1 Timothy 1:4; 1 Timothy 2:9; 1 Timothy 5:4; 1 Timothy 5:16; 1 Timothy 5:19
Neither give heed to fables and endless genealogies, which minister questions, rather than godly edifying which is in faith: so do.
In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedness and sobriety; not with broided hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array;
But if any widow have children or nephews, let them learn first to shew piety at home , and to requite their parents: for that is good and acceptable before God.
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.
Against an elder receive not an accusation, but before two or three witnesses.