1 Timothy 1:3-7 NIV

Warning Against False Teachers of the Law

3 As I urged you when I went into Macedonia,1 stay there in Ephesus2 so that you may command certain men not to teach false doctrines3 any longer

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4 nor to devote themselves to myths4 and endless genealogies.5 These promote controversies6 rather than God's work--which is by faith.

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5 The goal of this command is love, which comes from a pure heart7 and a good conscience8 and a sincere faith.9

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6 Some have wandered away from these and turned to meaningless talk.
7 They want to be teachers10 of the law, but they do not know what they are talking about or what they so confidently affirm.11

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