... Cold churches wouldn't trouble him, although they trouble us. What would lying
elders and false deacons be to him? That wouldn't stop him. ...
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The Institution of Deacons, and the History of Stephen.
... And how high must have been the character of the deacons for integrity, when, although
they were all of one party, the ... "They set up false witnesses, which said ...
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The Vengeance of Heaven
... Constantinople; of evil-hearted women, headed by a clique of painted and bejewelled
widows; of large multitudes of bad priests and deacons, false monks, false ...
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Epistle Lxiv. To Rogatianus, Concerning the Deacon who Contended ...
... for He taught that true priests were lawfully and fully to be honoured, in showing
Himself such as He was in respect of false priests. 3. But deacons ought to ...
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On Accusations, and the Treatment of Accusers.
... But if the slanderous accusation be false, and you that are the pastors, with the
deacons, admit of that falsehood for truth, either by acceptance of persons ...
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The Letter of Saint Polycarp,
... faith pledged to the Lord, praying unceasingly on behalf of all,  refraining
from all slander, gossip, false witness, love ... 2Likewise the deacons should be ...
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To the Philadelphians
... from Laodicea to Smyrna.) They, therefore, reflect the issues of false teaching
in ... Two friends of Ignatius, the deacons Philo and Rheus Agathopus, seem to have ...
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The Pastoral Epistles
... Epistle therefore mainly consist of warnings against Judaism and false knowledge,
and ... episkopoi (translated "bishops" in the English versions) and deacons (iii ...
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... of false accusation, they prevailed with the Emperor to command whatsoever they
wished to be done. Thus they caused two Presbyters and three Deacons to be ...
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Council Held at Sardica.
... Others testified that death followed their false charges. ... Marcellus, and Asclepas,
were read and attested by those who had formerly been the deacons of Theognis ...
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Topical Bible Verses1 Timothy 3:8
Likewise must the deacons be grave, not double-tongued, not given to much wine, not greedy of filthy lucre;Topicalbible.org
1 Corinthians 9:1
Am I not an apostle? am I not free? have I not seen Jesus Christ our Lord? are not you my work in the Lord?
If a man abide not in me, he is cast forth as a branch, and is withered; and men gather them, and cast them into the fire, and they are burned.
False Confidence in Man
False Confidence in Outward Resources
False Confidence in Self
False Confidence: Asa, in Relying on Syria Rather than on God
False Confidence: At Babel
False Confidence: Hezekiah, in the Defenses of Jerusalem
False Confidence: Peter, in Asserting his Devotion to Jesus
False Confidence: Sennacherib, in the Siege of Jerusalem
False Teachers: Against Jesus
False Teachers: Against Naboth
False Teachers: Against Paul
False Teachers: Against Stephen
False Teachers: False Witness
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