2 Timothy 2:16

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers

King James Version

But shun profane and vain babblings: for they will increase unto more ungodliness.
New King James Version

But shun profane and vain babblings, for they will increase to more ungodliness.
New American Standard Bible

But avoid worldly and empty chatter, for it will lead to further ungodliness,
New International Version

Avoid godless chatter, because those who indulge in it will become more and more ungodly.
The Amplified Bible

But avoid all empty (vain, useless, idle) talk, for it will lead people into more and more ungodliness.
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

But with reference to unhallowed and empty discussions, give them a wide berth, for they will progress to more impiety towards God,
Phillips’ Modern English

But steer clear of these unchristian babblings, which in practice lead further and further away from Christian living.
Williams’ Language of the People

Continue shunning worldly, futile phrases, for they lead on to greater depths of godlessness,
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  2. Error and Deception - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) The phrase “the error of Balaam” opens up what God has to say to those who live in the days of deception prior to His return.

  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.

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  6. The Word of Truth - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) Jesus’ answer to the devil’s temptation to satisfy His hunger by turning rocks into bread after having fasted for forty days holds many things we would do well to consider.
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