Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God

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Thursday, April 25

How do you clarify the meaning of a list? (1 Timothy 5:10)

Paul says that the church is to formally agree to take care of widows who are truly alone and, among other things, have lives that witness to their good deeds. But how do you specify that the following clauses are all example of good works? Is it okay to use a colon in translation?