Titus 2:12
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English Standard Version
training us to renounce ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright, and godly lives in the present age,

King James Bible
Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world;

American Standard Version
instructing us, to the intent that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly and righteously and godly in this present world;

Douay-Rheims Bible
Instructing us, that, denying ungodliness and worldly desires, we should live soberly, and justly, and godly in this world,

English Revised Version
instructing us, to the intent that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly and righteously and godly in this present world;

Webster's Bible Translation
Teaching us, that denying ungodliness, and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and piously, in this present world;

Weymouth New Testament
training us to renounce ungodliness and all the pleasures of this world, and to live sober, upright, and pious lives at the present time,

Titus 2:12 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Teaching (παιδεύουσα)

Better, instructing or training. The saving economy of God is educative. Comp. Hebrews 12:4-11, and see on 1 Timothy 1:20.

Ungodliness (ἀσέβειαν)

In Pastorals only here and 2 Timothy 2:16. The contrary of εὐσέβεια, for which see on 1 Timothy 2:2.

Worldly lusts (κοσμικὰς ἐπιθυμίας)

The phrase N.T.o. Κοσμικὸς worldly, only here and Hebrews 9:1. On the ethical sense in κόσμος the world, see on Acts 17:24, and see on John 1:9.

Titus 2:12 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Teaching.

Matthew 28:20 Teaching them to observe all things whatever I have commanded you: and, see, I am with you always, even to the end of the world. Amen.

John 6:25 And when they had found him on the other side of the sea, they said to him, Rabbi, when came you here?

1 Thessalonians 4:9 But as touching brotherly love you need not that I write to you: for you yourselves are taught of God to love one another.

Hebrews 8:11 And they shall not teach every man his neighbor, and every man his brother, saying, Know the Lord: for all shall know me...

1 John 2:27 But the anointing which you have received of him stays in you, and you need not that any man teach you...

denying.

Isaiah 55:6,7 Seek you the LORD while he may be found, call you on him while he is near...

Ezekiel 18:30,31 Therefore I will judge you, O house of Israel, every one according to his ways, said the Lord GOD. Repent...

Ezekiel 33:14,15 Again, when I say to the wicked, You shall surely die; if he turn from his sin, and do that which is lawful and right...

Matthew 3:8-10 Bring forth therefore fruits meet for repentance...

Matthew 16:24 Then said Jesus to his disciples, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.

Luke 1:75 In holiness and righteousness before him, all the days of our life.

Romans 6:4-6,12,19 Therefore we are buried with him by baptism into death: that like as Christ was raised up from the dead by the glory of the Father...

Romans 8:13 For if you live after the flesh, you shall die: but if you through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, you shall live.

Romans 13:12,13 The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light...

1 Corinthians 6:9-11 Know you not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters...

2 Corinthians 7:1 Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit...

Galatians 5:24 And they that are Christ's have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts.

Ephesians 1:4 According as he has chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love:

Ephesians 4:22-25 That you put off concerning the former conversation the old man, which is corrupt according to the deceitful lusts...

Colossians 1:22 In the body of his flesh through death, to present you holy and blameless and unreproveable in his sight:

Colossians 3:5-9 Mortify therefore your members which are on the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence...

1 Thessalonians 4:7 For God has not called us to uncleanness, but to holiness.

James 4:8-10 Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners; and purify your hearts, you double minded...

1 Peter 2:11,12 Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul...

1 Peter 4:2-5 That he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh to the lusts of men, but to the will of God...

2 Peter 1:4 Whereby are given to us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these you might be partakers of the divine nature...

2 Peter 2:20-22 For if after they have escaped the pollutions of the world through the knowledge of the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ...

1 John 2:15-17 Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him...

Jude 1:18 How that they told you there should be mockers in the last time, who should walk after their own ungodly lusts.

live.

Psalm 105:45 That they might observe his statutes, and keep his laws. Praise you the LORD.

Ezekiel 36:27 And I will put my spirit within you, and cause you to walk in my statutes, and you shall keep my judgments, and do them.

Matthew 5:19,20 Whoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so...

Luke 1:6,75 And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless...

Luke 3:9-13 And now also the ax is laid to the root of the trees: every tree therefore which brings not forth good fruit is hewn down...

Acts 24:16,25 And herein do I exercise myself, to have always a conscience void to offense toward God, and toward men...

Romans 6:19 I speak after the manner of men because of the infirmity of your flesh...

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...

1 Peter 1:14-18 As obedient children, not fashioning yourselves according to the former lusts in your ignorance...

2 Peter 1:5-8 And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge...

2 Peter 3:11 Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought you to be in all holy conversation and godliness,

1 John 2:6 He that said he stays in him ought himself also so to walk, even as he walked.

Revelation 14:12 Here is the patience of the saints: here are they that keep the commandments of God, and the faith of Jesus.

soberly. See on

Titus 2:4 That they may teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children,

godly.

Psalm 4:3 But know that the LORD has set apart him that is godly for himself: the LORD will hear when I call to him.

2 Corinthians 1:12 For our rejoicing is this, the testimony of our conscience, that in simplicity and godly sincerity, not with fleshly wisdom...

2 Peter 2:9 The Lord knows how to deliver the godly out of temptations, and to reserve the unjust to the day of judgment to be punished:

this.

John 14:30 Hereafter I will not talk much with you: for the prince of this world comes, and has nothing in me.

John 17:14,15 I have given them your word; and the world has hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world...

Romans 12:2 And be not conformed to this world: but be you transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good...

Galatians 1:4 Who gave himself for our sins, that he might deliver us from this present evil world, according to the will of God and our Father:

Ephesians 2:2 Wherein in time past you walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air...

2 Timothy 4:10 For Demas has forsaken me, having loved this present world, and is departed to Thessalonica; Crescens to Galatia, Titus to Dalmatia.

1 John 5:19 And we know that we are of God, and the whole world lies in wickedness.

Cross References
Matthew 12:32
And whoever speaks a word against the Son of Man will be forgiven, but whoever speaks against the Holy Spirit will not be forgiven, either in this age or in the age to come.

Acts 24:25
And as he reasoned about righteousness and self-control and the coming judgment, Felix was alarmed and said, "Go away for the present. When I get an opportunity I will summon you."

1 Timothy 6:9
But those who desire to be rich fall into temptation, into a snare, into many senseless and harmful desires that plunge people into ruin and destruction.

1 Timothy 6:17
As for the rich in this present age, charge them not to be haughty, nor to set their hopes on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly provides us with everything to enjoy.

2 Timothy 3:12
Indeed, all who desire to live a godly life in Christ Jesus will be persecuted,

Titus 3:3
For we ourselves were once foolish, disobedient, led astray, slaves to various passions and pleasures, passing our days in malice and envy, hated by others and hating one another.

James 1:27
Religion that is pure and undefiled before God the Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained from the world.

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