shall apostatize from the faith, attending to seducing spirits,

They will

Luke 20:19
And the chief priests and the scribes would have laid hands on Him at that very time, but were afraid of the people: for they perceived that He had spoken this parable against them.
John 8:45
And because I say the truth, ye believe me not. Which of you convicteth me of sin?
Galatians 4:16
And am I become your enemy for telling you the truth?


2 Timothy 3:6
For of these are they who insinuate themselves into families, and captivate weak women, that are laden with sins,
Luke 6:26
Wo unto you when all men speak well of you; for their fathers did the same to the false prophets.
John 3:19
And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.
2 Peter 2:1
But there were indeed false prophets among the people of old, as there will be also among you false teachers, who will privately introduce pernicious heresies, denying even the Lord that bought them, and bringing upon themselves swift destruction,


Acts 17:21
(Now all the Athenians, and strangers sojourning among them, spent their time in nothing else, but to tell or to hear something new.)

General references

John 8:45
And because I say the truth, ye believe me not. Which of you convicteth me of sin?
John 10:5
But they will not follow a stranger, but will flee from him; because they know not the voice of strangers.
1 Corinthians 14:38
But if any will be ignorant, let him be ignorant.