Titus

Arthur G. Clarke

Part 11 of 15 of the series The Epistles Analysed

INTRODUCTION, 1. 1-4. i. Address, 1-4a. ii. Greeting, 4b.
THEME-DIVINE ORDER IN THE ASSEMBLY,    1. 5
to 3. 14.
1.THE ELDERSHIP-CHURCH CONTROL, 1. 5-16. CHARGE TO TITUS. i. The Nature of it, 6-9. Moral Qualifications and Ministering
Functions. ii. The Necessity for it, 10-16. Unruliness especially of Judaisers.
2. THE FELLOWSHIP-CHURCH CONDUCT, 2.  1 to
3. 14. i. Particular Directions - Classes, 2. 1-15. Charge to Titus, 1.
a. Guiding Precepts, 2-10. As to Aged Men, 2; Aged Women,
3-4; Young Women, 4-5; Young Men, 6-7; Exhortation and Example - Bondservants, 9-10.
b. Gracious Deliverance, 2. 11. The Grace of God appeared.
c. Great  Purpose,  2.   12-14.   Present  Godliness.  Charge  to
Titus, 15. ii. General Directions - Believers, 3. 1-8.
a. Guiding Precepts, 1-2.
b. Gracious Deliverance, 3-6. The Kindness of God appeared.
c. Great Purpose, 7-8a. Future Glory. iii. Particular Directions - Titus, 3, 8b-14.
a. Concerning the Faithful, 8b, Careful to maintain good works.
b. Concerning the Formalists, 9. (Compare 1. 10ff.)
c.  Concerning the Factious, 10-11.
d. Concerning the Fellow-workers, 12-13. Four named.
c. Concerning the Faithful, 14. Learn to maintain good works.
CONCLUSION, 3. 15. Salutation and Benediction.