Titus 2:4

“That they may teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

That they may teach the young women to bee sober, to loue their husbands, to loue their children,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

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 2:4

  • Joshua Ezekiel for verse 4
    Most old women and mothers do not teach their children boys n girls to learn how to love their wife husband based on the bible book of Titus 2 4 dats just what am experiencing from my wife no love no sober

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