O Papel do Homem
For even when we were with you, this we commanded you, that if any would not work, neither should he eat.
Likewise, you husbands, dwell with them according to knowledge, giving honor to the wife, as to the weaker vessel, and as being heirs together of the grace of life; that your prayers be not hindered.
Watch you, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.
Husbands, love your wives, and be not bitter against them.
And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit;
For I know him, that he will command his children and his household after him, and they shall keep the way of the LORD, to do justice and judgment; that the LORD may bring on Abraham that which he has spoken of him.
But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house, he has denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.
Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it;
And whatever you do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not to men;
2 A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behavior, given to hospitality, apt to teach;
3 Not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous;
4 One that rules well his own house, having his children in subjection with all gravity;
And, you fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.