Titus 2:15

“These things speak, and exhort, and rebuke with all authority. Let no man despise thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

These things speake and exhort, and rebuke with all authoritie. Let no man despise thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

These things speak and exhort and reprove with all authority. Let no one disregard you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

These things speak and exhort and reprove with all authority. Let no man despise thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

On all these points give teaching and help, and make clear what is right with all authority. Let all men give you honour.
- Basic English Bible

These things speak, and exhort, and rebuke with all authority. Let no one despise thee.
- Darby Bible

These things speak, and exhort, and rebuke with all authority. Let no man despise thee.
- Webster's Bible

Thus speak, exhort, reprove, with all impressiveness. Let no one make light of your authority.
- Weymouth Bible

Say these things and exhort and reprove with all authority. Let no man despise you.
- World English Bible

Speke thou these thingis, and moneste thou, and repreue thou with al comaundement; no man dispise thee.
- Wycliffe Bible

these things be speaking, and exhorting, and convicting, with all charge; let no one despise thee!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Titus 2:15


2:15 Let no man despise thee - That is, let none have any just cause to despise thee. Yet they surely will. Men who know not God will despise a true minister of his word.


People's Bible Notes for Titus 2:15


Tit 2:15 Let no man despise thee. Command respect.

Discussion for Titus 2

  • Brianna vs. 13-14
    These verses help us to remember to be patient. Reflecting on vs. 14 will help us to be joyful while we wait. It tells us of the blessings in store for those who keep their integrity. Soon, we will be set free from every form of sin, lawlessness, and suffering.
  • Leonard Washington
    Thank God for His word, many in the body see the command for man to love their wives but fail to point out how God gives instruction for the wives to love their husbands... Titus 2:4
  • Goodluck Oghagbon
    The contents in this chapter 2 of Titus, is a call to Christians to live a life that is void of any thing that will tarnish the image of God in us. Looking intently at verses 11
  • BSP
    Verse 12: It is important that we reject worldly thinking and desires in order to serve God fully and to have his blessing.
  • A disciple
    Insight; Again, Aren't you reading the Chapters all the way through? or the couple dozen other places where Jesus talks about Hell? The Angels shall go forth and sever the wicked from among the just, and gather them in "bundles to be burned;" that sounds like HURT to me! The bad are going to be thrown away into everlasting punishment wailing and gnashing of teeth. Do you think that won't hurt?
  • Insight777
    V13, Jesus did not teach that God would be appearing with him when he returns to earth.
    Yes, Jesus will return and with angels to help him. Matthew 13:4 So shall it be at the end of the world: the angels shall come forth, and sever the wicked from among the just, ."
    They are collecting people not hurting people. Separating the good. No one can see God at any time and live, His energy is intense.

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