Put, &c. Figure of speech Association. App-6.
principalities, powers. See App-192 and App-5.
speak evil. See Titus 2:5.
no man. no one. Greek. medeis.
no brawlers. Greek. amachos Only here and 1 Timothy 3:3.
shewing. See Titus 2:10.
meekness. Greek. praotes. Compare 2 Corinthians 10:1.
unto. Greek. pros, App-104.
sometimes. at one time.
foolish. Greek. anoetos. See Romans 1:14.
disobedient. See Titus 1:16.
serving. Greek. douleuo. the condition of being. slave. Compare Titus 2:3. App-190.
lusts. See Titus 2:12.
living. Greek. diagd. Only here and 1 Timothy 2:2.
malice, envy. See Romans 1:29.
hateful. Greek. stugetas. Only here.
by. Greek. ek, App-104.
of. Greek. en. App-104.
have done. did,
according to. App-104., with texts.
by. App-104.Titus 3:1.
the washing... Ghost. Figure of speech Hendiadye. App-8. Two things mentioned but only one thing meant.. reference here to the gifts abundantly bestowed on us" before the truth was announced regarding the believer's completeness in Christ, apart from ordinces.
washing. Greek. loutron. Only here and Ephesians 5:26. The word means, primarily,. vessel for bathing.
regeneration. Genitive of Apposition. App-17. Greek. palingenesia. The reference is to the new man. Only here and Matthew 19:28.
Holy Ghost. App-101.
This, &c.. Faithful the saying. Figure of speech Ellipsis (of Repetition). App-6. See 1 Timothy 1:15. Figure of speech Hyperbaton. App-6.
and. and concerning (App-104).
affirm constantly. affirm strongly. Greek. diobebaioomai. Only here and 1 Timothy 1:7.
careful. Greek. phrontizo. Only here.
good works. See Titus 1:16,
foolish questions. Compare 2 Timothy 2:23.
genealogies. Greek. genealogia. Only here and 1 Timothy 1:4,
contentions. Greek. eris. See Romans 1:29.
about the law. Greek. nommikos. Elsewhere (eight times) translated "lawyer",
unprofitable. Greek. anopheles. Only here and Hebrews 7:18.
vain. Greek. mataios. See Titus 1:10
subverted. Greek. ekstrephomai. Only here.
condemned, &c. Greek. autokatakritos. Only here.
Artemas. Not mentioned elsewhere.
diligent. Greek. spoadazd. Compare Titus 3:13.
Nicopolis. It is uncertain which of the cities bearing this name is here referred to.
salute, Greet. Greek. aspazomai.
Grace. The grace. Greek. charis. App-184.