1:9 He must hold firmly to the faithful message as it has been taught, 1 so that he will be able to give exhortation in such healthy teaching 2 and correct those who speak against it.
1:10 For there are many 3 rebellious people, idle talkers, and deceivers, especially those with Jewish connections, 4 1:11 who must be silenced because they mislead whole families by teaching for dishonest gain what ought not to be taught.
[1:10] 3 tc ‡ The earliest and best
[1:10] 4 tn Grk “those of the circumcision.” Some translations take this to refer to Jewish converts to Christianity (cf. NAB “Jewish Christians”; TEV “converts from Judaism”; CEV “Jewish followers”) while others are less clear (cf. NLT “those who insist on circumcision for salvation”).