Titus 1:2-12 NAS

2 in 1the hope of eternal life, which God, 2who cannot lie, 3promised a4long ages ago,

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    • b 1:2 - Lit "before times eternal"
      3 but 5at the proper time manifested, even His word, in 6the proclamation 7with which I was entrusted 8according to the commandment of 9God our Savior,

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      4 To 10Titus, 11my true child bin a 12common faith: 13Grace and peace from God the Father and 14Christ Jesus our Savior.

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      Qualifications of Elders

      5 For this reason I left you in 15Crete, that you would set in order what remains and 16appoint 17elders in every city as I directed you,

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      7 For the c22overseer must be above reproach as 23God's steward, not 24self-willed, not quick-tempered, not 25addicted to wine, not pugnacious, 26not fond of sordid gain,

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      9 29holding fast the faithful word which is in accordance with the teaching, so that he will be able both to exhort in 30sound doctrine and to refute those who contradict.

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      10 31For there are many 32rebellious men, 33empty talkers and deceivers, especially 34those of the circumcision,

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      11 who must be silenced because they are upsetting 35whole families, teaching 36things they should not teach 37for the sake of sordid gain.

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      12 One of themselves, a prophet of their own, said, "38Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, lazy gluttons."

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