1 Timothy 5:2
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English Standard Version
older women as mothers, younger women as sisters, in all purity.

King James Bible
The elder women as mothers; the younger as sisters, with all purity.

American Standard Version
the elder women as mothers; the younger as sisters, in all purity.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Old women, as mothers: young women, as sisters, in all chastity.

English Revised Version
the elder women as mothers; the younger as sisters, in all purity.

Webster's Bible Translation
The elder women as mothers; the younger as sisters, with all purity.

Weymouth New Testament
the elder women too as mothers, and the younger women as sisters, with perfect modesty.

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Vincent's Word Studies

The elder women (πρεσβυτέρας)

N.T.o. Comp. πρεσβύτιδας aged women, Titus 2:3. The word indicates distinction in age merely, although some think that it points to an official position which is further referred to in the following directions concerning widows.

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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

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1 Timothy 5:3 Honor widows that are widows indeed.

Matthew 12:50 For whoever shall do the will of my Father which is in heaven, the same is my brother, and sister, and mother.

John 19:26,27 When Jesus therefore saw his mother, and the disciple standing by, whom he loved, he said to his mother, Woman, behold your son!...

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1 Timothy 4:12 Let no man despise your youth; but be you an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith...

Philippians 4:8 Finally, brothers, whatever things are true, whatever things are honest, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure...

1 Thessalonians 5:22 Abstain from all appearance of evil.

2 Timothy 2:22 Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.

Cross References
1 Timothy 5:1
Do not rebuke an older man but encourage him as you would a father, younger men as brothers,

1 Timothy 5:3
Honor widows who are truly widows.

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