New Living Translation
In the same way, their wives must be respected and must not slander others. They must exercise self-control and be faithful in everything they do.
King James Bible
Even so must their wives be grave, not slanderers, sober, faithful in all things.
Darby Bible Translation
The women in like manner grave, not slanderers, sober, faithful in all things.
World English Bible
Their wives in the same way must be reverent, not slanderers, temperate, faithful in all things.
Young's Literal Translation
Women -- in like manner grave, not false accusers, vigilant, faithful in all things.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:11 Faithful in all things - Both to God, their husbands, and the poor.
LibraryThe Unity of the Divine Essence, and the Trinity of Persons.
Deut. vi. 4.--"Hear O Israel the Lord our God is one Lord."--1 John v. 7. "There are three that bear record in heaven, the Father, the Word, and the Holy Ghost, and these three are one." "Great is the mystery of godliness," 1 Tim. iii. 16. Religion and true godliness is a bundle of excellent mysteries--of things hid from the world, yea, from the wise men of the world, (1 Cor. ii. 6.) and not only so, but secrets in their own nature, the distinct knowledge whereof is not given to saints in this estate …
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The Servant's Triumph
Their lives became full of every kind of wickedness, sin, greed, hate, envy, murder, quarreling, deception, malicious behavior, and gossip.
1 Timothy 3:2
So an elder must be a man whose life is above reproach. He must be faithful to his wife. He must exercise self-control, live wisely, and have a good reputation. He must enjoy having guests in his home, and he must be able to teach.
2 Timothy 3:3
They will be unloving and unforgiving; they will slander others and have no self-control. They will be cruel and hate what is good.
Similarly, teach the older women to live in a way that honors God. They must not slander others or be heavy drinkers. Instead, they should teach others what is good.
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