New American Standard Bible
Prescribe these things as well, so that they may be above reproach.
King James Bible
And these things give in charge, that they may be blameless.
Darby Bible Translation
And these things enjoin, that they may be irreproachable.
World English Bible
Also command these things, that they may be without reproach.
Young's Literal Translation
and these things charge, that they may be blameless;
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
And these things give in charge - Announce, or declare these things, to wit, particularly respecting the duty of children to their widowed mothers, and the proper duty of those who are widows.
LibraryThat, Namely, Befalleth them which in Undisciplined Younger Widows...
26. That, namely, befalleth them which in undisciplined younger widows, the same Apostle saith must be avoided: "And withal they learn to be idle; and not only idle, but also busy bodies and full of words, speaking what they ought not."  This very thing said he concerning evil women, which we also in evil men do mourn and bewail, who against him, the very man in whose Epistles we read these things, do, being idle and full of words, speak what they ought not. And if there be any among them who …
St. Augustine—Of the Work of Monks.
Book ix. Epistle i. To Januarius, Bishop of Caralis (Cagliari).
Epistle xxxi. To Cyriacus, Bishop.
Preaching (I. ).
so that you will prove yourselves to be blameless and innocent, children of God above reproach in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you appear as lights in the world,
1 Timothy 4:11
Prescribe and teach these things.
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