1 Timothy 1:1-8 CSB


1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus according to the command of God our Savior and of Christ Jesus, our hope:

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      2 To Timothy, my true child in the faith. Grace, mercy, and peace from God thea Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

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          False Doctrine and Misuse of the Law

          3 As I urged you when I went to Macedonia, remain in Ephesus so that you may command certain people not to teach other doctrine

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              4 or to pay attention to myths and endless genealogies. These promote empty speculations rather than God's plan, which operates by faith.
              5 Now the goal of our instruction is love from a pure heart, a good conscience, and a sincere faith.
              6 Some have deviated from these and turned aside to fruitless discussion.
              7 They want to be teachers of the law, although they don't understand what they are saying or what they are insisting on.
              8 Now we know that the law is good, provided one uses it legitimately.