1 Timothy 1:3-7 NLT

3 When I left for Macedonia, I urged you to stay there in Ephesus and stop those whose teaching is contrary to the truth.
4 Don’t let them waste their time in endless discussion of myths and spiritual pedigrees. These things only lead to meaningless speculations, which don’t help people live a life of faith in God.

References for 1 Timothy 1:4

    • a 1:4 - Greek in myths and endless genealogies, which cause speculation.
    • b 1:4 - Greek a stewardship of God in faith.
      5 The purpose of my instruction is that all believers would be filled with love that comes from a pure heart, a clear conscience, and genuine faith.
      6 But some people have missed this whole point. They have turned away from these things and spend their time in meaningless discussions.
      7 They want to be known as teachers of the law of Moses, but they don’t know what they are talking about, even though they speak so confidently.