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1 Timothy 3:8 ESV

Qualifications for Deacons

8 1Deacons likewise must be dignified, not double-tongued,a2not addicted to much wine, 3not greedy for dishonest gain.

References for 1 Timothy 3:8

    • h 3:8 - Or devious in speech

      Study tools for 1 Timothy 3:8

      • a 3:2 - Or bishop; Greek episkopos; a similar term occurs in verse 1
      • b 3:2 - Or a man of one woman; also verse 12
      • c 3:8 - Or devious in speech
      • d 3:11 - Or Wives, likewise, must, or Women, likewise, must
      • e 3:16 - Greek Who; some manuscripts God; others Which
      • f 3:16 - Or justified
      • g 3:16 - Or vindicated in spirit