Titus 3:2
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English Standard Version
to speak evil of no one, to avoid quarreling, to be gentle, and to show perfect courtesy toward all people.

King James Bible
To speak evil of no man, to be no brawlers, but gentle, shewing all meekness unto all men.

American Standard Version
to speak evil of no man, not to be contentious, to be gentle, showing all meekness toward all men.

Douay-Rheims Bible
To speak evil of no man, not to be litigious, but gentle: shewing all mildness towards all men.

English Revised Version
to speak evil of no man, not to be contentious, to be gentle, shewing all meekness toward all men.

Webster's Bible Translation
To speak evil of no man, to be no brawlers, but gentle, showing all meekness to all men.

Weymouth New Testament
not speak evil of any one, nor be contentious, but yield unselfishly to others and constantly manifest a forgiving spirit towards all men.

Titus 3:2 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

No brawlers (ἀμάχους)

Better as Rev., not to be contentious. See on 1 Timothy 3:3. Pasto.

Titus 3:2 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

speak.

Psalm 140:11 Let not an evil speaker be established in the earth: evil shall hunt the violent man to overthrow him.

Proverbs 6:19 A false witness that speaks lies, and he that sows discord among brothers.

Acts 23:5 Then said Paul, I knew not, brothers, that he was the high priest: for it is written...

1 Corinthians 6:10 Nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortionists, shall inherit the kingdom of God.

2 Corinthians 12:20 For I fear, lest, when I come, I shall not find you such as I would, and that I shall be found to you such as you would not...

Ephesians 4:31 Let all bitterness, and wrath, and anger, and clamor, and evil speaking, be put away from you, with all malice:

1 Timothy 3:11 Even so must their wives be grave, not slanderers, sober, faithful in all things.

James 4:11 Speak not evil one of another, brothers. He that speaks evil of his brother, and judges his brother, speaks evil of the law...

1 Peter 2:1 Why laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, all evil speakings,

1 Peter 3:10 For he that will love life, and see good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil, and his lips that they speak no guile:

1 Peter 4:4 Wherein they think it strange that you run not with them to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of you:

2 Peter 2:10 But chiefly them that walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise government. Presumptuous are they, self-willed...

Jude 1:8,10 Likewise also these filthy dreamers defile the flesh, despise dominion, and speak evil of dignities...

no.

Proverbs 19:19 A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment: for if you deliver him, yet you must do it again.

Proverbs 25:24 It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman and in a wide house.

1 Timothy 3:3 Not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous;

2 Timothy 2:24,25 And the servant of the Lord must not strive; but be gentle to all men, apt to teach, patient...

gentle.

2 Samuel 22:36 You have also given me the shield of your salvation: and your gentleness has made me great.

Isaiah 40:11 He shall feed his flock like a shepherd: he shall gather the lambs with his arm, and carry them in his bosom...

Matthew 11:29 Take my yoke on you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and you shall find rest to your souls.

2 Corinthians 10:1 Now I Paul myself beseech you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ, who in presence am base among you...

Galatians 5:22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,

Galatians 6:1 Brothers, if a man be overtaken in a fault, you which are spiritual, restore such an one in the spirit of meekness...

Ephesians 4:2 With all lowliness and meekness, with long-suffering, forbearing one another in love;

Philippians 4:5 Let your moderation be known to all men. The Lord is at hand.

Colossians 3:12,13 Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, long-suffering...

1 Thessalonians 2:7 But we were gentle among you, even as a nurse cherishes her children:

2 Timothy 2:24,25 And the servant of the Lord must not strive; but be gentle to all men, apt to teach, patient...

James 1:19,20 Why, my beloved brothers, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath...

James 3:17 But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be entreated, full of mercy and good fruits...

1 Peter 3:8 Finally, be you all of one mind, having compassion one of another, love as brothers, be pitiful, be courteous:

all men.

1 Corinthians 9:19 For though I be free from all men, yet have I made myself servant to all, that I might gain the more.

Galatians 6:10 As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good to all men, especially to them who are of the household of faith.

1 Thessalonians 5:14,15 Now we exhort you, brothers, warn them that are unruly, comfort the feebleminded, support the weak, be patient toward all men...

1 Peter 2:17 Honor all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the king.

Cross References
1 Timothy 3:3
not a drunkard, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, not a lover of money.

2 Timothy 2:25
correcting his opponents with gentleness. God may perhaps grant them repentance leading to a knowledge of the truth,

James 3:17
But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and sincere.

1 Peter 2:18
Servants, be subject to your masters with all respect, not only to the good and gentle but also to the unjust.

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