In the same way, you wives, be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be won without a word by the behavior of their wives,
For how do you know, O wife, whether you will save your husband? Or how do you know, O husband, whether you will save your wife?
Wives, be subject to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.
To the woman He said, “I will greatly multiply Your pain in childbirth, In pain you will bring forth children; Yet your desire will be for your husband, And he will rule over you.”
“ If your brother sins , go and show him his fault in private; if he listens to you, you have won your brother.
For though I am free from all men, I have made myself a slave to all, so that I may win more.
In the presence of the king and the princes, Memucan said, “Queen Vashti has wronged not only the king but also all the princes and all the peoples who are in all the provinces of King Ahasuerus.
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, And he who is wise wins souls.
A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city, And contentions are like the bars of a citadel.
But thanks be to God that though you were slaves of sin, you became obedient from the heart to that form of teaching to which you were committed,
For the married woman is bound by law to her husband while he is living; but if her husband dies, she is released from the law concerning the husband.
However, they did not all heed the good news; for Isaiah says, “ Lord, who has believed our report?”
But I want you to understand that Christ is the head of every man, and the man is the head of a woman, and God is the head of Christ.
The women are to keep silent in the churches; for they are not permitted to speak, but are to subject themselves, just as the Law also says.
Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord.
Nevertheless, each individual among you also is to love his own wife even as himself, and the wife must see to it that she respects her husband.
Conduct yourselves with wisdom toward outsiders, making the most of the opportunity.
dealing out retribution to those who do not know God and to those who do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.
A woman must quietly receive instruction with entire submissiveness.
Older women likewise are to be reverent in their behavior, not malicious gossips nor enslaved to much wine, teaching what is good,
And having been made perfect, He became to all those who obey Him the source of eternal salvation,
By faith Abraham, when he was called, obeyed by going out to a place which he was to receive for an inheritance; and he went out, not knowing where he was going.
My brethren, if any among you strays from the truth and one turns him back,
Since you have in obedience to the truth purified your souls for a sincere love of the brethren, fervently love one another from the heart,
You husbands in the same way, live with your wives in an understanding way, as with someone weaker, since she is a woman; and show her honor as a fellow heir of the grace of life, so that your prayers will not be hindered.
For it is time for judgment to begin with the household of God; and if it begins with us first, what will be the outcome for those who do not obey the gospel of God?