Jamieson, Fausset, and Brown
Jewish fables—(See on I Timothy 1:4; I Timothy 4:7; II Timothy 4:4). These formed the transition stage to subsequent Gnosticism; as yet the error was but profitless, and not tending to godliness, rather than openly opposed to the faith.
commandments of men—as to ascetic abstinence (Titus 1:15; Mark 7:7-9; Colossians 2:16, Colossians 2:20-23; I Timothy 4:3).
that turn from the truth—whose characteristic is that they turn away from the truth (II Timothy 4:4).
Other Jamieson, Fausset, and Brown entries containing Titus 1:14:
1 Timothy 1:4
1 Timothy 1:7
1 Timothy 1:8
1 Timothy 4:1
1 Timothy 4:3
1 Timothy 4:7
1 Timothy 6:5
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