Titus 1:5

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The reason I left you in Crete was to set in order the remaining matters and to appoint elders in every town, as I directed you.

NIV ©

The reason I left you in Crete was that you might straighten out what was left unfinished and appoint elders in every town, as I directed you.

NASB ©

For this reason I left you in Crete, that you would set in order what remains and appoint elders in every city as I directed you,

NLT ©

I left you on the island of Crete so you could complete our work there and appoint elders in each town as I instructed you.

MSG ©

I left you in charge in Crete so you could complete what I left half-done. Appoint leaders in every town according to my instructions.

BBE ©

I did not take you with me when I went away from Crete, so that you might do what was necessary to put things in order there, placing men in authority over the churches in every town, as I said to you;

NRSV ©

I left you behind in Crete for this reason, so that you should put in order what remained to be done, and should appoint elders in every town, as I directed you:

NKJV ©

For this reason I left you in Crete, that you should set in order the things that are lacking, and appoint elders in every city as I commanded you––

KJV
For this
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cause
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left I
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thee
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in
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Crete
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that
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thou shouldest set in order
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the things that are wanting
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and
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ordain
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elders
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in every
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city
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as
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I
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had appointed
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thee
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CONJ
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PREP
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presbuterouv
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The reason
<5484>
I left
<620>
you
<4571>
in
<1722>
Crete
<2914>
was to
<2443>
set in order
<1930>
the remaining matters
<3007>
and
<2532>
to appoint
<2525>
elders
<4245>
in every
<2596>
town
<4172>
, as
<5613>
I
<1473>
directed
<1299>
you
<4671>
.
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