New Living Translation
They want to be known as teachers of the law of Moses, but they don't know what they are talking about, even though they speak so confidently.
King James Bible
Desiring to be teachers of the law; understanding neither what they say, nor whereof they affirm.
Darby Bible Translation
desiring to be law-teachers, not understanding either what they say or concerning what they so strenuously affirm.
World English Bible
desiring to be teachers of the law, though they understand neither what they say, nor about what they strongly affirm.
Young's Literal Translation
willing to be teachers of law, not understanding either the things they say, nor concerning what they asseverate,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:7 Understanding neither the very things they speak, nor the subject they speak of.
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Three days later they finally discovered him in the Temple, sitting among the religious teachers, listening to them and asking questions.
Dear brothers and sisters, not many of you should become teachers in the church, for we who teach will be judged more strictly.
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