New Living Translation
Remind the believers to submit to the government and its officers. They should be obedient, always ready to do what is good.
King James Bible
Put them in mind to be subject to principalities and powers, to obey magistrates, to be ready to every good work,
Darby Bible Translation
Put them in mind to be subject to rulers, to authorities, to be obedient to rule, to be ready to do every good work,
World English Bible
Remind them to be in subjection to rulers and to authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work,
Young's Literal Translation
Remind them to be subject to principalities and authorities, to obey rule, unto every good work to be ready,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:1 Remind them - All the Cretan Christians. To be subject - Passively, not resisting. To principalities - Supreme. And powers - Subordinate governors. And to obey - Them actively, so far as conscience permits.
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Objection 1: It would seem that the union of the Incarnation followed upon certain merits, because upon Ps. 32:22, "Let Thy mercy, o Lord, be upon us, as," etc. a gloss says: "Here the prophet's desire for the Incarnation and its merited fulfilment are hinted at." Therefore the Incarnation falls under merit. Objection 2: Further, whoever merits anything merits that without which it cannot be. But the ancient Fathers merited eternal life, to which they were able to attain only by the Incarnation; …
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Everyone must submit to governing authorities. For all authority comes from God, and those in positions of authority have been placed there by God.
2 Timothy 2:14
Remind everyone about these things, and command them in God's presence to stop fighting over words. Such arguments are useless, and they can ruin those who hear them.
2 Timothy 2:21
If you keep yourself pure, you will be a special utensil for honorable use. Your life will be clean, and you will be ready for the Master to use you for every good work.
Such people claim they know God, but they deny him by the way they live. They are detestable and disobedient, worthless for doing anything good.
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