When I left for Macedonia, I urged you to stay there in Ephesus and stop those who are teaching wrong doctrine.
Don't let people waste time in endless speculation over myths and spiritual pedigrees. a For these things only cause arguments; they don't help people live a life of faith in God. b
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved. (New Living Translation - The Bible Online)