All rights reserved worldwide. iv. Vers. Cat. 33.--"But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added unto you." 4 The Spirit clearly says that in later times some will abandon the faith and follow deceiving spirits and things taught by demons. i., p. 976. Paul accuses such people as speaking lies in hypocrisy and describes them as having their conscience seared with a hot iron. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. "But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God, and his Righteousness, and all These Things Shall be Added unto You. To cauterize, burn with a hot iron; hence met: I sear. Advance your knowledge of Scripture with this resource library of over 40 reference books, including commentaries and Study Bible notes. From the beginning we were warned of the wiles of the devil, who not only prowls around as a roaring lion seeking whom he may devour, but who also comes to us as a beautiful, enticing angel of light, to deceive and defraud believers wherever possible. Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron; 1 Kings 13:18 He said unto him, I am a prophet also as thou art; and an angel spake unto me by the word of the LORD, saying, Bring him back with thee into thine house, that he may eat bread and drink water. $3.99 a month puts a library of commentaries, study notes, and Greek & Hebrew language tools right in your pocket. Want more information about Bible Gateway Plus? In 1305, King Edward I. was prevailed on by his clergy to write to Pope Clement V. to canonize Thomas de Cantelupo, bishop of Hereford, because a multitude of miracles had been wrought by his influence; In tantum, says the king, quod ipsius meritis et intercessionibus gloriosis, lumen caecis, surdis auditus, verbum mutis, et gressus claudis, et alia pleraque beneficia ipsius patrocinium implorantibus, caelesti dextra conferuntur. Behold the deep-burnt marks deform thy conscience; the appearance of them has grown up with thy vices; neither can the crimes which thou hast committed hide themselves.". What are the benefits of creating an account? To Venantius and Italica . Jeremiah 5:21 Hear now this, O foolish people, and without understanding; which have eyes, and see not; which have ears, and hear not: Jeremiah 23:14,32 I have seen also in the prophets of Jerusalem an horrible thing: they commit adultery, and walk in lies... Daniel 8:23-25 And in the latter time of their kingdom, when the transgressors are come to the full, a king of fierce countenance... Matthew 7:15 Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves. A relation of rest; 'in, ' at, on, by, etc. New King James Version (NKJV), 1 Timothy 4:2 in all English translations, NKJV, Chronological Study Bible: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV, Open Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Complete Reference System, NKJV, Abide Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV, Vines Expository Bible, Comfort Print: A Guided Journey Through the Scriptures with Pastor Jerry Vines, NKJV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NKJV, Lucado Encouraging Word Bible, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version. Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. 20. But they have given me a sad report of the frequency of your ailments. 4 Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils; 2 Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron; 3 Forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from meats, which God hath created to be received with thanksgiving of them which believe and know the truth. All your content will be saved and you can seamlessly switch devices. Having their conscience seared with a hot iron.--Better rendered, Branded in their own con-science as with a hot iron. Gregory to the lord Venantius, Patrician, and Italica his wife. And therefore he prays that this dead bishop may be added to the calendar, "that he and his kingdom may enjoy his suffrages and merit his patronage in heaven, who had the benefit of his conversation on earth." Used by permission. Thus saith the Lord; Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls.--Jer. The perfection even of the most upright creature, speaks always some imperfection in comparison of God, who is most perfect. New International Version (NIV), 1 Timothy 4:2 in all English translations, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Luke, Comfort Print, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture, NIV, The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Romans, Comfort Print. Clarke's Commentary on the Bible. 1 Timothy 4:2 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 1 Timothy 4:2, NIV: "Such teachings come through hypocritical liars, whose consciences have been seared as with a hot iron." 1 Timothy 4:2, ESV: "through the insincerity of liars whose consciences are seared," 1 Timothy 4:2, KJV: "Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron;" That we henceforth be no more children, tossed to and fro, and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the sleight of men, and cunning craftiness, whereby they lie in wait to deceive. H. Gerberding—The Way of Salvation in the Lutheran Church, 'Exercise thyself unto Godliness.' speaking lies in hypocrisy] through the hypocrisy of liars) This is construed with they shall fall away, or depart. From pseudes and lego; mendacious, i.e. --1 TIM. But behold, they are not clean in God's sight! Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. 1816. 20. You can cancel anytime during the trial period. To Venantius and Italica  . And he said, I will go forth, and I will be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets. to render unsensitive. 1 Timothy 4:2, ESV: "through the insincerity of liars whose consciences are seared," 1 Timothy 4:2, KJV: "Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron;" 3 They will prohibit marriage and require abstinence from certain foods that God has created to be received with thanksgiving by those who believe and know the truth.… Paul warned that this impending danger would cause many to fall away from the Christian faith because they foolishly paid attention to these deceitful spirits and their doctrines of demons. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. The image is drawn from the practice of branding slaves and certain criminals on their forehead with a mark. 33.--"But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added unto you." deceit. I have taken care, with due affection, to enquire of certain persons who have come from Sicily about your Excellency's health. Now, when I say this, neither do I find anything to tell you about myself, except that, for my sins, lo it is now eleven months since it has been a very rare case with me if I have been able now and then to, Matth. Learn more. From hupokrinomai; acting under a feigned part, i.e. 1 Timothy 4:2. by means of the hypocrisy of liars seared in their own conscience as with a branding iron, Ephesians 4:19. and they, having become callous, have given themselves over to sensuality for the practice of every kind of impurity with greediness. "Qua nota turpitudinis non inusta tua vita est?" Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. Multitudes of lies were framed concerning miracles wrought by the relics of departed saints, as they were termed. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the NIV Study Bible and the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition - is just a step away! Paul describes these degenerates as apostates, who both teach and spread hypocritical lies. 2 (A)speaking lies in hypocrisy, having their own conscience (B)seared with a hot iron. Try it for 30 days FREE. A primary preposition denoting position, and instrumentality, i.e.