11aWomen must likewise be dignified, 1not maliciousgossips, but 2temperate, faithful in allthings.
123Deacons must be 4husbands of only onewife, and b5goodmanagers of their children and their ownhouseholds.
For those who have servedwell as deacons6obtain for themselves a chighstanding and greatconfidence in the faith that is in ChristJesus.
I am writingthesethings to you, hoping to come to you beforelong;
but din case I amdelayed, I write so that you will knowhoweone ought to conduct himself in 7the household of God, which is the 8church of 9the livingGod, the 10pillar and support of the truth.
By commonconfession, great is 11the mystery of godliness: He who was 12revealed in the flesh, Was f13vindicatedgin the Spirit, 14Seen by angels, 15Proclaimedamong the nations, 16Believed on in the world, 17Taken up in glory.