But if i tarry long, that thou mayest know how thou ought to behave thyself in the house of god, which is the church of the living god, the pillar and ground of the truth.
1 timothy 3 15.
The pillars of it are the ministers of the gospel;
Called a house, in allusion either to an edifice, it being a spiritual house built of lively stories, or true believers, upon the foundation jesus christ, and who also is the door into it;
That is, the church of god, as it is afterwards explained;
( a) of the living god, ( b) the pillar and foundation of the truth.
If i am delayed, you will know how people ought to conduct themselves in god's household, which is the church of the living god, the pillar and foundation of the truth.
12 let the deacons be the husbands of one wife, ruling their children and their own houses well.
But if i tarry long, that thou mayest know how men ought to behave themselves in the house of god, which is the church of the living god, the.
In particular, they claim this verse not only supports the inerrancy of catholic teachings but that it also contradicts the doctrine of sola scriptura.
1 timothy 3:15 parallel verses [⇓ see commentary ⇓] 1 timothy 3:15, niv:
15 but if i tarry long, that thou.
If i delay, you may know how one ought to behave in the household of god, which is the church of the living god, a pillar.
Paul was a man who lived by faith and not by sight.
1 timothy 3:15(nasb) verse thoughts.
And the windows are the.
15 if i am delayed, you will know how people ought to conduct themselves in god’s household, which is the church.
14 these things write i unto thee, hoping to come unto thee shortly:
1 timothy 3:16 and without controversy great is the mystery of godliness:
He was a person who desired to remain in the centre of god's will, and although he was a prophet of god and apostle of christ, who was commissioned to write a considerable number of new testament books, paul did not always know what god had planned for him.