Thematic Bible

Titus 1:1 (show verse)

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;

Titus 1:2 (show verse)

In hope of eternal life, which God, who cannot lie, promised before the ages began;

Titus 1:3 (show verse)

But has in due times manifested his word through preaching, which is committed unto me according to the commandment of God our Savior;

Titus 1:4 (show verse)

To Titus, my own son after the common faith: Grace, mercy, and peace, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ our Savior.

Titus 1:5 (show verse)

For this cause I left you in Crete, that you should set in order the things that are lacking, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed you:

Titus 1:6 (show verse)

If any be blameless, the husband of one wife, having faithful children not accused of rebellion or unruly.

Titus 1:7 (show verse)

For a bishop must be blameless, as the steward of God; not self-willed, not soon angry, not given to wine, not violent, not given to dishonest gain;

Titus 1:8 (show verse)

But a lover of hospitality, a lover of good, sensible, just, holy, temperate;

Titus 1:9 (show verse)

Holding fast the faithful word as he has been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to refute the opposition.

Titus 1:10 (show verse)

For there are many unruly and vain talkers and deceivers, especially they of the circumcision:

Titus 1:11 (show verse)

Whose mouths must be stopped, who ruin whole households, teaching things which they ought not, for dishonest gain.

Titus 1:12 (show verse)

One of themselves, even a prophet of their own, said, The Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, lazy gluttons.

Titus 1:13 (show verse)

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

Titus 1:14 (show verse)

Not giving heed to Jewish myths, and commandments of men, that turn from the truth.

Titus 1:15 (show verse)

Unto the pure all things are pure: but unto them that are defiled and unbelieving is nothing pure; but even their mind and conscience are defiled.

Titus 1:16 (show verse)

They profess that they know God; but in works they deny him, being abominable, and disobedient, and unto every good work reprobate.