Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


(For if a man know not how to rule his own house, how shall he take care of the church of God?)

General references

Bible References


1 Samuel 2:29
Why then are you looking with envy on my offerings of meat and of meal which were ordered by my word, honouring your sons before me, and making yourselves fat with all the best of the offerings of Israel, my people?
1 Samuel 3:13
And you are to say to him that I will send punishment on his family for ever, for the sin which he had knowledge of; because his sons have been cursing God and he had no control over them.

General references

1 Timothy 3:12
Let Deacons be husbands of one wife, ruling their children and their houses well.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain