1 Timothy 6:1-6 ESV

1 1Let all who are under a yoke as slavesa regard their own masters as worthy of all honor, 2so that the name of God and the teaching may not be reviled.

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    • q 6:1 - Greek bondservants
      2 Those who have believing masters must not be disrespectful on the ground that they are 3brothers; rather they must serve all the better since those who benefit by their good service are believers and beloved. 4Teach and urge these things.

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      3 If anyone 5teaches a different doctrine and does not agree with 6the soundb words of our Lord Jesus Christ and the teaching 7that accords with godliness,

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        • r 6:3 - Or healthy
          4 8he is puffed up with conceit and 9understands nothing. He has an unhealthy craving for 10controversy and for 11quarrels about words, which produce envy, dissension, slander, evil suspicions,

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          5 and constant friction among people 12who are depraved in mind and deprived of the truth, 13imagining that godliness is a means of gain.

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          6 Now there is great gain in 14godliness 15with contentment,

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