2 Timothy 3:3

“Without natural affection, trucebreakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, despisers of those that are good,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Without naturall affection, trucebreakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, despisers of those that are good,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

unloving, irreconcilable, malicious gossips, without self-control, brutal, haters of good,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

without natural affection, implacable, slanderers, without self-control, fierce, no lovers of good,
- American Standard Version (1901)

Without natural love, bitter haters, saying evil of others, violent and uncontrolled, hating all good,
- Basic English Bible

without natural affection, implacable, slanderers, of unsubdued passions, savage, having no love for what is good,
- Darby Bible

Without natural affection, truce-breakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, despisers of those that are good,
- Webster's Bible

destitute of natural affection, unforgiving, slanderers. They will have no self-control, but will be brutal, opposed to goodness,
- Weymouth Bible

without natural affection, unforgiving, slanderers, without self-control, fierce, no lovers of good,
- World English Bible

cursid, with outen affeccioun, with out pees, false blameris, vncontynent, vnmylde,
- Wycliffe Bible

without natural affection, implacable, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, not lovers of those who are good,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Timothy 3:3


3:3 Without natural affection - To their own children. Intemperate, fierce - Both too soft, and too hard.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Timothy 3:3


2Ti 3:3 Trucebreakers. "Implacable" (Revised Version). Those who will not make or keep peace.

Discussion for 2 Timothy 3

  • Steve morrow
    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 --- 2 TIMOTHY 4:2 PREACH THE WORD BE INSTANT IN SEASON OUT OF SEASON REPROVE REBUKE EXHORT WITH ALL LONGSUFFERING AND DOCTRINE --- PROVERBS 15:10 CORRECTION IS GRIEVOUS UNTO HIM THAT FORSAKETH THE WAY AND HE THAT HATETH REPROOF SHALL DIE
  • 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.
  • 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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