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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
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An Introduction to the Critical Study and Knowledge of the Holy ..., Volume 1

Thomas Hartwell Horne - 1825
...private character and behaviour : — If a man desireth the office of a Jiishop, he desireth a good work. A Bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one...to teach, not given to wine, no striker, not greedy ofjiliy lucre ; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous ; one that ruleth welihis own house, having...
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The Works of William Paley: With a Life of the Author, Volume 3

William Paley - 1825
...qualifications required in those who should be advanced to stations of authority in the church. " A bishop must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant,...to teach, not given to wine, no striker, not greedy ofjilthy lucre; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous; one that ruleth well his own house, having...
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The Age of Enquiry, Christian's Pocket Companion and Daily Assistant ...

Elias Smith - 1825 - 154 pages
...does not admit any to this office except he be blameless, the husband of one wife, if married at all, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality,...greedy of filthy lucre, but patient, not a brawler, nor covetous." 1 Tim. iii. Titus i. The office of bishop is not above that of a pastor, but in the...
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An Introduction to the Critical Study and Knowledge of the Holy ..., Volume 1

Thomas Hartwell Horne - 1825
...private character and behaviour: — If a man desireth the office of a Bishop, he desireth a good work. A Bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one...behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach, not given to ifine, no striker, not greedy ofjiltky lucre ; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous ; one that...
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The New Testament, arranged in chronological & historical order ..., Volume 2

George Townsend - 1825
...described. 1 This in 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 : 8 Not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre ; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous...
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The New Testament: Arranged in Chronological & Historical Order; with ...

George Townsend - 1825
...described. 1 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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Scientia Biblica: containing the New Testament in the original ..., Volume 1

William Carpenter - 1825
...as other apostles, and as the brethren of the Lord, and Cephas? 1 Cor. iz. 5. A bishop then must bo blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober,...good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach, 1 Tim. iii. 2. Forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from meats, which God hath created to...
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Scientia Biblica: Containing the New Testament, in the Original ..., Volume 2

William Carpenter - 1825
...blood, 28. This 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 behaviour, riven to hospitality, apt to teach : Not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre ; but...
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The Works of William Paley: Horace Paulinae, and tracts

William Paley, Edmund Paley - 1825
...man would draw up a feigned letter, or introduce a supposititious fact. * No. III. Chap. iii. 2, 3. " A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good be. haviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach ; not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy...
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Sermons and Tracts, Volume 1

Daniel Wilson - 1825
...God. The Apostle, in the verses preceding the text, had described the true minister as one that ruled well his own house, having his children in subjection with all gravity. In opposition to these domestic circles, he then calls the assembly of the believers in Christ, the...
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