1 Timothy 4:1-8 NRS

1 Now the Spirit expressly says that in later a times some will renounce the faith by paying attention to deceitful spirits and teachings of demons,

References for 1 Timothy 4:1

    • p 4:1 - Or [the last]
      2 through the hypocrisy of liars whose consciences are seared with a hot iron.
      3 They forbid marriage and demand abstinence from foods, which God created to be received with thanksgiving by those who believe and know the truth.
      4 For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected, provided it is received with thanksgiving;
      5 for it is sanctified by God's word and by prayer.
      6 If you put these instructions before the brothers and sisters, b you will be a good servant c of Christ Jesus, nourished on the words of the faith and of the sound teaching that you have followed.

      References for 1 Timothy 4:6

        • q 4:6 - Gk [brothers]
        • r 4:6 - Or [deacon]
          7 Have nothing to do with profane myths and old wives' tales. Train yourself in godliness,
          8 for, while physical training is of some value, godliness is valuable in every way, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come.