2 Timothy 3:1

“This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

This know also, that in the last dayes perillous times shall come.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But realize this, that in the last days difficult times will come.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But know this, that in the last days grievous times shall come.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But be certain of this, that in the last days times of trouble will come.
- Basic English Bible

But this know, that in [the] last days difficult times shall be there;
- Darby Bible

This know also, that in the last days perilous times will come.
- Webster's Bible

But of this be assured: in the last days grievous times will set in.
- Weymouth Bible

But know this, that in the last days, grievous times will come.
- World English Bible

But wite thou this thing, that in the laste daies perelouse tymes schulen neiye, and men schulen be louynge hem silf,
- Wycliffe Bible

And this know thou, that in the last days there shall come perilous times,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Timothy 3:1

3:1 In the last days - The time of the gospel dispensation, commencing at the time of our Lord's death, is peculiarly styled the last days. Grievous - Troublesome and dangerous.

People's Bible Notes for 2 Timothy 3:1

2Ti 3:1 A Defection from the Truth Foretold SUMMARY OF II TIMOTHY 3: False Teachers Predicted. Enemies of the Truth Described. Paul's Life Known to Timothy. His Example Commended. The Holy Scriptures. In the last days. In the last ages of the world. The expression is often used of the gospel dispensation. Perilous times. Grievous, times of distress.

Discussion for 2 Timothy 3

  • Ray321
    Romans 8:16 The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God. Glory be to God to cleanse us with his Holy Word so we can grow in Love.
  • BSP
    Verse 15: Parents want to start teaching their children about the Bible as early as possible. It's never to early for a child to learn about God.
  • Ray321
    2 Timothy 3:16 All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: Not all scripture is for us, but we can learn from it. There are scripture for Jews and there are scripture for Gentiles. It is very clear what the Word if God is talking about.
  • BSP
    Verse 12: All who choose to imitate Jesus with godly devotion will be persecuted.
  • Hannah
    I know it is all truth and awesome to know!! Praise YHWH and Yahshua Messiah!!! FOREVER!!
  • Busisiwe
    Man will be lovers of pleasure than the lovers of God and love money.We are more into entertainment than worshippers, the dance moves and attireis disgusting!!!! The materialism has taken over, the word of God has no effect in the church today. Money has became a god in the church, money demanded by force. The poor and the needy are rejected and dispised, The book of Mica 3 is clear on this matte

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