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1:14 Jewish myths. Perhaps a reference to the kinds of legends about Old Testament figures that are found in many of the apocryphal Jewish writings (1 Tim. 1:4; 4:7; 2 Tim. 4:4).
commands. These are probably related to the false teachers’ distinctive interpretations of the Jewish law (3:9; 1 Tim. 1:7; 4:3).