5 For this cause left I thee in Crete, that thou shouldest set in order the things that are wanting,a and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed thee:

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    • b 1:5 - wanting: or, left undone
      7 For a bishop must be blameless, as the steward of God; not selfwilled, not soon angry, not given to wine, no striker, not given to filthy lucre;
      8 But a lover of hospitality, a lover of good men,b sober, just, holy, temperate;

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        • c 1:8 - men: or, things
          9 Holding fast the faithful word asc he hath been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to convince the gainsayers.

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            • d 1:9 - as...: or, in teaching