2 Therefore xan overseer must be above reproach, ythe husband of one wife, zsober-minded, self-controlled, respectable, ahospitable, bable to teach,
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if anyone is above reproach, the husband of one wife, and his children are believers and not open to the charge of debauchery or insubordination. For an overseer, as God’s steward, must be above reproach. He must not be arrogant or quick-tempered or a drunkard or violent or greedy for gain, but hospitable, a lover of good, self-controlled, upright, holy, and disciplined. He must hold firm to the trustworthy word as taught, so that he may be able to give instruction in sound doctrine and also to rebuke those who contradict it.
1 Timothy 5:9
Let a widow be enrolled if she is not less than sixty years of age, having been the wife of one husband,
1 Timothy 3:11
Their wives likewise must be dignified, not slanderers, but sober-minded, faithful in all things.
Older men are to be sober-minded, dignified, self-controlled, sound in faith, in love, and in steadfastness.
1 Peter 4:9
Show hospitality to one another without grumbling.
2 Timothy 2:24
And the Lord’s servant must not be quarrelsome but kind to everyone, able to teach, patiently enduring evil,
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