2 Timothy 3:6

“For of this sort are they which creep into houses, and lead captive silly women laden with sins, led away with divers lusts,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For of this sort are they which creep into houses, and leade captiue silly women laden with sinnes, led away with diuers lusts,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For among them are those who enter into households and captivate weak women weighed down with sins, led on by various impulses,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For of these are they that creep into houses, and take captive silly women laden with sins, led away by divers lusts,
- American Standard Version (1901)

For these are they who go secretly into houses, making prisoners of foolish women, weighted down with sin, turned from the way by their evil desires,
- Basic English Bible

For of these are they who are getting into houses, and leading captive silly women, laden with sins, led by various lusts,
- Darby Bible

For of this sort are they who creep into houses, and lead captive silly women laden with sins, led away with divers lusts;
- Webster's Bible

Among them are included the men who make their way into private houses and carry off weak women as their prisoners--women who, weighed down by the burden of their sins, are led by ever-changing caprice,
- Weymouth Bible

For some of these are people who creep into houses, and take captive gullible women loaded down with sins, led away by various lusts,
- World English Bible

Of these thei ben that persen housis, and leden wymmen caitifs chargid with synnes, whiche ben led with dyuerse desiris, euere more lernynge,
- Wycliffe Bible

for of these there are those coming into the houses and leading captive the silly women, laden with sins, led away with desires manifold,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Timothy 3:6


3:6 Of these - That is, mere formalists.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Timothy 3:6


2Ti 3:6 For of this sort are they which creep into houses. Men of this sort are they who form a party by creeping into houses and by their seductive influences lead captive silly women. Not the sensible, pious women, but silly women already "laden with sins". Hence, easily led away.

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