1 Timothy 1:10; 1 Timothy 3:1; 1 Timothy 3:5; 1 Timothy 5:4; 1 Timothy 5:8; 1 Timothy 5:16; 1 Timothy 6:3
For whoremongers, for them that defile themselves with mankind, for menstealers, for liars, for perjured persons, and if there be any other thing that is contrary to sound doctrine;
This is a true saying, If a man desire the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work.
(For if a man know not how to rule his own house, how shall he take care of the church of God?)
But if any widow have children or nephews, let them learn first to shew piety at home, and to requite their parents: for that is good and acceptable before God.
But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house, he hath denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.
If any man or woman that believeth have widows, let them relieve them, and let not the church be charged; that it may relieve them that are widows indeed.
If any man teach otherwise, and consent not to wholesome words, even the words of our Lord Jesus Christ, and to the doctrine which is according to godliness;