1 Timothy 5:4

5:4 But if a widow has children or grandchildren, they should first learn to fulfill their duty toward their own household and so repay their parents what is owed them. For this is what pleases God.

1 Timothy 5:8

5:8 But if someone does not provide for his own, especially his own family, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.

tn Or “to practice their religion.”

tn Or “and so make some repayment to their parents”; Grk “and to give back recompense to their parents.”

tn Grk “for this is pleasing in the sight of God.”

tn That is, “his own relatives.”