New International Version
You, however, must teach what is appropriate to sound doctrine.
King James Bible
But speak thou the things which become sound doctrine:
Darby Bible Translation
But do *thou* speak the things that become sound teaching;
World English Bible
But say the things which fit sound doctrine,
Young's Literal Translation
And thou -- be speaking what doth become the sound teaching;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
But speak thou the things - This is a conclusion drawn from the preceding chapter: the Judaizing teachers not only taught a false doctrine, but they led an unholy life; Titus was to act directly opposite; he must teach a sacred doctrine, and the things which become it; he must proclaim the truth, and illustrate that truth. The people must not only be well instructed, but they must be holy in their lives. Principle and practice must go hand in hand.
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1 Timothy 1:10
for the sexually immoral, for those practicing homosexuality, for slave traders and liars and perjurers--and for whatever else is contrary to the sound doctrine
He must hold firmly to the trustworthy message as it has been taught, so that he can encourage others by sound doctrine and refute those who oppose it.
1 Peter 4:11
If anyone speaks, they should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If anyone serves, they should do so with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.
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