Titus 1:5

English Standard Version

5 This is why I left you in Crete, so that you might put what remained into order, and appoint elders in every town as I directed you— (Ac 14:23; 1Ti 1:3; 2Ti 2:2)

New International Version

5 The reason I left you in Crete was that you might put in order what was left unfinished and appoint[1] elders in every town, as I directed you.

New Int. Readers Version

5 I left you on the island of Crete. There were some things that hadn't been finished. You needed to sort them out. You also had to appoint elders in every town. I told you how to do it.

King James Version

5 For this cause left I thee in Crete, that thou shouldest set in order the things that are wanting, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed thee: