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

  • A disciple
    BSP; In seeing all these things coming to pass, and threatening more and more; we find ourselves like Habakkuk the Prophet; crying to the Lord in anguish over the unbelievable perversion and lawlessness consuming the earth all around us. Habakkuk 1:1-4 All the words and experiences in God of the Saints and Prophets who went before us, and the good examples of their lives, are all for our support!
  • BSP
    Verse 1: The last days are described as perilous or dangerous. We are surrounded by dangerous conditions and this indicates that this system is in its "last days" before it is adversely judged by Jehovah God.
  • 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.
  • 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!!

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