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- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
From which some hauing swarued, haue turned aside vnto vaine iangling,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan
For some men, straying from these things, have turned aside to fruitless discussion,
- New American Standard Version (1995)
from which things some having swerved have turned aside unto vain talking;
- American Standard Version (1901)
From which some have been turned away, giving themselves to foolish talking;
- Basic English Bible
which [things] some having missed, have turned aside to vain discourse,
- Darby Bible
From which some having swerved, have turned aside to vain jangling;
- Webster's Bible
From these some have drifted away, and have wandered into empty words.
- Weymouth Bible
from which things some, having missed the mark, have turned aside to vain talking;
- World English Bible
Fro whiche thingis sum men han errid, and ben turned in to veyn speche;
- Wycliffe Bible
from which certain, having swerved, did turn aside to vain discourse,
- Youngs Literal Bible
1:6 From which - Love and a good conscience. Some are turned aside - An affectation of high and extensive knowledge sets a man at the greatest distance from faith, and all sense of divine things. To vain jangling - And of all vanities, none are more vain than dry, empty disputes on the things of God.
1Ti 1:6 From which some having swerved. From love based on these three principles: "of a pure heart, and a good conscience, and faith unfeigned" (1Ti 1:5). Vain talking. Are engaging in idle disputes.
BSP's comment on 2013-10-29 12:24:29:
There were men who turned from the truth found in God's word and they were turning to empty things. There are so many various teachings and ideas that a person can get involved in and if they put these things above what is found in the Bible they are really pursuing these in vain.
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