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" A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach; not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous... "
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The Resurrection Life Study Bible

Vince Garcia - 2007 - 598 pages
...CHAPTER 3 1 This is a true saymg, If a man desire the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work. 2 the mighty power of God, But while they wondered...things which Jesus did, he said unto his disciples, 44 3 Not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre; but patient., not a brawler, ш1 covetous;...
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The Politics of Power & the Ordination of Women

Adolphus Chinedu Amadi-Azuogu - 2007 - 436 pages
...house, he saw his wife's mother laid, and sick of a fever" (Matt 8,14). 95 The relevant text says: "A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one...good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach" (KJV:lTim 3,2). 96 Bernadette Brooten, Junia. . .Outstanding among the Apostles, 141. 97 Bernadette...
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1 and 2 Timothy, Titus, and Philemon

H. A. Ironside - 1947 - 184 pages
...a clergyman of any character must have no wife. Scripture distinctly states that a bishop is to be "the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach." Those who hold the office of bishop are to be men who are interested in showing forth to others the...
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The Churches of Broad Way (the Cults)

Rod Durost - 2007 - 84 pages
...not have been a Catholic pope (Matt. 8: 14). 2. Paul said Peter had a wife (I Cor. 9:5) ITimothy 3:2 A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behavior, given to hospitality, apt to teach; VI. That the pope should be called "Holy Lord God, the...
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The Book of Daniel- A Well Kept Secret

Charles Eisenberg - 2007 - 440 pages
...Apostle Paul. "This is a true saying, If a man desire the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work. A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behavior, given to hospitality, apt to teach... Let the deacons be the husband of one wife, ruing their...
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Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers: First Series, Volume XIII St. Chrysostom

Philip Schaff - 2007 - 608 pages
...A Bishop then mast be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, soher, of good behavior, gives to hospitality, apt to teach; not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy here; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous; one that ruleth well his own house, having his children...
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Memory Verses to Live by

Deborah Callahan - 2007 - 352 pages
...Timothy 2:5-6 This is a true saying: if a man desire the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work. A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behavior, given to hospitality, apt to teach; Not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre,...
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The Forgotten Scripture

Ron Walters - 2007 - 276 pages
...1TIM. 3:1-12 THIS IS A TRUE SAYING, IF A MMJ3ESIRE THE OFFICE OF A BISHOP, fflU>ESIRES A GOOD WORK, A BISHOP THEN MUST BE BLAMELESS, THE HUSBAND OF ONE WIFE. VIGILANT, SOBER, OF GOOD BEHAVIOR, GIVEN TO HOSPITALITY, APT TO TEACH; NOT GIVEN TO WINE, NO STRIKER, NOT GREEDY OF FILTHY LUCRE;...
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HANDS OFF MY DAUGHTER (Until After Marriage)

...church? No. An elder must be the husband of one wife — a one- woman-man. "A bishop [elder, pastor] then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behavior... " (1 Timothy 3:2). Marriage and the Creation of Life Shirley and I tried to convince our...
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Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers: Second Series, Volume VI Jerome

Philip Schaff - 2007 - 564 pages
...such an one " must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, chaste, of good behavior, given to hospitality, apt to teach, not given to wine, no striker but patient."* After fully explaining the qualifications of a bishop the apostle speaks of ministers...
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