Qualification

  1. One who cannot be validly accused [Blameless] – 1 Tim. 3:9-10
  2. Husband of one wife – 1 Tim. 3:12
  3. Temperate [sober-minded] – 1 Tim. 3:8
  4. Respected – 1 Tim. 3:8
  5. Not given to wine [not a drunkard] – 1 Tim. 3:8
  6. Manages his family well – 1 Tim. 3:12
  7. Children obey him with respect – 1 Tim. 3:12
  8. Does not seek dishonest gain – Titus 1:7
  9. Be secure – 1 Tim. 3:8
  10. Must be tested – 1 Tim. 3:10
  11. Wives must be grave [good character] – 1 Tim. 3:11
  12. Wives must be not slanders [not malicious gossip] – 1 Tim. 3:11
  13. Wives must control herself – 1 Tim. 3:11
  14. Wives must be faithful in everything – 1 Tim. 3:11