Parallel Bible results for 2 Timothy 3:1-9

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2 Timothy 3:1-9

ESV 1 But understand this, that in the last days there will come times of difficulty. NIV 1 But mark this: There will be terrible times in the last days. ESV 2 For people will be lovers of self, lovers of money, proud, arrogant, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, NIV 2 People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, proud, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, ESV 3 heartless, unappeasable, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, not loving good, NIV 3 without love, unforgiving, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, not lovers of the good, ESV 4 treacherous, reckless, swollen with conceit, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, NIV 4 treacherous, rash, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God-- ESV 5 having the appearance of godliness, but denying its power. Avoid such people. NIV 5 having a form of godliness but denying its power. Have nothing to do with them. ESV 6 For among them are those who creep into households and capture weak women, burdened with sins and led astray by various passions, NIV 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, ESV 7 always learning and never able to arrive at a knowledge of the truth. NIV 7 always learning but never able to acknowledge the truth. ESV 8 Just as Jannes and Jambres opposed Moses, so these men also oppose the truth, men corrupted in mind and disqualified regarding the faith. NIV 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. ESV 9 But they will not get very far, for their folly will be plain to all, as was that of those two men. NIV 9 But they will not get very far because, as in the case of those men, their folly will be clear to everyone.