Titus 2:5-15 NIV

5 to be self-controlled1 and pure, to be busy at home,2 to be kind, and to be subject to their husbands,3 so that no one will malign the word of God.4

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      6 Similarly, encourage the young men5 to be self-controlled.6

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          7 In everything set them an example7 by doing what is good.8 In your teaching show integrity, seriousness

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              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

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              9 Teach slaves to be subject to their masters in everything,10 to try to please them, not to talk back to them,

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              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 Savior11 attractive.12

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              11 For the grace13 of God that brings salvation has appeared14 to all men.15

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              12 It teaches us to say "No" to ungodliness and worldly passions,16 and to live self-controlled,17 upright and godly lives18 in this present age,

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                  13 while we wait for the blessed hope--the glorious appearing19 of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ,20

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                  14 who gave himself for us21 to redeem us from all wickedness22 and to purify23 for himself a people that are his very own,24 eager to do what is good.25

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                  15 These, then, are the things you should teach. Encourage and rebuke with all authority. Do not let anyone despise you.