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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... "
The General Baptist repository, and Missionary observer [afterw.] The ... - Page 41
1844
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Cobbett's Weekly Register, Volume 43

William Cobbett - 1822
...saying, If a To TUB PEOIT.IJ OF ENGLAND. wan desire tfae office of a Bishop, he desireth a good work. A Bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one...not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy iucre ; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous; one that ruleth well his own house, having his children...
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The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other ...

Episcopal Church - 1822 - 332 pages
...Tim. iii. I. THIS is a true saying, If a man desire the office of a Bishop, he desircth a good work. A Bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one...to teach, not given to wine, no striker, not greedy ol filthy lucre, but patient, not brawler, not covetous ; one that ruleth well his own house, having...
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A Summary of Christian Faith and Practice Confirmed by References to the ...

E. J. Burrow - 1822
...suddenly on no man, neither be partaker of other men's sins : keep thyself pure. ITim.iii. 2.7 — 9. A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one...sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to tcach : Moreover lie must have a good report of them which are without ; lest he fall into reproach,...
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Horę Paulinę: Or, The Truth of the Scripture History of St. Paul ..., Volume 1

William Paley - 1822 - 247 pages
...if she have washed the saints' feet, if she have relieved the afflicted. No. III. Chap. iii. 2, 3. "A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one...vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality, apttoteach; not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre j but patient, not a brawler,...
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An exposition of the Creed, ed. by C. Bradley

John Pearson (bp. of Chester.) - 1822
...the same is my brother," Matt. xii. 50. If it be required of a bishop in the church of God, to be " one that ruleth well his own house, having his children in subjection with all gravity ;" what obedience must be due, what subjection must be paid, unto the Father of the family ? The same...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine, Volume 42

1819
...wives and children to conform to vain customs, whether of amusements, or apparel. "A minister must be one that ruleth well his own house, having his children in subjection with alj gravity," 1 Tim. iii. 4. 21. Do not disappoint any place which you are to supply; when people that...
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A Summary of Christian Faith and Practice Confirmed by References to the ...

Edward John Burrow - 1822
...iii. I, 2. This is a true saying, If a man desire the office of a bishop, he desircth a good work. A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, dober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach. I Tim. iv. 13 — 15. Till I come, give...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

1839
...and Class-Leader ; and in both offices he was made the instrument of much good. Mr. Potter " ruled well his own house, having his children in subjection with all gravity ; " and his daughter was wont to make touching allusion to the influence which her father's instructions...
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The works of William Paley, Volume 4

William Paley - 1823
...should he eat," i. e. at No. III. Chap. iii. 2, 3. " A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of oue wife, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to...not covetous : one that ruleth well his own house." " No striker:" That is the article which I single out from the collection as evincing the antiquity...
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The Crimes of the Clergy, Or, The Pillars of Priest-craft Shaken: With an ...

William Benbow - 1823 - 341 pages
...and by deed ; to tread in the steps of Jesus ; to be blameless, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre, but patient ; not a brawler, nor covetous, one that takes care of the Church of Go 1 ; to labour and to suffer reproach, trusting...
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