Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as it is fit in the Lord.

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1 Corinthians 11:3
But I wish you to know that the head of every man is Christ, and the head of the wife is the husband, and the head of Christ is God.
1 Corinthians 14:34
Let the wives keep silence in the assemblies; for it is not permitted them to speak, but let them be in subjection, as also says the law.
Ephesians 5:22
the wives, to their own husbands, as to the Lord;
1 Timothy 2:12
But I permit not a woman to teach, nor to have dominion over a man, but to be in quietness.
Titus 2:4
that they may train the young women to be lovers of their husbands, lovers of their children,
1 Peter 3:1
In like manner, ye wives, be subject to your own husbands; that, if any obey not the word, they may, without the word, be gained through the conduct of their wives,


Acts 5:29
But Peter and the apostles, answering, said, "It is proper to obey God rather than men.
Ephesians 5:3
But fornication, and all uncleanness, or covetousness, let it not even be named among you, as becomes saints;
Ephesians 6:1
Children, obey your parents in the Lord; for this is right.

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