Older women are to model those things fitting to God's word in order to train by example being morally that which they teach to young women
Published August 3rd, 2018; Updated August 3rd, 2018
Main point summary
Older are to teach by moral example things that are fitting to God's word.
q Older women likewise are to be
Πρεσβύτιδας ὡσαύτως ἐν καταστήματι
reverent in behavior,
r not slanderers
s or slaves to much wine.
μὴ οἴνῳ πολλῷ δεδουλωμένας,
They are to teach what is good,
and so train the young women
ἵνα σωφρονίζωσι τὰς νέας
to love their husbands
to be self-controlled,
u working at home,
and v submissive to their own husbands,
ὑποτασσομένας τοῖς ἰδίοις ἀνδράσιν,
w that the word of God may not be reviled.
ἵνα μὴ ὁ λόγος τοῦ Θεοῦ βλασφημῆται.