1 Timothy 3:14-16 NIV

14 Although I hope to come to you soon, I am writing you these instructions so that,
15 if I am delayed, you will know how people ought to conduct themselves in God's household, which is the church1 of the living God,2 the pillar and foundation of the truth.

References for 1 Timothy 3:15

16 Beyond all question, the mystery3 of godliness4 is great: Hea appeared in a body,b5 was vindicated by the Spirit, was seen by angels, was preached among the nations,6 was believed on in the world, was taken up in glory.7

References for 1 Timothy 3:16

    • c 3:16 - Some manuscripts "God"
    • d 3:16 - Or "in the flesh"