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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Titus 3

 

 

Introduction
Overview
Titus 3:1, Titus is yet further directed by Paul, both concerning the things that he should teach and not teach;
Titus 3:10, He is to reject obstinate heretics;
Titus 3:12, He appoints him time and place wherein he should come unto him.
Verse 1
Put them in mind to be subject to principalities and powers, to obey magistrates, to be ready to every good work,

Put:, Isaiah 43:26; 1 Timothy 4:6; 2 Timothy 1:6; 2 Peter 1:12, 2 Peter 3:1-2; Jude 1:5

to be subject:, Deuteronomy 17:12; Proverbs 24:21; Ecclesiastes 8:2-5, Ecclesiastes 10:4; Jeremiah 27:17; Matthew 22:21, Matthew 23:2-3; Romans 13:1-7; 1 Timothy 2:2; 1 Peter 2:13-17

to be ready:, Titus 3:8, Titus 3:14, Titus 2:14; 1 Corinthians 15:58; Galatians 6:9-10; Ephesians 2:10; Philippians 1:11; Colossians 1:10; 1 Timothy 5:10; 2 Timothy 2:21; Hebrews 13:21

Reciprocal:, Exodus 22:28 - nor curse Deuteronomy 17:11 - According to Joshua 1:16 - General, 1 Samuel 10:25 - General, 1 Chronicles 28:21 - also the princes Job 29:8 - young men Matthew 26:10 - a good Romans 13:2 - power Romans 13:5 - ye Romans 15:15 - as 2 Corinthians 9:3 - ye may 2 Timothy 3:17 - thoroughly furnished 1 Peter 5:2 - of

Verse 2
To speak evil of no man, to be no brawlers, but gentle, shewing all meekness unto all men.

speak:, Psalms 140:11; Proverbs 6:19; Acts 23:5; 1 Corinthians 6:10; 2 Corinthians 12:20; Ephesians 4:31; 1 Timothy 3:11; James 4:11; 1 Peter 2:1, 1 Peter 3:10, 1 Peter 4:4; 2 Peter 2:10; Jude 1:8, Jude 1:10

no:, Proverbs 19:19, Proverbs 25:24; 1 Timothy 3:3; 2 Timothy 2:24-25

gentle:, 2 Samuel 22:36; Isaiah 40:11; Matthew 11:29; 2 Corinthians 10:1; Galatians 5:22, Galatians 6:1; Ephesians 4:2; Philippians 4:5; Colossians 3:12-13; 1 Thessalonians 2:7; 2 Timothy 2:24-25; James 1:19-20, James 3:17; 1 Peter 3:8

all men:, 1 Corinthians 9:19; Galatians 6:10; 1 Thessalonians 5:14-15; 1 Peter 2:17

Reciprocal:, Exodus 22:28 - nor curse Deuteronomy 23:16 - shall dwell Psalms 15:3 - backbiteth Isaiah 11:4 - for the meek Matthew 5:5 - the meek Matthew 5:22 - Whosoever Matthew 15:19 - out Romans 13:5 - ye 1 Timothy 2:1 - all men James 3:13 - with meekness 1 Peter 2:18 - the good 1 Peter 3:4 - a meek

Verse 3
For we ourselves also were sometimes foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving divers lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.

we:, Romans 3:9-20; 1 Corinthians 6:9-11; Ephesians 2:1-3; Colossians 1:21, Colossians 3:7; 1 Peter 4:1-3

foolish:, Proverbs 1:22-23, Proverbs 8:5, Proverbs 9:6

disobedient:, Matthew 21:29; Acts 9:1-6, Acts 26:19-20; Ephesians 2:2; 1 Peter 1:14

deceived:, Isaiah 44:20; Obadiah 1:3; Luke 21:8; Galatians 6:3; James 1:26; Revelation 12:9, Revelation 13:14

