O Papel do Homem
For even when we were with you, we commanded you this: "If anyone will not work, neither let him eat."
You husbands, in like manner, live with your wives according to knowledge, giving honor to the woman, as to the weaker vessel, as being also joint heirs of the grace of life; that your prayers may not be hindered.
Watch! Stand firm in the faith! Be courageous! Be strong!
Husbands, love your wives, and do not be bitter against them.
Do not be drunken with wine, in which is dissipation, but be filled with the Spirit,
For I have known him, to the end that he may command his children and his household after him, that they may keep the way of the Lord, to do righteousness and justice; to the end that the Lord may bring on Abraham that which he has spoken of him."
But if anyone does not provide for his own, and especially his own household, he has denied the faith, and is worse than an unbeliever.
Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself up for it;
And whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord, and not for men,
2 The overseer therefore must be without reproach, the husband of one wife, temperate, sensible, modest, hospitable, good at teaching;
3 not a drunkard, not violent, but gentle, not quarrelsome, not a lover of money;
4 one who rules his own house well, having children in subjection with all reverence;
You fathers, do not provoke your children to wrath, but nurture them in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.