|New Century Version (NCV)
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1 What I say is true: Anyone wanting to become an elder desires a good work.
1 Here is a trustworthy saying: If anyone sets his heart on being an overseer, he desires a noble task.
|Scripture taken from the New Century Version. Copyright © 1987, 1988, 1991 by Thomas Nelson, Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved. (New Century Version Online Bible)
||Scripture quoted by permission. Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. NIV®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 by Biblica. All rights reserved worldwide. (New International Version Bible Online)