Bible VersionsNAS1 Timothy 2:8; 1 Timothy 2:12; 1 Timothy 3:2; 1 Timothy 3:12; 1 Timothy 5:9
1 Timothy 2:8; 1 Timothy 2:12; 1 Timothy 3:2; 1 Timothy 3:12; 1 Timothy 5:9 (New American Standard)
Therefore I want the men in every place to pray, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and dissension.
But I do not allow a woman to teach or exercise authority over a man, but to remain quiet.
An overseer, then, must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, temperate, prudent, respectable, hospitable, able to teach,
Deacons must be husbands of only one wife, and good managers of their children and their own households.
A widow is to be put on the list only if she is not less than sixty years old, having been the wife of one man,
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