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Likewise, ye wives, be in subjection to your own husbands; that, if any obey not the word, they also may without the word be won by the conversation of the wives;

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Bible References


Genesis 3:16
To the woman he said, I will greatly multiply thy pain and thy childbearing, in pain thou shall bring forth children. And thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he shall rule over thee.
Esther 1:16
And Memucan answered before the king and the rulers, Vashti the queen has not done wrong only to the king, but also to all the rulers, and to all the peoples that are in all the provinces of king Ahasuerus.
Romans 7:2
For the woman under authority to the living husband has been bound by law, but if the husband should die, she has been released from the law of the husband.
Ephesians 5:22
Wives, submit to your own husbands as to the Lord.
Colossians 3:18
Wives, be ye submissive to your own husbands as is proper in Lord.
1 Timothy 2:11
Let a woman learn in silence in all subjection.
Titus 2:3
Aged women likewise be reverent in behavior, not slanderous, not enslaved to much wine, teachers of what is good,


1 Peter 1:22
Men who have purified your souls in obedience of the truth through the Spirit for non-hypocritical brotherly love. Ye should love each other fervently from a pure heart,
1 Peter 4:17
Because the time to begin judgment is from the house of God, and if first from us, what is the end of those who disobey the good-news of God?
Romans 6:17
But thanks to God, that ye were bondmen of sin, but ye obeyed from the heart a model of doctrine for which ye were delivered.
Romans 10:16
But not all were obedient to the good-news, for Isaiah says, Lord, who has believed our report?
2 Thessalonians 1:8
in a fire of flame rendering vengeance to those who have not known God, and to those not obeying the good-news of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Hebrews 5:9
And having been fully perfected, he became the source of eternal salvation to all those who obey him,
Hebrews 11:8
By faith Abraham, when called, obeyed to go out to the place that he was going to take for an inheritance. And he went out, not knowing where he was going.


1 Corinthians 7:16
For how do thou know, O wife, whether thou will save thy husband? Or how will thou know, O husband, whether thou will save thy wife?
Colossians 4:5
Walk in wisdom toward those outside, redeeming the time,


Proverbs 11:30
The fruit of a righteous man is a tree of life, and he who is wise wins souls.
Proverbs 18:19
A brother offended [is harder to be won] than a strong city, and [such] contentions are like the bars of a castle.
Matthew 18:15
But if thy brother should sin against thee, go and reprove him between thee and him alone. If he should hear thee, thou have gained thy brother.
1 Corinthians 9:19
For although being free from all men, I made myself a servant to all, so that I might gain the more.
James 5:19
Brothers, if any man among you may be led astray from the truth, and some man converts him,

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1 Timothy 2:11
Let a woman learn in silence in all subjection.