1 Timothy 4:11-16 LEB

11 Command these [things] and teach [them].
12 Let no one look down on your youth, but be an example for the believers in word, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity.
13 Until I come, pay attention to the [public] reading,a to exhortation, to teaching.

References for 1 Timothy 4:13

    • u 4:13 - Many English translations supply "of scripture" here to clarify what is to be read aloud
      14 Do not neglect the gift [that is] in you, that was granted to you through prophecy with the laying on of hands by the council of elders.
      15 Practice these [things]. Be [diligent]b in these [things], in order that your progress may be evident to everyone.

      References for 1 Timothy 4:15

        • v 4:15 - Literally "be in these [things]," though most English versions supply a predicate here
          16 Fix [your] attention on yourself and on your teaching. Continue in them, for [by]c doing this you will save both yourself and those who hear you.

          References for 1 Timothy 4:16

            • w 4:16 - *Here "[by]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("doing") which is understood as means