Summary of the Letter
3:8 This saying 1 is trustworthy, and I want you to insist on such truths, 2 so that those who have placed their faith in God may be intent on engaging in good works. These things are good and beneficial for all people.
3:14 Here is another way that our people 3 can learn 4 to engage in good works to meet pressing needs and so not be unfruitful.
1 sn This saying (Grk “the saying”) refers to the preceding citation (Titus 3:4-7). See 1 Tim 1:15; 3:1; 4:9; 2 Tim 2:11 for other occurrences of this phrase.
2 tn Grk “concerning these things.”
3 tn Grk “that those who are ours” (referring to the Christians).
4 tn Grk “and also let our people learn.”