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2 Timothy 3:1-9 CSB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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Holman Christian Standard (CSB) New International Version (NIV)
1 But know this: difficult times will come in the last days. 1 But mark this: There will be terrible times in the last days.
2 For people will be lovers of self, lovers of money, boastful, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, unholy, 2 People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, proud, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy,
3 unloving, irreconcilable, slanderers, without self-control, brutal, without love for what is good, 3 without love, unforgiving, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, not lovers of the good,
4 traitors, reckless, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, 4 treacherous, rash, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God--
5 holding to the form of religion but denying its power. Avoid these people! 5 having a form of godliness but denying its power. Have nothing to do with them.
6 For among them are those who worm their way into households and capture idle women burdened down with sins, led along by a variety of passions, 6 They are the kind who worm their way into homes and gain control over weak-willed women, who are loaded down with sins and are swayed by all kinds of evil desires,
7 always learning and never able to come to a knowledge of the truth. 7 always learning but never able to acknowledge the truth.
8 Just as Jannes and Jambres resisted Moses, so these also resist the truth, men who are corrupt in mind, worthless in regard to the faith. 8 Just as Jannes and Jambres opposed Moses, so also these men oppose the truth--men of depraved minds, who, as far as the faith is concerned, are rejected.
9 But they will not make further progress, for their lack of understanding will be clear to all, as theirs was also. 9 But they will not get very far because, as in the case of those men, their folly will be clear to everyone.