Elder Qualifications – Devout

…but hospitable, loving what is good, sensible, just, devout, self-controlled… Titus 1:8 (emphasis mine) To be devout is to be holy, pious, pleasing to God. Paul uses this same word when instructing men to pray: Therefore I want the men in every place to pray, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and dissension. 1 Timothy [...]