9 holding fast the faithful word which is in accordance with the teaching, so that he will be able both to exhort in sound doctrine and to refute those who contradict.
1 But as for you, speak the things which are fitting for sound doctrine.
7 in all things show yourself to be an example of good deeds, with purity in doctrine, dignified,
10 not pilfering, but showing all good faith so that they will adorn the doctrine of God our Savior in every respect.