Book #56/50 — Titus
List of Chapters for Titus (3 chapters) (46 verses)
(bc:1130/201) Chapter 1–Liars chapter–Lying–deceiving–lack of truth–speaking falsely for sordid gain
(bc:1131/202) Chapter 2–Commands for Godly living while waiting for Jesus Return
(bc:1132/203) Chapter 3–Keep up the good deeds
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(bc#1130/ntc#201) Titus 1 — Liars chapter–Lying–deceiving–lack of truth–speaking falsely for sordid gain (16 verses)
(29894.1.6749) Titus 1:1 Paul, a servant of God, and an apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God’s elect, and the acknowledging of the truth which is after godliness;
(29895.2.6750) 1:2 In hope of eternal life, which God, that cannot lie, promised before the world began;
(29896.3.6751) 1:3 But hath in due times manifested his word through preaching, which is committed unto me according to the commandment of God our Saviour;
(29897.4.6752) 1:4 To Titus, mine own son after the common faith: Grace, mercy, and peace, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ our Saviour.
(29898.5.6753) 1:5 For this cause left I thee in Crete, that thou shouldest set in order the things that are wanting, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed thee:
(29899.6.6754) 1:6 If any be blameless, the husband of one wife, having faithful children not accused of riot or unruly.
(29900.7.6755) 1:7 For a bishop must be blameless, as the steward of God; not selfwilled, not soon angry, not given to wine, no striker, not given to filthy lucre;
(29901.8.6756) 1:8 But a lover of hospitality, a lover of good men, sober, just, holy, temperate;
(29902.9.6757) 1:9 Holding fast the faithful word as he hath been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to convince the gainsayers.
(29903.10.6758) Titus 1:10 For there are many unruly and vain talkers and deceivers, specially they of the circumcision:
(29904.11.6759) 1:11 Whose mouths must be stopped, who subvert whole houses, teaching things which they ought not, for filthy lucre’s sake.
(29905.12.6760) 1:12 One of themselves, even a prophet of their own, said, The Cretians are alway liars, evil beasts, slow bellies.
(29906.13.6761) 1:13 This witness is true. Wherefore rebuke them sharply, that they may be sound in the faith;
(29907.14.6762) 1:14 Not giving heed to Jewish fables, and commandments of men, that turn from the truth.
(29908.15.6763) 1:15 Unto the pure all things are pure: but unto them that are defiled and unbelieving is nothing pure; but even their mind and conscience is defiled.
(29909.16.6764) 1:16 They profess that they know God; but in works they deny him, being abominable, and disobedient, and unto every good work reprobate.
(#1131/202) Titus 2 — Commands for Godly living while waiting for Jesus Return (15 verses)
(29910.17.6765) Titus 2:1 But speak thou the things which become sound doctrine:
(29911.18.6766) 2:2 That the aged men be sober, grave, temperate, sound in faith, in charity, in patience.
(29912.19.6767) 2:3 The aged women likewise, that they be in behaviour as becometh holiness, not false accusers, not given to much wine, teachers of good things;
(29913.20.6768) 2:4 That they may teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children,
(29914.21.6769) 2:5 To be discreet, chaste, keepers at home, good, obedient to their own husbands, that the word of God be not blasphemed.
(29915.22.6770) 2:6 Young men likewise exhort to be sober minded.
(29916.23.6771) 2:7 In all things shewing thyself a pattern of good works: in doctrine shewing uncorruptness, gravity, sincerity,
(29917.24.6772) 2:8 Sound speech, that cannot be condemned; that he that is of the contrary part may be ashamed, having no evil thing to say of you.
(29918.25.6773) 2:9 Exhort servants to be obedient unto their own masters, and to please them well in all things; not answering again;
(29919.26.6774) Titus 2:10 Not purloining, but shewing all good fidelity; that they may adorn the doctrine of God our Saviour in all things.
(29920.27.6775) 2:11 For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men,
(29921.28.6776) 2:12 Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world;
(29922.29.6777) 2:13 Looking for that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ;
(29923.30.6778) 2:14 Who gave himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify unto himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works.
(29924.31.6779) 2:15 These things speak, and exhort, and rebuke with all authority. Let no man despise thee.
(#1132/203) Titus 3 — Keep up the good deeds (15 verses)
(29925.32.6780) Titus 3:1 Put them in mind to be subject to principalities and powers, to obey magistrates, to be ready to every good work,
(29926.33.6781) 3:2 To speak evil of no man, to be no brawlers, but gentle, shewing all meekness unto all men.
(29927.34.6782) 3:3 For we ourselves also were sometimes foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving divers lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.
(29928.35.6783) 3:4 But after that the kindness and love of God our Saviour toward man appeared,
(29929.36.6784) 3:5 Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost;
(29930.37.6785) 3:6 Which he shed on us abundantly through Jesus Christ our Saviour;
(29931.38.6786) 3:7 That being justified by his grace, we should be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
(29932.39.6787) 3:8 This is a faithful saying, and these things I will that thou affirm constantly, that they which have believed in God might be careful to maintain good works. These things are good and profitable unto men.
(29933.40.6788) 3:9 But avoid foolish questions, and genealogies, and contentions, and strivings about the law; for they are unprofitable and vain.
(29934.41.6789) Titus 3:10 A man that is an heretick after the first and second admonition reject;
(29935.42.6790) 3:11 Knowing that he that is such is subverted, and sinneth, being condemned of himself.
(29936.43.6791) 3:12 When I shall send Artemas unto thee, or Tychicus, be diligent to come unto me to Nicopolis: for I have determined there to winter.
(29937.44.6792) 3:13 Bring Zenas the lawyer and Apollos on their journey diligently, that nothing be wanting unto them.
(29938.45.6793) 3:14 And let our’s also learn to maintain good works for necessary uses, that they be not unfruitful.
(29939.46.6794) 3:15 All that are with me salute thee. Greet them that love us in the faith. Grace be with you all. Amen.
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