Titus 2:4

“That they may teach the young women to bee sober, to loue their husbands, to loue their children,”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

That they may teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children,
- King James Version

so that they may encourage the young women to love their husbands, to love their children,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

that they may train the young women to love their husbands, to love their children,
- American Standard Version (1901)

Training the younger women to have love for their husbands and children,
- Basic English Bible

that they may admonish the young women to be attached to [their] husbands, to be attached to [their] children,
- Darby Bible

That they may teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children,
- Webster's Bible

They should school the young women to be affectionate to their husbands and to their children, to be sober-minded, pure in their lives,
- Weymouth Bible

that they may train the young women to love their husbands, to love their children,
- World English Bible

Moneste thou yonge wymmen, that thei loue here hosebondis, that thei loue her children;
- Wycliffe Bible

that they may make the young women sober-minded, to be lovers of [their] husbands, lovers of [their] children,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Titus 2:4


2:4 That they instruct the young women - These Timothy was to instruct himself; Titus, by the elder women. To love their husbands, their children - With a tender, temperate, holy, wise affection. O how hard a lesson.


People's Bible Notes for Titus 2:4


Tit 2:4 That they may teach. A special mission is to teach the young women. What they were to be taught follows.

Discussion for Titus 2

  • Gwendolyn Wright
    I believe it is God speaking through the Apostle Paul to encourage all Christian to look to him, and to understand that even in this dark era of unbelief in this present world we can and must live holy, we must let the light of God s love shine through our life s in the power of the Holy Spirit to show forth the Love and compassion of the Father so more souls might be added to the kingdom.
  • Salome
    Titus2.encourage elderly women to teach the young women to love their husbands and children. We all have a duty to love and teach others how to love.
  • Joseph
    praise god
  • Steve morrow
    TITUS 2:13 looking for that blessed hope and the glorious appearing of the GREAT GOD and our SAVIOUR JESUS CHRIST HEBREWS 9:28 SO CHRIST WAS ONCE OFFERED TO BEAR THE SINS OF MANY AND UNTO THEM --- THAT LOOK FOR HIM --- SHALL HE APPEAR THE SECOND TIME WITHOUT SIN UNTO SALVATION HEBREWS 5:9 and being made perfect he became the author of eternal salvation unto all them --- THAT OBEY HIM ---
  • Kathy Baldwin
    WE MUST ALL REMEMBER THE EARTH IS RUN BY SATAN....WE HAVE GOD AND JESUS TO TURN TO, OUR FAITH AND OUR HOPE COME FROM THE GRACE WE ARE GIVEN FROM JESUS. EVERY DAY I SEE THE DEVIL REACHING OUT TO OUR CHILDREN...GOD GAVE US THESE CHILDREN, WE MUST TEACH THEM ABOUT CHRIST, GOD, GRACE, FAITH AND THEIR SALVATION DEPENDS ON GOD WORKING THROUGH US..LISTEN, FEEL,HE SURROUNDS US IF WE ASK.
  • BSP
    Verse 13~Focusing on the blessed hope or happy hope that we have for the future can helps us to be happy now.

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