Titus 1:8
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English Standard Version
but hospitable, a lover of good, self-controlled, upright, holy, and disciplined.

King James Bible
But a lover of hospitality, a lover of good men, sober, just, holy, temperate;

American Standard Version
but given to hospitality, as lover of good, sober-minded, just, holy, self-controlled;

Douay-Rheims Bible
But given to hospitality, gentle, sober, just, holy, continent:

English Revised Version
but given to hospitality, a lover of good, soberminded, just, holy, temperate;

Webster's Bible Translation
But a lover of hospitality, a lover of good men, sober, just, holy, temperate;

Weymouth New Testament
but hospitable to strangers, a lover of goodness, sober-minded, upright, saintly, self-controlled;

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Vincent's Word Studies

A lover of hospitality (φιλόξενον)

Better, hospitable. See on 1 Timothy 3:2.

A lover of good men (φιλάγαθον)

N.T.o. Better, lover of good.

Temperate (ἐγκρατῆ)

N.T.o. Originally, having power over; possessed of; hence, controlling, keeping in hand. Ἑγκράτεια temperance, Acts 24:25; Galatians 5:23; 2 Peter 1:6. Εγκρατεύεσθαι to contain one's self, 1 Corinthians 7:9; 1 Corinthians 9:25.

Titus 1:8 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

a lover of hospitality.

1 Timothy 3:2 A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behavior, given to hospitality, apt to teach;

a lover of good.

1 Samuel 18:1 And it came to pass, when he had made an end of speaking to Saul, that the soul of Jonathan was knit with the soul of David...

1 Kings 5:1,7 And Hiram king of Tyre sent his servants to Solomon; for he had heard that they had anointed him king in the room of his father...

Psalm 16:3 But to the saints that are in the earth, and to the excellent, in whom is all my delight.

Amos 5:15 Hate the evil, and love the good, and establish judgment in the gate...

1 John 3:14 We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love the brothers. He that loves not his brother stays in death.

1 John 5:1 Whoever believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God: and every one that loves him that begat loves him also that is begotten of him...

men. or, things. sober.

Titus 2:7 In all things showing yourself a pattern of good works: in doctrine showing soundness, gravity, sincerity,

2 Corinthians 6:4-8 But in all things approving ourselves as the ministers of God, in much patience, in afflictions, in necessities, in distresses...

1 Thessalonians 2:10 You are witnesses, and God also, how piously and justly and blamelessly we behaved ourselves among you that believe:

1 Timothy 4:12 Let no man despise your youth; but be you an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith...

1 Timothy 6:11 But you, O man of God, flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness.

2 Timothy 2:22 Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.

Cross References
Luke 2:25
Now there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon, and this man was righteous and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him.

Acts 24:25
And as he reasoned about righteousness and self-control and the coming judgment, Felix was alarmed and said, "Go away for the present. When I get an opportunity I will summon you."

1 Timothy 3:2
Therefore an overseer must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, sober-minded, self-controlled, respectable, hospitable, able to teach,

2 Timothy 3:3
heartless, unappeasable, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, not loving good,

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