1 Timothy 2:10

“But (which becometh women professing godliness) with good works.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But (which becommeth women professing godlines) with good works.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

but rather by means of good works, as is proper for women making a claim to godliness.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

but (which becometh women professing godliness) through good works.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But clothed with good works, as is right for women who are living in the fear of God.
- Basic English Bible

but, what becomes women making profession of the fear of God, by good works.
- Darby Bible

But (which becometh women professing godliness) with good works.
- Webster's Bible

but--as befits women making a claim to godliness--with the ornament of good works.
- Weymouth Bible

but (which becomes women professing godliness) with good works.
- World English Bible

biheetinge pite bi good werkis.
- Wycliffe Bible

but -- which becometh women professing godly piety -- through good works.
- Youngs Literal Bible

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People's Bible Notes for 1 Timothy 2:10


1Ti 2:10 But (which becometh women professing godliness) with good works. There is another adorning which better becomes godly women. Let their lives be adorned by kindly, helpful deeds.

Discussion for 1 Timothy 2

  • Estil pruitt
    usurp means to override the men in church''a woman is not the husband of one wife;;let her teach her kids at home how to live ''because the man was to be working in fields or out doing gods work and prophesy means to fortell something and my man the bible has done been prophesied from beginning to end
  • A disciple
    "I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men; for kings, and for all that are in authority;" It is a strong desire of a righteous man or woman to see that mercy and truth, righteousness and peace, preside over the land and in the hearts of our Countrymen. Here is our patience and faith in the Lord Jesus Christ proven!
  • A disciple
    HI GREG; I'M GLAD WE HAVE THINGS LIKE LG. CAPS AND READING GLASSES FOR OUR AGING EYES:) I AM THANKFUL WITH YOU; JESUS LOVED US AND GAVE HIMSELF FOR US, AND DIED ON THE CROSS FOR OUR SINS, AND HAS PAID THE DEBT BY HIS OWN BLOOD. AMEN! I JUST WANT TO ADD; DON'T LET ANYONE (MAN OR SPIRIT) TELL YOU THAT YOU SIN EVERY DAY, IF YOU REALLY DON'T! JESUS HAS CLEANSED US AND BROKEN THE POWER OF SIN OVER US!
  • Greg ormsbee
    SORRY FOR CAPS I SEE BETTER WITH THEMY, I AM NOT A BELIEVER OF ONCE SAVED ALWAYS SAVED. I DO BELIEVE JESUS DIED FOR US, BUT SOUNDS DOES SATAN. WE ARE TO LIVE LIKE JESUS TAUGHT ON THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT. WE ALL SIN, JESUS IS THE EXAMPLE AN OUR SAVIOR, THE HOLY SPIRIT IS OUR GUIDE, AND WEARE TO TRY AN DONATIONS GOOD, ALL GLORY GOING TO HIM. REPENTANCE IS STILL THERE, BETWEEN YOU AN CHRIST. GODBLESS
  • Inacostlow
    Every word of God is true.god has plan,when we submit all things God says will come to pass.m heartlongs for his touch and anointing. King David did many things he should not but repented because his heart was always toward god.god blessed him forgave him smile.all of us struggle because we re in flesh but God still has plan for us to really use us. I m gonna start sngin,playing,guitar oct 12. 10
  • A disciple
    "For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus " In the exhortation is the answer for all of us who profess faith in God and love for our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: namely, that God wills for all men to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth: and while there are so many voices in the world all screaming for attention yet to us there is but One Voice Who would that all men be saved, and Who has commanded us to pray and to give thanks for them all. We must not let ourselves be deceived and drawn away by the voices of politics, or celebrity, or any of the things that the people of the world look to for their guidance, identity, purpose and righteousness, instead of Christ. There is no wisdom outside the Word of God and there is no other Saviour but Jesus. We must therefore see people like our Father sees them, and be not entangled in the affairs and the fears and politics of a world that is about to be destroyed and taken away for ever. For His ways and His thoughts are far above what any of them know. One is our Master and Leader, and we ALL are brethren!

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