Acts 6:6; 1 Timothy 4:14; 1 Timothy 5:22; 2 Timothy 1:6; Titus 1:5
They presented these men to the apostles, who prayed and laid their hands on them.
Do not neglect your gift, which was given you through prophecy when the body of elders laid their hands on you.
Do not be hasty in the laying on of hands, and do not share in the sins of others. Keep yourself pure.
For this reason I remind you to fan into flame the gift of God, which is in you through the laying on of my hands.
The reason I left you in Crete was that you might put in order what was left unfinished and appoint elders in every town, as I directed you.