serving:, John 8:34; Romans 6:17, Romans 6:22

living:, Romans 1:29-31; 2 Corinthians 12:20; 2 Timothy 3:2-3

hateful:, Psalms 36:2; Revelation 18:2

Reciprocal:, Genesis 6:5 - every imagination Genesis 13:7 - a strife Genesis 27:41 - then Genesis 30:1 - Rachel envied Genesis 31:1 - Jacob Genesis 37:4 - hated him Genesis 37:11 - envied Genesis 37:20 - and let Genesis 38:9 - lest that Genesis 39:16 - General, Exodus 1:9 - the people Leviticus 11:13 - the eagle Leviticus 14:17 - General, Numbers 19:19 - shall sprinkle Deuteronomy 7:8 - because Deuteronomy 9:4 - Speak not Deuteronomy 23:16 - shall dwell 2 Samuel 9:3 - the kindness of God 2 Samuel 24:10 - foolishly Job 15:16 - abominable Psalms 14:1 - abominable Psalms 68:13 - ye have Psalms 68:18 - rebellious Psalms 94:8 - fools Psalms 120:6 - soul Proverbs 21:8 - way Ecclesiastes 2:1 - I will Ecclesiastes 7:29 - they Ecclesiastes 9:3 - also Isaiah 11:6 - General, Isaiah 45:8 - Drop down Isaiah 64:6 - are all Isaiah 65:25 - wolf Jeremiah 31:3 - with lovingkindness have I drawn Jeremiah 31:19 - Surely after Ezekiel 16:6 - Live Ezekiel 16:63 - when Ezekiel 36:27 - I will Ezekiel 36:32 - for your Ezekiel 37:24 - they shall Hosea 13:9 - but Matthew 7:11 - being Mark 2:17 - I came Mark 4:11 - Unto you Mark 7:21 - out Mark 15:10 - for envy Luke 1:6 - righteous Luke 11:13 - being Luke 15:5 - when Luke 15:15 - to feed John 6:37 - shall John 6:44 - except John 6:65 - that no John 10:16 - them John 13:5 - to wash John 15:19 - because Acts 8:23 - the bond Acts 13:23 - raised Romans 1:14 - to the unwise Romans 1:30 - haters Romans 3:10 - none Romans 3:11 - none that understandeth Romans 4:5 - ungodly Romans 5:6 - For Romans 5:20 - But Romans 6:12 - in the lusts Romans 7:5 - in the flesh Romans 7:18 - that in me Romans 9:16 - General, Romans 9:23 - he had afore Romans 10:19 - foolish Romans 11:30 - as ye 1 Corinthians 3:3 - and walk 1 Corinthians 3:18 - deceive 1 Corinthians 4:7 - who 1 Corinthians 6:11 - such 1 Corinthians 12:2 - that 1 Corinthians 13:4 - envieth 2 Corinthians 5:14 - then Galatians 2:15 - sinners Galatians 5:19 - Adultery Ephesians 2:3 - we Ephesians 2:9 - General, Ephesians 4:22 - deceitful Ephesians 4:31 - with Ephesians 5:8 - ye were Colossians 1:13 - and 1 Timothy 1:9 - disobedient 2 Timothy 3:6 - divers Hebrews 4:11 - unbelief James 1:17 - good James 1:22 - deceiving James 3:14 - if James 4:1 - come they James 4:5 - The spirit 1 Peter 2:1 - malice 1 Peter 2:7 - which be 1 Peter 2:15 - foolish 1 Peter 4:2 - no 1 Peter 4:3 - to have 1 Peter 4:6 - but 2 Peter 2:19 - they themselves 1 John 2:11 - he that 1 John 2:16 - the lust of the flesh 1 John 4:10 - not 1 John 4:19 - General, 1 John 5:19 - and the

Verse 4
But after that the kindness and love of God our Saviour toward man appeared,

