2 Timothy 2:14

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers


King James Version

Of these things put them in remembrance, charging them before the Lord that they strive not about words to no profit, but to the subverting of the hearers.
New King James Version

Remind them of these things, charging them before the Lord not to strive about words to no profit, to the ruin of the hearers.
New American Standard Bible

Remind them of these things, and solemnly charge them in the presence of God not to wrangle about words, which is useless, and leads to the ruin of the hearers.
New International Version

Keep reminding them of these things. Warn them before God against quarreling about words; it is of no value, and only ruins those who listen.
The Amplified Bible

Remind [the people] of these facts and [solemnly] charge them in the presence of the Lord to avoid petty controversy over words, which does no good but upsets and undermines the faith of the hearers.
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

These things constantly be reminding them, charging them in the presence of God not to be continually wrangling about empty and trifling matters, which results in not even one useful thing, since it ruins those who hear.
Phillips’ Modern English

Remind your people of things like this, and tell them as before God not to fight wordy battles, which help no one and may undermine the faith of those who hear them.
Williams’ Language of the People

Keep on reminding men of these things. Solemnly charge them before God to stop petty debating, which does no good at all but brings destruction on those who hear it.
 
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  2. Furthering the Kingdom - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) Practical steps toward seeing the kingdom of God established among us.

  3. I Will Be Your Father - Darryl Samuels - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) God is by nature a Father and He wants a family but there are many deceptions that are designed to get us to forsake Him as our only true Father.

  4. Our Duty - Neil Girrard A word study on strife and striving that reveals what God expects of us - contains some surprising answers!
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