2 Timothy 3:9

“But they shall proceed no further: for their folly shall be manifest unto all men, as theirs also was.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But they shal proceede no further: for their folly shall be manifest vnto all men, as theirs also was.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But they will not make further progress; for their folly will be obvious to all, just as Jannes's and Jambres's folly was also.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But they shall proceed no further. For their folly shall be evident unto all men, as theirs also came to be.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But they will go no farther: for their foolish behaviour will be clear to all men, as theirs was in the end.
- Basic English Bible

But they shall not advance farther; for their folly shall be completely manifest to all, as that of those also became.
- Darby Bible

But they shall proceed no further: for their folly will be manifest to all men, as theirs also was.
- Webster's Bible

But they will have no further success; for their folly will be as clearly manifest to all men, as that of the opponents of Moses came to be.
- Weymouth Bible

But they will proceed no further. For their folly will be evident to all men, as theirs also came to be.
- World English Bible

But ferthere thei schulen not profite, for the vnwisdom of hem schal be knowun to alle men, as hern was.
- Wycliffe Bible

but they shall not advance any further, for their folly shall be manifest to all, as theirs also did become.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Timothy 3:9


3:9 They shall proceed no farther - In gaining proselytes.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Timothy 3:9


2Ti 3:9 They shall proceed no further. They shall be exposed, and their folly shall be manifest unto all [men], their folly revealed to prevent them from further success. As theirs also was. As Jannes and Jambres could not stand before Moses, these men shall fail before the truth.

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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