the kindness:, Titus 2:11; Romans 5:20-21; Ephesians 2:4-10

love: or, pity

God:, Titus 1:3, Titus 2:10; 1 Timothy 1:1, 1 Timothy 2:3, 1 Timothy 4:10

appeared:, Titus 2:11; 2 Timothy 1:10; Hebrews 9:26

Reciprocal:, Numbers 14:19 - according 2 Samuel 9:3 - the kindness of God 2 Samuel 22:3 - my saviour 2 Kings 14:27 - he saved Psalms 24:5 - God Psalms 88:1 - Lord Psalms 106:21 - God Psalms 116:5 - Gracious Psalms 119:146 - and I shall keep Isaiah 33:22 - he will Isaiah 43:3 - the Holy One Isaiah 43:11 - General, Isaiah 63:7 - according to his Hosea 1:7 - will save Hosea 14:4 - I will love Zechariah 9:17 - how great is his goodness Matthew 5:16 - that Matthew 7:11 - good Luke 1:47 - God Luke 2:11 - unto Luke 2:14 - good Luke 15:17 - when John 3:5 - born John 3:16 - God John 5:23 - all men Acts 2:17 - I will Acts 2:47 - the Lord Acts 5:31 - a Saviour Acts 15:11 - that Acts 18:27 - believed Acts 20:24 - the gospel Romans 2:4 - riches Romans 8:30 - he called Romans 8:39 - love Romans 12:1 - by the 1 Corinthians 12:13 - by 1 Corinthians 16:12 - our Ephesians 2:7 - in his Philippians 1:6 - begun Philippians 2:13 - to will Colossians 3:12 - beloved 1 Thessalonians 1:4 - your election 2 Thessalonians 1:11 - the good 2 Thessalonians 2:16 - which 2 Timothy 1:9 - hath Titus 2:13 - our Titus 3:5 - according 1 Peter 1:3 - which

Verse 5
Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost;

by works:, Job 9:20, Job 15:14, Job 25:4; Psalms 143:2; Isaiah 57:12; Luke 10:27-29; Romans 3:20, Romans 3:28; Romans 4:5, Romans 9:11, Romans 9:16, Romans 9:30, Romans 11:6; Galatians 2:16, Galatians 3:16-21; Ephesians 2:4, Ephesians 2:8-9; 2 Timothy 1:9

according:, Titus 3:4; Psalms 62:12, Psalms 86:5, Psalms 86:15, Psalms 130:7; Micah 7:18; Luke 1:50, Luke 1:54, Luke 1:72, Luke 1:78; Ephesians 1:6-7; Hebrews 4:16; 1 Peter 1:3, 1 Peter 2:10

washing:, John 3:3-5; 1 Corinthians 6:11; Ephesians 5:26; 1 Peter 3:21

renewing:, Psalms 51:10; Romans 12:2; Ephesians 4:23; Colossians 3:10; Hebrews 6:6

Reciprocal:, Genesis 19:16 - the Lord Exodus 29:4 - wash them Exodus 30:18 - a laver Exodus 30:19 - General, Exodus 38:8 - the laver Exodus 40:7 - General, Leviticus 11:32 - it must be put into water Numbers 31:23 - ye shall make Deuteronomy 9:5 - Not for 2 Kings 5:13 - Wash 2 Chronicles 4:2 - a molten sea Psalms 26:6 - wash Psalms 73:1 - of a clean heart Psalms 104:30 - sendest Proverbs 21:8 - but Proverbs 30:12 - not Isaiah 32:15 - the spirit Isaiah 43:7 - for I Isaiah 44:3 - pour my Isaiah 52:15 - sprinkle Isaiah 54:10 - that hath Jeremiah 33:6 - and will Ezekiel 36:25 - will I Ezekiel 37:14 - shall put Zechariah 12:10 - I will pour Zechariah 13:1 - a fountain Matthew 3:6 - were Mark 1:8 - he shall John 1:13 - of God John 1:33 - the same John 13:8 - If John 14:26 - Holy Ghost John 19:34 - came Acts 1:5 - John Acts 2:38 - be Acts 2:47 - the Lord Acts 8:36 - See Acts 11:16 - but Acts 22:16 - arise Acts 26:18 - sanctified Romans 3:24 - justified Romans 5:5 - shed 2 Corinthians 3:18 - are 2 Corinthians 4:16 - is Ephesians 2:5 - grace ye Philippians 2:13 - to will Philippians 3:9 - not Colossians 2:12 - baptism 1 Thessalonians 1:4 - your election 1 Thessalonians 1:5 - in the Titus 2:11 - the grace Hebrews 10:22 - our bodies 1 John 5:6 - by water and

