Titus 1:6-9 DBY

6 if any one be free from all charge [against him], husband of one wife, having believing children not accused of excess or unruly.
7 For the overseer must be free from all charge [against him] as God's steward; not headstrong, not passionate, not disorderly through wine, not a striker, not seeking gain by base means;
8 but hospitable, a lover of goodness, discreet, a just, pious, b temperate,

References for Titus 1:8

    • b 1:8 - i.e. 'sober,' or of 'sound mind,' as ch. 2.2,5,6,12.
    • c 1:8 - Hosios, as 'holy,' Heb. 7.26.
      9 clinging to the faithful word according to the doctrine taught, that he may be able both to encourage with sound teaching and refute c gainsayers.

      References for Titus 1:9

        • d 1:9 - Elenko, as ch. 2.15, 'rebuke,' see Note, John 3.20.