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Titus 2 HNV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 But say the things which fit the sound doctrine, 1 You must teach what is in accord with sound doctrine.
2 that older men should be temperate, sensible, sober-minded, sound in faith, in love, and in patience: 2 Teach the older men to be temperate, worthy of respect, self-controlled, and sound in faith, in love and in endurance.
3 and that older women likewise be reverent in behavior, not slanderers nor enslaved to much wine, teachers of that which is good; 3 Likewise, teach the older women to be reverent in the way they live, not to be slanderers or addicted to much wine, but to teach what is good.
4 that they may train the young women to love their husbands, to love their children, 4 Then they can train the younger women to love their husbands and children,
5 to be sober-minded, chaste, workers at home, kind, being in subjection to their own husbands, that God's word may not be blasphemed. 5 to be self-controlled and pure, to be busy at home, to be kind, and to be subject to their husbands, so that no one will malign the word of God.
6 Likewise, exhort the younger men to be sober-minded; 6 Similarly, encourage the young men to be self-controlled.
7 in all things showing yourself an example of good works; in your teaching showing integrity, seriousness, incorruptibility, 7 In everything set them an example by doing what is good. In your teaching show integrity, seriousness
8 and soundness of speech that can't be condemned; that he who opposes you may be ashamed, having no evil thing to say about us. 8 and soundness of speech that cannot be condemned, so that those who oppose you may be ashamed because they have nothing bad to say about us.
9 Exhort servants to be in subjection to their own masters, and to be well-pleasing in all things; not contradicting; 9 Teach slaves to be subject to their masters in everything, to try to please them, not to talk back to them,
10 not stealing, but showing all good fidelity; that they may adorn the doctrine of God, our Savior, in all things. 10 and not to steal from them, but to show that they can be fully trusted, so that in every way they will make the teaching about God our Savior attractive.
11 For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all men, 11 For the grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all men.
12 instructing us to the intent that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we would live soberly, righteously, and godly in this present world; 12 It teaches us to say "No" to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age,
13 looking for the blessed hope and appearing of the glory of the great God and our Savior, Yeshua the Messiah; 13 while we wait for the blessed hope--the glorious appearing of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ,
14 who gave himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify to himself a people for his own possession, zealous for good works. 14 who gave himself for us to redeem us from all wickedness and to purify for himself a people that are his very own, eager to do what is good.
15 Say these things and exhort and reprove with all authority. Let no man despise you. 15 These, then, are the things you should teach. Encourage and rebuke with all authority. Do not let anyone despise you.