But as for you, speak the things which are fitting for 1sound doctrine.
2Older men are to be 3temperate, dignified, sensible, 4sound 5in faith, in love, in perseverance.
Older women likewise are to be reverent in their behavior, 6not malicious gossips nor 7enslaved to much wine, teaching what is good,
so that they may encourage the young women to love their husbands, to love their children,
to be sensible, pure, 8workers at home, kind, being 9subject to their own husbands, 10so that the word of God will not be dishonored.
Likewise urge 11the young men to be sensible;
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