1 Timothy 1:15; 1 Timothy 3:1; 1 Timothy 4:5-6; 1 Timothy 4:9; 1 Timothy 4:12; 1 Timothy 5:17; 1 Timothy 6:3
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.
For it is sanctified by the word of God and prayer.
If thou put the brethren in remembrance of these things, thou shalt be a good minister of Jesus Christ, nourished up in the words of faith and of good doctrine, whereunto thou hast attained .
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.
Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honour, especially they who labour in the word and doctrine.
If any man teach otherwise , and consent not to wholesome words, even the words of our Lord Jesus Christ, and to the doctrine which is according to godliness;