Parallel Bible results for 1 Timothy 5:17-25

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1 Timothy 5:17-25

RSV 17 Let the elders who rule well be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who labor in preaching and teaching; NIV 17 The elders who direct the affairs of the church well are worthy of double honor, especially those whose work is preaching and teaching. RSV 18 for the scripture says, "You shall not muzzle an ox when it is treading out the grain," and, "The laborer deserves his wages." NIV 18 For the Scripture says, "Do not muzzle the ox while it is treading out the grain," and "The worker deserves his wages." RSV 19 Never admit any charge against an elder except on the evidence of two or three witnesses. NIV 19 Do not entertain an accusation against an elder unless it is brought by two or three witnesses. RSV 20 As for those who persist in sin, rebuke them in the presence of all, so that the rest may stand in fear. NIV 20 Those who sin are to be rebuked publicly, so that the others may take warning. RSV 21 In the presence of God and of Christ Jesus and of the elect angels I charge you to keep these rules without favor, doing nothing from partiality. NIV 21 I charge you, in the sight of God and Christ Jesus and the elect angels, to keep these instructions without partiality, and to do nothing out of favoritism. RSV 22 Do not be hasty in the laying on of hands, nor participate in another man's sins; keep yourself pure. NIV 22 Do not be hasty in the laying on of hands, and do not share in the sins of others. Keep yourself pure. RSV 23 No longer drink only water, but use a little wine for the sake of your stomach and your frequent ailments. NIV 23 Stop drinking only water, and use a little wine because of your stomach and your frequent illnesses. RSV 24 The sins of some men are conspicuous, pointing to judgment, but the sins of others appear later. NIV 24 The sins of some men are obvious, reaching the place of judgment ahead of them; the sins of others trail behind them. RSV 25 So also good deeds are conspicuous; and even when they are not, they cannot remain hidden. NIV 25 In the same way, good deeds are obvious, and even those that are not cannot be hidden.