Verse 6
Which he shed on us abundantly through Jesus Christ our Saviour;

he shed:, Proverbs 1:23; Isaiah 32:15, Isaiah 44:3; Ezekiel 36:25; Joel 2:28; John 1:16, John 7:37; Acts 2:33, Acts 10:45; Romans 5:5

abundantly: Gr. richly, Ephesians 4:2, Ephesians 3:8

through:, Titus 1:4; John 4:10, John 14:16-17, John 16:7; Romans 8:2

Reciprocal:, Exodus 38:8 - the laver Leviticus 8:11 - General, Numbers 31:23 - ye shall make 2 Samuel 22:3 - my saviour Isaiah 52:15 - sprinkle Isaiah 53:11 - justify Jeremiah 33:6 - and will Ezekiel 37:14 - shall put Zechariah 12:10 - I will pour Matthew 3:6 - were Mark 1:8 - he shall John 1:33 - the same Acts 8:36 - See Acts 11:16 - but Acts 26:18 - sanctified Ephesians 1:7 - to Colossians 2:12 - baptism Colossians 3:16 - richly 1 Thessalonians 1:5 - in the 1 Timothy 1:1 - God 1 Timothy 6:17 - richly Titus 2:13 - our

Verse 7
That being justified by his grace, we should be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life.

being:, Titus 2:11; Romans 3:24, Romans 3:28, Romans 4:4, Romans 4:16, Romans 5:1-2, Romans 5:15-21, Romans 11:6; 1 Corinthians 6:11; Galatians 2:16

made:, Romans 8:17, Romans 8:23-24; Galatians 3:29, Galatians 4:7; Hebrews 6:17, Hebrews 11:7, Hebrews 11:9; James 2:5; 1 Peter 3:7

hope:, Titus 1:2, Titus 2:13

Reciprocal:, Genesis 6:8 - General, Isaiah 53:11 - justify Matthew 5:16 - that Matthew 19:16 - eternal Romans 12:12 - Rejoicing Galatians 6:8 - of the Spirit Ephesians 1:11 - we Ephesians 1:18 - is Ephesians 4:4 - as Colossians 1:23 - the hope Hebrews 1:14 - heirs Hebrews 9:15 - eternal 1 John 2:25 - General, 1 John 3:3 - every

Verse 8
This is a faithful saying, and these things I will that thou affirm constantly, that they which have believed in God might be careful to maintain good works. These things are good and profitable unto men.

a faithful:, Titus 1:9; 1 Timothy 1:15

that thou:, Proverbs 21:28; Acts 12:15; 2 Corinthians 4:13

which:, Psalms 78:22; John 5:24, John 12:44; Romans 4:5; 1 Peter 1:21; 1 John 5:10-13

be:, Titus 3:1, Titus 3:14, Titus 2:14

good:, Job 22:2, Job 35:7-8; Psalms 16:2-3; 2 Corinthians 9:12-15; Philemon 1:11

Reciprocal:, Numbers 7:5 - Take it Deuteronomy 6:17 - General, Psalms 37:27 - do good Matthew 5:16 - that Matthew 5:19 - do Matthew 20:4 - Go Matthew 26:10 - a good Mark 14:6 - a good Acts 9:36 - full 1 Corinthians 7:34 - careth 1 Corinthians 14:6 - what shall I 2 Corinthians 7:11 - carefulness 2 Corinthians 9:8 - may Galatians 6:10 - do good Ephesians 2:10 - good 1 Timothy 2:8 - I will 1 Timothy 2:10 - with 1 Timothy 3:1 - is a 1 Timothy 4:8 - godliness 1 Timothy 4:11 - General, 1 Timothy 5:10 - good 1 Timothy 6:2 - These 1 Timothy 6:3 - to wholesome 1 Timothy 6:18 - rich 2 Timothy 2:11 - faithful 2 Timothy 2:21 - prepared Hebrews 10:24 - love James 2:14 - though 1 Peter 1:15 - so Revelation 19:9 - These

Verse 9
But avoid foolish questions, and genealogies, and contentions, and strivings about the law; for they are unprofitable and vain.

