1 Timothy 1:12; 1 Timothy 1:15; 1 Timothy 3:1; 1 Timothy 3:11; 1 Timothy 4:3; 1 Timothy 4:9; 1 Timothy 4:12; 1 Timothy 5:16; 1 Timothy 6:2
And I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who hath enabled me, for that he counted me faithful, putting me into the ministry;
This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief.
This is a true saying, If a man desire the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work.
Even so must their wives be grave, not slanderers, sober, faithful in all things.
Forbidding to marry , and commanding to abstain from meats, which God hath created to be received with thanksgiving of them which believe and know the truth.
This is a faithful saying and worthy of all acceptation.
Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity.
If any man or woman that believeth have widows, let them relieve them, and let not the church be charged ; that it may relieve them that are widows indeed.
And they that have believing masters, let them not despise them, because they are brethren; but rather do them service , because they are faithful and beloved, partakers of the benefit. These things teach and exhort .