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1 Timothy 4

CJB 1 The Spirit expressly states that in the acharit-hayamim some people will apostatize from the faith by paying attention to deceiving spirits and things taught by demons. NIV 1 The Spirit clearly says that in later times some will abandon the faith and follow deceiving spirits and things taught by demons. CJB 2 Such teachings come from the hypocrisy of liars whose own consciences have been burned, as if with a red-hot branding iron. NIV 2 Such teachings come through hypocritical liars, whose consciences have been seared as with a hot iron. CJB 3 They forbid marriage and require abstinence from foods which God created to be eaten with thanksgiving by those who have come to trust and to know the truth. NIV 3 They forbid people to marry and order them to abstain from certain foods, which God created to be received with thanksgiving by those who believe and who know the truth. CJB 4 For everything created by God is good, and nothing received with thanksgiving needs to be rejected, NIV 4 For everything God created is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving, CJB 5 because the word of God and prayer make it holy. NIV 5 because it is consecrated by the word of God and prayer. CJB 6 If you present all this to the brothers, you will be serving the Messiah Yeshua well; it will show that you have digested the words of the faith and of the good teaching which you have followed. NIV 6 If you point these things out to the brothers, you will be a good minister of Christ Jesus, brought up in the truths of the faith and of the good teaching that you have followed. CJB 7 But refuse godless bubbe-meises, and exercise yourself in godliness. NIV 7 Have nothing to do with godless myths and old wives' tales; rather, train yourself to be godly. CJB 8 For although physical exercise does have some value, godliness is valuable for everything, since it holds promise both for the present life and for the life to come. NIV 8 For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come. CJB 9 Here is a statement you can trust, one that fully deserves to be accepted NIV 9 This is a trustworthy saying that deserves full acceptance CJB 10 (indeed, it is for this that we toil and strive): we have our hope set on a living God who is the deliverer of all humanity, especially of those who trust. NIV 10 (and for this we labor and strive), that we have put our hope in the living God, who is the Savior of all men, and especially of those who believe. CJB 11 Command these things and teach them. NIV 11 Command and teach these things. CJB 12 Don't let anyone look down on you because of your youth; on the contrary, set the believers an example in your speech, behavior, love, trust and purity. NIV 12 Don't let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in life, in love, in faith and in purity. CJB 13 Until I come, pay attention to the public reading of the Scriptures. NIV 13 Until I come, devote yourself to the public reading of Scripture, to preaching and to teaching. CJB 14 Do not neglect your gift, which you were given through a prophecy when the body of elders gave you s'mikhah. NIV 14 Do not neglect your gift, which was given you through a prophetic message when the body of elders laid their hands on you. CJB 15 Be diligent about this work, throw yourself into it, so that your progress may be clear to everyone. NIV 15 Be diligent in these matters; give yourself wholly to them, so that everyone may see your progress. CJB 16 Pay attention to yourself and to the teaching, continue in it, for by so doing you will deliver both yourself and those who hear you. NIV 16 Watch your life and doctrine closely. Persevere in them, because if you do, you will save both yourself and your hearers.