- Note Paul’s concern for others, and his detached interest in the special conditions and needs of particular groups.
What can we learn here concerning the way to treat people?
- How ought the elderly, e.g., widows, normally to be cared for?
Why does Paul advise against the given of Church support to younger widows?
- 5:19-22. Of what dangers and responsibilities is Timothy made aware here?
What, in principle, can I learn from these instructions for my own guidance?