1 Timothy 1:5-11 NIV

5 The goal of this command is love, which comes from a pure heart1 and a good conscience2 and a sincere faith.3

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6 Some have wandered away from these and turned to meaningless talk.
7 They want to be teachers4 of the law, but they do not know what they are talking about or what they so confidently affirm.5

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8 We know that the law is good6 if one uses it properly.

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9 We also know that lawa is made not for the righteous7 but for lawbreakers and rebels,8 the ungodly and sinful, the unholy and irreligious; for those who kill their fathers or mothers, for murderers,

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    • a 1:9 - Or "that the law"
      10 for adulterers and perverts, for slave traders and liars and perjurers--and for whatever else is contrary to the sound doctrine9

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      11 that conforms to the glorious gospel of the blessed God, which he entrusted to me.10

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