2 Timothy 3:1-9 DBY

1 But this know, that in [the] last days difficult times shall be there;
2 for men shall be lovers of self, lovers of money, boastful, arrogant, evil speakers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, a profane,

References for 2 Timothy 3:2

    • y 3:2 - Or 'ungracious.' Cf. Luke 6.35.
      3 without natural affection, implacable, slanderers, of unsubdued passions, savage, having no love for what is good, b

      References for 2 Timothy 3:3

        • z 3:3 - Or 'the good' (persons).
          4 traitors, headlong, of vain pretensions, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God;
          5 having a form of piety but denying the power of it: and from these turn away.
          6 For of these are they who are getting into houses, and leading captive silly women, laden with sins, led by various lusts,
          7 always learning, and never able to come to [the] knowledge c of [the] truth.

          References for 2 Timothy 3:7

            • w 3:7 - Clear, full knowledge or acknowledgment, epignosis.
              8 Now in the same manner in which Jannes and Jambres withstood Moses, thus these also withstand the truth; men corrupted in mind, found worthless as regards the faith. d

              References for 2 Timothy 3:8

                • { 3:8 - Or 'as regards faith.'
                  9 But they shall not advance farther; for their folly shall be completely manifest to all, as that of those also became.