Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

That the aged men be sober, grave, temperate, sound in faith, in charity, in patience.

Sound

In patience

Bible References

The

Leviticus 19:32
You shall rise up before the gray headed, and honor the face of the old man, and fear your God: I am the LORD.
Job 12:12
With the ancient is wisdom; and in length of days understanding.
Psalm 92:14
They shall still bring forth fruit in old age; they shall be healthy and flourishing;
Proverbs 16:31
White hair is a crown of glory, if it is found in the way of righteousness.
Isaiah 65:20
There shall be no more there an infant of days, nor an old man that has not fulfilled his days: for the child shall die a hundred years old; but the sinner being a hundred years old shall be accursed.

Sound

Titus 1:13
This witness is true. Therefore rebuke them sharply, that they may be sound in the faith;

In patience

1 Timothy 1:5
Now the end of the commandment is love out of a pure heart, and of a good conscience, and of faith unfeigned: