1Now the Spiritspeakethexpressly,thatin the lattertimessome shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducingspirits,anddoctrines of devils;2
Speaking liesinhypocrisy;havingtheirconscience seared with a hot iron ;
3Forbidding to marry , and commanding to abstain frommeats,whichGod hath createdto be receivedwiththanksgiving of them which believeandknow the truth.4Foreverycreature of God is good,andnothing to be refused, if it be receivedwiththanksgiving:5For it is sanctifiedby the word of Godandprayer.6
If thou put the brethren in remembrance of these things, thou shalt be a goodminister of JesusChrist, nourished up in the words of faithand of gooddoctrine,whereunto thou hast attained .
7Butrefuseprofaneand old wives'fables,andexercisethyself rather untogodliness.8Forbodilyexerciseprofitethlittle :abutgodlinessisprofitableunto all things,havingpromise of the life that now is,and of that which is to come .