Table of Contents

 

Introduction

Historical background

Outline

Message

Exposition

I. SALUTATION 1:1-4

II. INSTRUCTIONS FOR SETTING THE CHURCH IN ORDER 1:53:11

A. The appointment of elders 1:5-9

B. The correction of false teachers 1:10-16

C. The conduct of the saints 2:13:11

1. The behavior of various groups in the church 2:1-15

Introductory charge 2:1

Older men 2:2

Older women 2:3

Young women 2:4-5

Young men 2:6-8

Bond-slaves 2:9-10

Rationale for such behavior 2:11-14

Concluding charge 2:15

2. The behavior of all in the church 3:1-11

Individual responsibility 3:1-8

Instructions 3:1-2

Rationale 3:3-8

Titus' responsibility 3:9-11

III. CONCLUSION 3:12-15

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