Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But I would have you know, that the head of every man is Christ; and the head of the woman is the man; and the head of Christ is God.

General references

Bible References

The head of every

Ephesians 1:22
He has put everything under his feet and made him the indisputable head of the church,
Ephesians 4:15
We must lovingly hold to the truth and grow up into perfect union with him who is the head??hrist himself.
Ephesians 5:23
for a husband is the head of his wife, just as Christ is the head of the church, which is his body, and is saved by him.
Philippians 2:10
so that in the name of Jesus everyone should kneel, in heaven and on earth and in the underworld,
Colossians 1:18
He is the head of the church, it is his body; for he is the beginning, the firstborn from among the dead??hat he might come to stand first in everything.
Colossians 2:10
and in union with him you too are filled with it. He is the head of all your principalities and dominions.

And the head of the

Ephesians 5:22
You married women must subordinate yourselves to your husbands, as you do to the Lord,
Colossians 3:18
You married women must subordinate yourselves to your husbands, for that is your duty as Christians.
1 Timothy 2:11
Women must listen quietly in church and be perfectly submissive.
1 Peter 3:1
You married women, in the same way, must be submissive to your husbands, so that any who refuse to believe the message may be won over without argument through the behavior of their wives

And the head of christ

1 Corinthians 3:23
But you belong to Christ, and Christ belongs to God.
1 Corinthians 15:27
for everything is to be reduced to subjection and put under Christ's feet. But when it says that everything is subject to him, he is evidently excepted who reduced it all to subjection to him.
Matthew 28:18
And Jesus came up to them and said, "Full authority in heaven and on the earth has been given to me.
John 3:34
For he whom God has sent speaks God's words, for God gives him his Spirit without measure.
John 5:20
For the Father loves the Son and lets him see everything that he himself is doing, and he will let him see greater deeds than these, to make you wonder.
John 14:28
You have heard me say that I am going away and am coming back to you; if you loved me you would be glad that I am going to the Father, for the Father is greater than I.
John 17:2
just as you have done in giving him power over all mankind, so that he may give eternal life to all whom you have given him.
Ephesians 1:20
he exerted in raising Christ from the dead, and seating him at his right hand in heaven,
Philippians 2:7
but laid it aside to take on the nature of a slave and become like other men.

General references

1 Timothy 2:11
Women must listen quietly in church and be perfectly submissive.