1 Timothy 5:1-11 KJV

1 Rebuke not an elder, but intreat him as a father; and the younger men as brethren;
4 But if any widow have children or nephews, let them learn first to shew pietya at home *, and to requite * their parents: for that is good and acceptable before God.

References for 1 Timothy 5:4

    • g 5:4 - piety: or, kindness
      6 But she that liveth in pleasure is dead while she liveth .
      7 And these things give in charge , that they may be blameless.
      8 But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house,b he hath denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.

      References for 1 Timothy 5:8

        • h 5:8 - house: or, kindred
          9 Let not a widow be taken into the number under threescore years old, having been the wife of one man,
          10 Well reported of for good works; if she have brought up children, if she have lodged strangers , if she have washed the saints' feet, if she have relieved the afflicted , if she have diligently followed every good work.
          11 But the younger widows refuse : for when they have begun to wax wanton against Christ, they will marry ;