avoid:, Titus 1:14; 1 Timothy 1:3-7, 1 Timothy 4:7; 2 Timothy 2:23

unprofitable:, Job 15:3; 1 Corinthians 8:1, 1 Corinthians 13:2; 2 Timothy 2:14

Reciprocal:, Mark 7:7 - in vain Acts 18:15 - a question Romans 2:8 - contentious 1 Corinthians 3:12 - wood 1 Timothy 1:4 - endless 1 Timothy 1:6 - turned 1 Timothy 6:4 - words 1 Timothy 6:20 - avoiding 2 Timothy 2:16 - shun

Verse 10
A man that is an heretick after the first and second admonition reject;

heretic:, 1 Corinthians 11:19; Galatians 5:20; 2 Peter 2:1

after:, Matthew 18:15-17; 2 Corinthians 13:2

reject:, Romans 16:17; 1 Corinthians 5:4-13; Galatians 5:12; 2 Thessalonians 3:6, 2 Thessalonians 3:14; 2 Timothy 3:5; 2 John 1:10

Reciprocal:, Leviticus 14:40 - take away Numbers 5:3 - without Acts 24:14 - heresy Galatians 1:8 - though 2 Thessalonians 3:15 - admonish Titus 1:11 - mouths

Verse 11
Knowing that he that is such is subverted, and sinneth, being condemned of himself.

is subverted:, Titus 1:11; Acts 15:24; 1 Timothy 1:19-20; 2 Timothy 2:14; Hebrews 10:26

being:, Matthew 25:26-28; Luke 7:30, Luke 19:22; John 3:18; Acts 13:46; Romans 3:19

Reciprocal:, Matthew 22:12 - And he was 1 John 3:20 - if

Verse 12
When I shall send Artemas unto thee, or Tychicus, be diligent to come unto me to Nicopolis: for I have determined there to winter.

Tychicus:, Acts 20:4; 2 Timothy 4:12

be:, 2 Timothy 4:9, 2 Timothy 4:21

for:, 1 Corinthians 16:6, 1 Corinthians 16:8-9

Reciprocal:, Acts 17:15 - receiving 2 Corinthians 2:1 - I determined Ephesians 6:21 - Tychicus Colossians 4:7 - Tychicus

Verse 13
Bring Zenas the lawyer and Apollos on their journey diligently, that nothing be wanting unto them.

the lawyer:, Matthew 22:35; Luke 7:30, Luke 10:25, Luke 11:45, Luke 11:52, Luke 14:3

Apollos:, Acts 18:24

on:, Acts 21:5, Acts 28:10; Romans 15:24; 1 Corinthians 16:11; 3 John 1:6-8

Reciprocal:, Acts 15:3 - brought

Verse 14
And let ours also learn to maintain good works for necessary uses, that they be not unfruitful.

learn:, Titus 3:8

maintain good works: or, profess honest trades, Acts 18:3, Acts 20:35 *Gr: Ephesians 4:28; 1 Thessalonians 2:9; 2 Thessalonians 3:8

that:, Isaiah 61:3; Matthew 7:19, Matthew 21:19; Luke 13:6-9; John 15:8, John 15:16; Romans 15:28; Philippians 1:11; Philippians 4:17; Colossians 1:10; Hebrews 6:6-12; 2 Peter 1:8

Reciprocal:, Psalms 37:27 - do good Matthew 5:16 - that Matthew 25:30 - cast Matthew 26:10 - a good Mark 14:6 - a good 2 Corinthians 9:8 - may Ephesians 2:10 - good Philippians 4:8 - honest 1 Thessalonians 4:11 - to work 1 Timothy 5:10 - good 2 Timothy 2:21 - prepared Titus 3:1 - to be ready Philemon 1:6 - the communication 1 Peter 1:15 - so

Verse 15
All that are with me salute thee. Greet them that love us in the faith. Grace be with you all. Amen.

with me:, Romans 16:21-24

Greet:, Romans 16:1-20

love:, Galatians 5:6; Ephesians 6:23; 1 Timothy 1:5; Philemon 1:5; 2 John 1:1-2; 3 John 1:1

Grace:, 1 Corinthians 16:23; Ephesians 6:24; 2 Timothy 4:22; Hebrews 13:25

Reciprocal:, Acts 15:40 - being 1 Timothy 6:21 - Grace

 


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