New Living Translation
They will act religious, but they will reject the power that could make them godly. Stay away from people like that!
King James Bible
Having a form of godliness, but denying the power thereof: from such turn away.
Darby Bible Translation
having a form of piety but denying the power of it: and from these turn away.
World English Bible
holding a form of godliness, but having denied its power. Turn away from these, also.
Young's Literal Translation
having a form of piety, and its power having denied; and from these be turning away,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:5 Having a form - An appearance of godliness, but not regarding, nay, even denying and blaspheming, the inward power and reality of it. Is not this eminently fulfilled at this day?
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Epistle xxx. To Narses, the Religious (Narsæ Relegioso) .
"Beware of false prophets who come disguised as harmless sheep but are really vicious wolves.
2 Thessalonians 3:6
And now, dear brothers and sisters, we give you this command in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ: Stay away from all believers who live idle lives and don't follow the tradition they received from us.
1 Timothy 4:7
Do not waste time arguing over godless ideas and old wives' tales. Instead, train yourself to be godly.
1 Timothy 4:8
"Physical training is good, but training for godliness is much better, promising benefits in this life and in the life to come."
1 Timothy 5:8
But those who won't care for their relatives, especially those in their own household, have denied the true faith. Such people are worse than unbelievers.
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