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.

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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