3 The saying is vtrustworthy: If anyone aspires to wthe office of overseer, he desires a noble task. 2 Therefore xan overseer1 must be above reproach, ythe husband of one wife,2 zsober-minded, self-controlled, respectable, ahospitable, bable to teach,
Or bishop; Greek episkopos; a similar term occurs in verse 1
Or a man of one woman; also verse 12
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