An elder shouldest thou not reprove, but beseech as a father; the younger as brethren;
From the face of gray hair thou shalt rise up, and thou shalt honor the face of the old man, and thou shalt be afraid of thy God: I Jehovah.
Brethren, if a man be taken in any fault, ye the spiritual, restore such a one in the spirit of meekness; observing thyself narrowly, lest thou also be tempted.
The younger men likewise beseech to be of sound mind.
Likewise, ye younger, be subjected to the elders. And all being subject to one another, be wrapped up in humility: for God opposes the proud, and gives grace to the humble.
He saying to his father and to his mother, I saw him not, and his brethren he knew not, and he knew not his sons; for they watched thy sayings and they will keep thy covenant.
And if thy brother sin against thee, retire, and refute him between thee and him alone; if he hear thee, thou hast gained thy brother.
And having chosen them elders in the church, having prayed with fasting, they set them before the Lord, in whom they had believed.
And having arrived at Jerusalem they were received by the church, and the sent and elders, and they announced what God did with them.
And the sent and elders were gathered together to see about this word.
Therefore restore debts to all; to whom tribute, tribute; to whom recompense, recompense; to whom fear, fear; to whom honour, honour.
And when Peter came to Antioch, I opposed him to the face, for he was to be rebuked.
Let the elders having presided well be deemed worthy of double honour, chiefly they being wearied in word and doctrine.
Against an elder receive not an accusation from without, except from two or three witnesses.
And the servant of the Lord must not contend; but be gentle to all, giving instruction, enduring evil,
For this I left thee in Crete, that thou shouldest rectify things left behind, and set elders in the city, as I directed thee:
And the wisdom from above is truly first pure, then peaceful, decorous, docile, full of mercy and good fruits, not separated, and unfeigned.
Is any sick among you let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, having anointed him with oil in the name of the Lord:
The elders among you I beseech, a fellow elder, and witness of the sufferings of Christ, and a participator of the glory which is about to be revealed:
The elder to the chosen mistress in truth; (and not I only, but also all and to her children, whom I love they having known the truth;)