Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Women, yield ye obedience to your own husbands, as to the Lord.

New American Standard Bible

Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord.

King James Version

Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord.

Holman Bible

Wives, submit to your own husbands as to the Lord,

International Standard Version

Wives, submit yourselves to your husbands as to the Lord.

A Conservative Version

Wives, submit to your own husbands as to the Lord.

American Standard Version

Wives, be in subjection unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord.

Amplified

Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as [a service] to the Lord.

An Understandable Version

Wives, you should submit to your own husbands, as you would to the Lord.

Anderson New Testament

Wives, be subject to your own husbands as to the Lord:

Bible in Basic English

Wives, be under the authority of your husbands, as of the Lord.

Common New Testament

Wives, be subject to your husbands, as to the Lord.

Daniel Mace New Testament

let married women be submissive to their husbands, out of regard to the Lord.

Darby Translation

Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands, as to the Lord,

Godbey New Testament

Wives, be submissive to your own husbands, as to the Lord,

Goodspeed New Testament

You married women must subordinate yourselves to your husbands, as you do to the Lord,

John Wesley New Testament

Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands as unto the Lord.

King James 2000

Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord.

Lexham Expanded Bible

--wives to their own husbands as to the Lord,

Modern King James verseion

Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands, as to the Lord.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Women: submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord.

Moffatt New Testament

Wives, be subject to your husbands as to the Lord,

Montgomery New Testament

Wives likewise to their husbands as to the Lord,

NET Bible

Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord,

New Heart English Bible

Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord.

Noyes New Testament

Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands, as to the Lord;

Sawyer New Testament

Let wives [be subject] to their husbands as to the Lord,

The Emphasized Bible

Ye wives, unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Wives, be in subjection to your own husbands, as to the Lord.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Wives should submit to their husbands as submitting to the Lord.

Webster

Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands, as to the Lord.

Weymouth New Testament

Married women, submit to your own husbands as if to the Lord;

Williams New Testament

You married women must continue to live in subordination to your husbands, as you do to the Lord,

World English Bible

Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord.

Worrell New Testament

the wives, to their own husbands, as to the Lord;

Worsley New Testament

Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord:

Youngs Literal Translation

The wives! to your own husbands subject yourselves, as to the Lord,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
γυνή 
Gune 
Usage: 187

ὑποτάσσω 
Hupotasso 
Usage: 39

ἴδιος 
Idios 
Usage: 96

ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man, husband, sir, fellow, not tr
Usage: 198

as
ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

Images Ephesians 5:22

Prayers for Ephesians 5:22

Context Readings

Being Filled By The Spirit

21 Yielding obedience to one another in the fear of God. 22 Women, yield ye obedience to your own husbands, as to the Lord. 23 For the husband is the head of the wife, as also Christ the head of the church: and he is the saviour of the body.



Cross References

Genesis 3:16

To the woman he said, Multiplying, I will multiply thy pain and thy conception; in pain thou shalt bring forth children; and to thy husband thy desire, and he shall rule over thee.

Esther 1:20

And the decree of the king which he shall make being heard in all his kingdom, (for it is great,) and all the women shall give honor to their husbands, to the great and even to the small.

1 Corinthians 14:34

Let your women be silent in the churches: for it has not been committed to them to speak; but to be subjected, as also says the law.

Colossians 3:18-1

Women, place yourselves under your own husbands, as was permitted in the Lord.

Titus 2:5

Of sound mind chaste, remaining at home, good subordinates to their own husbands, that the word of God be not defamed.

1 Peter 3:1-6

Likewise, wives being subject to their own husbands; that also, if any believe not the word, by the turning back of wives might be gained without the word;

1 Timothy 2:11-12

Let the woman, in freedom from care, learn in all subjection.

Ephesians 5:22-9

Women, yield ye obedience to your own husbands, as to the Lord.

Esther 1:16-18

And Memucan will say before the king, Not against the king alone did Vashti the queen do evil, but against all the chiefs and against all the peoples that are in all the provinces of the king Ahasuerus.

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