Bible VersionsNIVTitus 1:5; Titus 1:7
Titus 1:5; Titus 1:7 (New International Version)
The reason I left you in Crete was that you might straighten out what was left unfinished and appoint elders in every town, as I directed you.
Since an overseer is entrusted with God's work, he must be blameless--not overbearing, not quick-tempered, not given to drunkenness, not violent, not pursuing dishonest gain.
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