Being Slow To Anger
Most Relevant Verses
Understand [this], my beloved brethren. Let every man be quick to hear [a ready listener], slow to speak, slow to take offense and to get angry.
He who is slow to anger is better than the mighty, he who rules his [own] spirit than he who takes a city.
Good sense makes a man restrain his anger, and it is his glory to overlook a transgression or an offense.
For the bishop (an overseer) as God's steward must be blameless, not self-willed or arrogant or presumptuous; he must not be quick-tempered or given to drink or pugnacious (brawling, violent); he must not be grasping and greedy for filthy lucre (financial gain);