“And their word will eat as doth a canker: of whom is Hymenaeus and Philetus;”
King James Version (KJV)
2:17 And their word - If they go on, will be mischievous as well as vain, and will eat as a gangrene.
2Ti 2:17 And their word. The profane and vain babblings. Will eat as doth a canker. Eat deeper and deeper, like a gangrene. Of whom is Hymenaeus and Philetus. Heretical teachers. See 1Ti 1:20.