Chapter 13. Titus 3

  1. Jay Twomey

Published Online: 9 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306200.ch13

The Pastoral Epistles Through the Centuries

The Pastoral Epistles Through the Centuries

How to Cite

Twomey, J. (2008) Titus 3, in The Pastoral Epistles Through the Centuries, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444306200.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2008

Book Series:

  1. Blackwell Bible Commentaries

Book Series Editors:

  1. John Sawyer,
  2. Christopher Rowland,
  3. Judith Kovacs and
  4. David M. Gunn

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405126144

Online ISBN: 9781444306200

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Keywords:

  • Titus 3 - “Paul” concludes this letter, and thus the canonical Pastoral corpus, with additional ethical instructions;
  • The Church: Baptism (3:1–11);
  • Be gentle (v. 2);
  • Saved through the water of rebirth (v. 5);
  • The Opponents: And Also Some Friends (3:10–11, 13);
  • Have nothing more to do with them (vv. 10–11);
  • Zenas the lawyer (v. 13)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Church: Baptism (3:1–11)

  • The Opponents: And Also Some Friends (3:10–11, 13)