dead while she liveth

1 Timothy 5:6

5:6 dead while she liveth. The immediate reference is to a young widow who, if supported by the church instead of getting married or of getting a job to support herself, has too much time on her hands and becomes either wanton or a busybody. The principle, however, would apply to anyone who “liveth in pleasure.” Such a person is spiritually dead.

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