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1 Timothy 1:4

nor to devote themselves to myths and endless genealogies, which promote speculations rather than the stewardship1 from God that is by faith.


[1] 1:4 Or good order

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1 Timothy 1:4, KJV

Neither give heed to fables and endless genealogies, which minister questions, rather than godly edifying which is in faith: so do.

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1 Timothy 1:4, NASB

nor to pay attention to myths and endless genealogies, which give rise to mere speculation rather than furthering the administration of God which is by faith.

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1 Timothy 1:4, NLT

4Don’t let them waste their time in endless discussion of myths and spiritual pedigrees. These things only lead to meaningless speculations,*1:4a Greek in myths and endless genealogies, which cause speculation. which don’t help people live a life of faith in God.*1:4b Greek a stewardship of God in faith.