Loading…
1 Timothy 3:1–3

Qualifications for Overseers

The saying is vtrustworthy: If anyone aspires to wthe office of overseer, he desires a noble task. Therefore xan overseer1 must be above reproach, ythe husband of one wife,2 zsober-minded, self-controlled, respectable, ahospitable, bable to teach, not a drunkard, not violent but cgentle, not quarrelsome, dnot a lover of money.

Read More

v
w
x
1

Or bishop; Greek episkopos; a similar term occurs in verse 1

y
2

Or a man of one woman; also verse 12

z
a
b
c
d