1 Timothy 5:15

“For some are already turned aside after Satan.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For some are already turned aside after Satan.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

for some have already turned aside to follow Satan.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for already some are turned aside after Satan.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For even now some are turned away to Satan.
- Basic English Bible

For already some have turned aside after Satan.
- Darby Bible

For some are already turned aside after Satan.
- Webster's Bible

For already some of them have gone astray, following Satan.
- Weymouth Bible

For already some have turned aside after Satan.
- World English Bible

For now summe ben turned abak aftir Sathanas.
- Wycliffe Bible

for already certain did turn aside after the Adversary.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Timothy 5:15


5:15 Some - Widows. Have turned aside after Satan - Who has drawn them from Christ.


Discussion for 1 Timothy 5

  • Ray321
    1 Timothy 5:18 For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn. And, The labourer is worthy of his reward. The Word of God is Jesus and there for the Holy Spirit will guide us in truth for speaking the Word. We must not stop the Word.
  • Steve morrow
    1 TIMOTHY 5:20 THEM THAT SIN REBUKE BEFORE ALL THAT OTHERS ALSO MAY FEAR JEREMIAH 6:15 WERE THEY ASHAMED WHEN THEY HAD COMMITTED ABOMINATION NO THEY WERE NOT AT ALL ASHAMED NEITHER COULD THEY BLUSH THEREFORE THEY SHALL FALL AMONG THEM THAT FALL AT THE TIME THAT I VISIT THEM THEY SHALL BE CAST DOWN SAITH THE LORD
  • Irene123
    V. 21 - " ..... and the elect angels .....; this is a reference to the pastors of the churches; just as 2 Jn.1 refers to the (worldwide) church - the 'Bride' Of Christ; just as Rev.1:20 refers to the pastors of the 7 churches. I've run across some that think the elect lady and her children is an actual woman. It is indeed easy to believe 1 Jn.1 is to an individual, but Isa. 1:18 says to reason ...
  • Brianna
    Vs. 1-2

    A functioning congregation is like a family. The young ones can look to the older ones as mother, fathers, perhaps even grandparents. In many churches there is a perversion, viewing each other as sex objects. We need to view each other with purity. Any romantic feelings that may exist in the congregation should be between two mature Christians with pure intentions.
  • John
    Dear Timothy. I am truly sorry to hear about your misfortune. I pray that you are able to gather yourself together and stay strong in faith to our Lord Christ. May God bless you!
  • Bill Duckworth for verse 23
    We must not be a drunkard. That 's bible. But God, in His infinite wisdom , peppers his Holy Word with health recommendations. Here, He does also.

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