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Titus Chapter 1:1-3

Paul, a servant of God and an apostle of Jesus Christ, for the sake of the faith of God's elect and their knowledge of the truth, which accords with godliness,in hope of eternal life, which God, who never lies, promised before the ages began.

  1. Who was Paul an Apostle of? Titus 1:1
  2. What is our hope? Titus 1:2
  3. When did God promise this hope? Titus 1:2
  4. At what time, was the promise of eternal life revealed (brought to light)? Titus 1:3

Titus Chapter 1:4-9

Appoint elders in every town as I directed you—if anyone is above reproach, the husband of one wife, and his children are believers and not open to the charge of debauchery or insubordination.

  1. How did Paul view Titus? Titus 1:4
  2. Why did Paul leave Titus in Crete? Titus 1:5
  3. For what purpose did Paul tell Titus to appoint elders in every city, on the Island of Crete? Titus 1:5
  4. How does Paul describe the character, and the family, of a qualified elder? Titus 1:6-7
  5. To be above reproach, what attitudes and behaviors must an overseer not have? Titus 1:7
  6. What other qualities must an overseer have? Titus 1:8
  7. What must he hold firm to? Titus 1:9
  8. What must an overseer be able to do, to those who contradict? Titus 1:9

Titus Chapter 1:10-16

For there are many who are insubordinate, empty talkers and deceivers.They must be silenced, since they are upsetting whole families by teaching for shameful gain what they ought not to teach.

  1. How does Paul describe many insubordinate men? Titus 1:10
  2. Why must they be silenced? Titus 1:11
  3. What motivates insubordinate men, who upset whole families, to teach what they should not teach? Titus 1:11
  4. What are we not to give heed to? Titus 1:14
  5. What do insubordinate men turn to, that makes them turn away from the truth? Titus 1:14
  6. Who do these insubordinate men profess to know? Titus 1:16
  7. How do they deny God? Titus 1:16