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1 Timothy 3:11 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

11 Women[a] likewise must be serious, not slanderers, but temperate, faithful in all things.

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Timothy 3:11 Or Their wives, or Women deacons
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Titus 2:3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Likewise, tell the older women to be reverent in behavior, not to be slanderers or slaves to drink; they are to teach what is good,

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2 Timothy 3:3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

inhuman, implacable, slanderers, profligates, brutes, haters of good,

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1 Timothy 3:2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Now a bishop[a] must be above reproach, married only once,[b] temperate, sensible, respectable, hospitable, an apt teacher,

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Timothy 3:2 Or an overseer
  2. 1 Timothy 3:2 Gk the husband of one wife
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Proverbs 10:18 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

18 Lying lips conceal hatred,
    and whoever utters slander is a fool.

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Revelation 12:9-10 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The great dragon was thrown down, that ancient serpent, who is called the Devil and Satan, the deceiver of the whole world—he was thrown down to the earth, and his angels were thrown down with him.

10 Then I heard a loud voice in heaven, proclaiming,

“Now have come the salvation and the power
    and the kingdom of our God
    and the authority of his Messiah,[a]
for the accuser of our comrades[b] has been thrown down,
    who accuses them day and night before our God.

Footnotes:

  1. Revelation 12:10 Gk Christ
  2. Revelation 12:10 Gk brothers
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1 Peter 5:8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Discipline yourselves, keep alert.[a] Like a roaring lion your adversary the devil prowls around, looking for someone to devour.

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Peter 5:8 Or be vigilant
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Titus 3:2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

to speak evil of no one, to avoid quarreling, to be gentle, and to show every courtesy to everyone.

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2 Timothy 4:5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

As for you, always be sober, endure suffering, do the work of an evangelist, carry out your ministry fully.

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1 Timothy 6:2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Those who have believing masters must not be disrespectful to them on the ground that they are members of the church;[a] rather they must serve them all the more, since those who benefit by their service are believers and beloved.[b]

False Teaching and True Riches

Teach and urge these duties.

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Timothy 6:2 Gk are brothers
  2. 1 Timothy 6:2 Or since they are believers and beloved, who devote themselves to good deeds
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1 Timothy 1:12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Gratitude for Mercy

12 I am grateful to Christ Jesus our Lord, who has strengthened me, because he judged me faithful and appointed me to his service,

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1 Thessalonians 5:6-8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

So then let us not fall asleep as others do, but let us keep awake and be sober; for those who sleep sleep at night, and those who are drunk get drunk at night. But since we belong to the day, let us be sober, and put on the breastplate of faith and love, and for a helmet the hope of salvation.

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John 6:70 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

70 Jesus answered them, “Did I not choose you, the twelve? Yet one of you is a devil.”

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Luke 1:5-6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The Birth of John the Baptist Foretold

In the days of King Herod of Judea, there was a priest named Zechariah, who belonged to the priestly order of Abijah. His wife was a descendant of Aaron, and her name was Elizabeth. Both of them were righteous before God, living blamelessly according to all the commandments and regulations of the Lord.

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Matthew 4:1 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The Temptation of Jesus

Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.

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Ezekiel 44:22 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

22 They shall not marry a widow, or a divorced woman, but only a virgin of the stock of the house of Israel, or a widow who is the widow of a priest.

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Jeremiah 9:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Beware of your neighbors,
    and put no trust in any of your kin;[a]
for all your kin[b] are supplanters,
    and every neighbor goes around like a slanderer.

Footnotes:

  1. Jeremiah 9:4 Heb in a brother
  2. Jeremiah 9:4 Heb for every brother
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Proverbs 25:13 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

13 Like the cold of snow in the time of harvest
    are faithful messengers to those who send them;
    they refresh the spirit of their masters.

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Psalm 101:5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

One who secretly slanders a neighbor
    I will destroy.
A haughty look and an arrogant heart
    I will not tolerate.

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Psalm 50:20 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

20 You sit and speak against your kin;
    you slander your own mother’s child.

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Psalm 15:3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

who do not slander with their tongue,
    and do no evil to their friends,
    nor take up a reproach against their neighbors;

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Leviticus 21:13-15 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

13 He shall marry only a woman who is a virgin. 14 A widow, or a divorced woman, or a woman who has been defiled, a prostitute, these he shall not marry. He shall marry a virgin of his own kin, 15 that he may not profane his offspring among his kin; for I am the Lord; I sanctify him.

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