1 Timothy 1:4 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]1 Timothy 1:4, NIV: "or to devote themselves to myths and endless genealogies. Such things promote controversial speculations rather than advancing God's work--which is by faith."
1 Timothy 1:4, ESV: "nor to devote themselves to myths and endless genealogies, which promote speculations rather than the stewardship from God that is by faith."
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."
1 Timothy 1:4, NASB: "nor to pay attention to myths and endless genealogies, which give rise to useless speculation rather than advance the plan of God, which is by faith, so I urge you now."
1 Timothy 1:4, NLT: "Don't let them waste their time in endless discussion of myths and spiritual pedigrees. These things only lead to meaningless speculations, which don't help people live a life of faith in God."
1 Timothy 1:4, CSB: "or to pay attention to myths and endless genealogies. These promote empty speculations rather than God's plan, which operates by faith."