1 Timothy 4:1-5 LEB

The Coming Apostasy

1 Now the Spirit explicitly says that in the last times some will depart from the faith, paying attention to deceitful spirits and teachings of demons,

References for 1 Timothy 4:1

      2 by the hypocrisy of liars, who are seared in their own conscience,
      3 who forbid marrying [and insist on] abstaining from foods that God created for sharing in with thankfulness by those who believe and who know the truth,
      4 because everything created by God [is] good and nothing [is to be] rejected [if it is]a received with thankfulness,

      References for 1 Timothy 4:4

        • o 4:4 - *Here "[if]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("received") which is understood as conditional
          5 for it is made holy by the word of God and prayer.