1 Timothy 2:1; 1 Timothy 2:8; 1 Timothy 3:2; 1 Timothy 5:14
First of all, then, I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men,
Therefore I want the men in every place to pray, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and dissension.
An overseer, then, must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, temperate, prudent, respectable, hospitable, able to teach,
Therefore, I want younger widows to get married, bear children, keep house, and give the enemy no occasion for reproach;