2 Timothy 3:7

“Ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Euer learning, and neuer able to come to the knowledge of the trueth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

always learning and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Ever learning, and never coming to the knowledge of what is true.
- Basic English Bible

always learning, and never able to come to [the] knowledge of [the] truth.
- Darby Bible

Ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.
- Webster's Bible

and are always learning something new, and yet are never able to arrive at real knowledge of the truth.
- Weymouth Bible

always learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.
- World English Bible

and neuere perfitli comynge to the science of treuthe.
- Wycliffe Bible

always learning, and never to a knowledge of truth able to come,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Timothy 3:7


3:7 Ever learning - New things. But not the truth of God.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Timothy 3:7


2Ti 3:7 Ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth. Listening with greedy ears to every one that comes along, but never learning anything.

Discussion for 2 Timothy 3

  • 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
  • Irene123
    S. Whitten - I know a Sharon Whitten in my church; do you know if you are related? I live in San Bdno., Ca.
  • Sarah whitten
    Irene123 I AGREE WITH YOU..
  • Steve morrow
    2 TIMOTHY 3:15 AND THAT FROM A CHILD THOU HAST KNOWN THE --- HOLY SCRIPTURES --- WHICH ARE ABLE TO MAKE THEE WISE UNTO SALVATION THROUGH --- FAITH --- WHICH IS IN CHRIST JESUS
  • Steve morrow
    2 timothy 3:7 ever learning and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth romans 10:2 for I bear them record that they have a zeal of god but not according to knowledge 1 timothy 6:5 perverse disputings of men of corrupt minds and destitute of the truth supposing that gain is godliness from such withdraw thyself JOHN 3:30 HE MUST INCREASE BUT I MUST DECREASE
  • Irene123
    V. 6 - We all have friends like this - men like this also. We can witness to them but only for a short time because they don't want to hear it; they have their own way; we can PRAY for them tho' and that is more powerful in the long run; just our lives of holiness will be a witness to them. But we have to be CONSISTENT because they are watching us.

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