O Papel do Homem
For, even when we were with you, this, were we giving in charge unto you,that, if any will not work, neither let him eat!
Ye husbands, in like manner, dwelling with them according to knowledge,as unto a weaker vessel, unto the female
Be on the watch, stand firm in the faith, be menbe strong;
Ye husbands! be loving your wives, and be not embittered against them;
And be not getting drunk with wine, in which is dissoluteness, but be getting filled in Spirit;
For I have become his intimate friend, To the end that he may command his sons and his house after him, so shall they keep the way of Yahweh, by doing righteousness and justice. To the end that Yahweh may bring in for Abraham, what he hath spoken concerning him.
If, however, anyone, for his own, and specially them of his household, taketh not forethought, his faith, hath he denied, and is worse, than one without faith!
Ye husbands, be loving your wives, even as, the Christ also, loved the assembly, and delivered, himself, up in her behalf,
Whatsoever ye may be doing, from the soul, be working at it, as unto the Lord, and not unto men,-
2 It is needful, then, for, the overseer, to be irreproachable, a husband, of one wife, sober, of sound mind, orderly, hospitable, apt in teaching,
3 Not given to wine, not ready to wound, but considerate, averse to contention, not fond of money,
4 Over his own house, presiding, well, having, children, in submission, with all dignity;
And ye fathers, be not provoking your children to anger, but be nourishing them up in the discipline and admonition of the Lord.