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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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The works of William Paley, Volume 4

William Paley - 1823
...qualifications required in those who should te advanced to stations of authority in the church. " A bishop must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality,vpt toteach,KOfgii,eu to wine, no striker, 4 K not greedy of filthy lucre ; but patient,...
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The Christian's pocket magazine (and Anti-sceptic)., Volume 9

1823
...them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord;' 'and this every father of a family will do, if be ruleth well his own house, having his children in subjection, with all gravity :' not swaying them with turbulence and pride, which may sour their tempers, und make them hate the...
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The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: Translated Out of ...

1824 - 429 pages
...bishops. THIS is a true saying, If a man desire the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work. 2 A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one...good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach ; 3 Not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre ; but patient ; not a brawler, not covetous...
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The Works...

William Paley - 1824
...3. " A hishop then must he hlameless, the hushand of one wife, vigilant, soher, of good hehaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach ; not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre ; hut patient, not a hrawler, not covetous : one that ruleth well his own house." "JVo striker." That...
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A Common-place-book to the Holy Bible: Or The Scriptures Sufficiency ...

John L. Locke - 1824 - 493 pages
...vain jangling. — 1 Tim. i. 4. 6. 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 behaviour (or modest) ; given to hospitality, apt to teach ; not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy...
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A third course of practical sermons

Harvey Marriott - 1824
...and his household after him, and they shall keep the way of the Lord, to do justice and judgment."* " One that ruleth well his own house, having his children in subjection with all gravity/'.f. " Teach" the words which God commands thee, " diligently unto thy children ; and talk...
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A Common-place-book to the Holy Bible: Or The Scriptures Sufficiency ...

John L. Locke - 1824 - 493 pages
...vain jangling. — 1 Tiin. i. 4. G. 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, sober, word of God, and serve tables ; wherefore, brethren, look ye out among you seven men of honest report,...
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A new family Bible, and improved version, from corrected texts of ..., Volume 3

Benjamin Boothroyd - 1824
...unruliness. For an overseer must be blameless, 7 as the steward of God ; not self-willed, not soon angry, not given to wine> no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre ; But a lover of hosŤ 8 pitality, a lover of good men, prudent, just, holy, temperate; Holding fast the...
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Scientia Biblica: Containing the New Testament, in the Original ..., Volume 3

William Carpenter - 1825
...professed a good profession before many witnesses, vi. 12. c See on 1 Tim. i. ver. 11. clause 4. a Л bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one...having his children in subjection with all gravity, 1 Tim. Ш. S — 4. And let these also first be proved ; then let them use the office of a deacon,...
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A Refutation of Every Argument Brought Against the Truth of Christianity ...

William Grisenthwaite - 1825 - 310 pages
...and lowest order, and blush for your prophane attack upon so disinterested a profession. " A Bishop must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant,...filthy lucre; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous Sgc. Likewise must the Deacons be grave, not doubletongued, not given to much wine, not greedy of filthy...
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