Parallel Verses

Amplified

For the husband is head of the wife as Christ is the Head of the church, Himself the Savior of [His] body.

New American Standard Bible

For the husband is the head of the wife, as Christ also is the head of the church, He Himself being the Savior of the body.

King James Version

For the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church: and he is the saviour of the body.

Holman Bible

for the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church. He is the Savior of the body.

International Standard Version

For the husband is the head of his wife as the Messiah is the head of the church. It is he who is the Savior of the body.

A Conservative Version

Because a husband is head of the wife, as also Christ is head of the church, and himself the savior of the body.

American Standard Version

For the husband is the head of the wife, and Christ also is the head of the church, being himself the saviour of the body.

An Understandable Version

For the husband is the [spiritual] head over his wife, just as Christ is also the [spiritual] head over the church, since He is the Savior of the body.

Anderson New Testament

for the husband is the head of the wife, as the Christ also is the head of the church; and he is the savior of the body.

Bible in Basic English

For the husband is the head of the wife, as Christ is the head of the church, being himself the saviour of the body.

Common New Testament

For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is himself the Savior.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for the husband presides over his wife, as Christ presides over the church: and he it is that preserves the whole body.

Darby Translation

for a husband is head of the wife, as also the Christ is head of the assembly. He is Saviour of the body.

Godbey New Testament

because the husband is the head of the wife, as Christ is also the head of the church, being himself the saviour of the body.

Goodspeed New Testament

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.

John Wesley New Testament

For the husband is head of the wife, as Christ also is head of the church:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For the husband is the head of the wife even as the Christ is head of the congregation , and it is he who gives saving health to the body.

Julia Smith Translation

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.

King James 2000

For the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church: and he is the savior of the body.

Lexham Expanded Bible

because [the] husband is [the] head of the wife, as also Christ [is the] head of the church (he himself [being the] Savior of the body).

Modern King James verseion

For the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church; and He is the Savior of the body.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For the husband is the wife's head, even as Christ is the head of the congregation, and the same is the saviour of the body.

Moffatt New Testament

for the husband is the head of the wife as Christ also (though he is the saviour of the Body) is the head of the church;

Montgomery New Testament

because a husband is the head of his wife even as Christ is head of the church, his body, which he saves.

NET Bible

because the husband is the head of the wife as also Christ is the head of the church -- he himself being the savior of the body.

New Heart English Bible

For the husband is the head of the wife, and Christ also is the head of the church, being himself the savior of the body.

Noyes New Testament

for the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church,he, who is the Saviour of the body.

Sawyer New Testament

for the husband is the head of the wife, as also Christ is the head of the church; he is the savior of the body.

The Emphasized Bible

Because, a husband, is the head of his wife, as, the Christ also, is the head of the assembly, he, being the saviour of the body, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For the husband is the head of the wife, as also Christ is the head of the church; and is himself the saviour of the body.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For a man is the Head of his wife, as the Christ is the Head of the Church--being indeed himself the Savior of his Body.

Webster

For the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church: and he is the Savior of the body.

Weymouth New Testament

because a husband is the Head of his wife as Christ also is the Head of the Church, being indeed the Saviour of this His Body.

Williams New Testament

for a husband is the head of his wife, just as Christ is the Head of the church, His body, and Saviour of it.

World English Bible

For the husband is the head of the wife, and Christ also is the head of the assembly, being himself the savior of the body.

Worrell New Testament

because a husband is head of the wife, as Christ also is Head of the assembly; Himself the Savior of the body.

Worsley New Testament

for the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church: and the saviour of that body.

Youngs Literal Translation

because the husband is head of the wife, as also the Christ is head of the assembly, and he is saviour of the body,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

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

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585
Usage: 585

the head
κεφαλή 
Kephale 
κεφαλή 
Kephale 
Usage: 63
Usage: 63

of the wife
γυνή 
Gune 
Usage: 187


and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

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

Christ is
Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

of the church
ἐκκλησία 
Ekklesia 
Usage: 93

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

he

Usage: 0

the saviour
σωτήρ 
Soter 
Usage: 24

Context Readings

Being Filled By The Spirit

22 Wives, be subject (be submissive and adapt yourselves) to your own husbands as [a service] to the Lord. 23 For the husband is head of the wife as Christ is the Head of the church, Himself the Savior of [His] body. 24 As the church is subject to Christ, so let wives also be subject in everything to their husbands.



Cross References

1 Corinthians 11:3-10

But I want you to know and realize that Christ is the Head of every man, the head of a woman is her husband, and the Head of Christ is God.

Ephesians 1:22-23

And He has put all things under His feet and has appointed Him the universal and supreme Head of the church [a headship exercised throughout the church],

Colossians 1:18

He also is the Head of [His] body, the church; seeing He is the Beginning, the Firstborn from among the dead, so that He alone in everything and in every respect might occupy the chief place [stand first and be preeminent].

Acts 20:28

Take care and be on guard for yourselves and the whole flock over which the Holy Spirit has appointed you bishops and guardians, to shepherd (tend and feed and guide) the church of the Lord or of God which He obtained for Himself [buying it and saving it for Himself] with His own blood.

1 Corinthians 6:13

Food [is intended] for the stomach and the stomach for food, but God will finally end [the functions of] both and bring them to nothing. The body is not intended for sexual immorality, but [is intended] for the Lord, and the Lord [is intended] for the body [ to save, sanctify, and raise it again].

Ephesians 4:15

Rather, let our lives lovingly express truth [in all things, speaking truly, dealing truly, living truly]. Enfolded in love, let us grow up in every way and in all things into Him Who is the Head, [even] Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One).

Ephesians 5:25-26

Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave Himself up for her,

1 Thessalonians 1:10

And [how you] look forward to and await the coming of His Son from heaven, Whom He raised from the dead -- "Jesus, Who personally rescues and delivers us out of and from the wrath [bringing punishment] which is coming [upon the impenitent] and draws us to Himself [ investing us with all the privileges and rewards of the new life in Christ, the Messiah].

Revelation 5:9

And [now] they sing a new song, saying, You are worthy to take the scroll and to break the seals that are on it, for You were slain (sacrificed), and with Your blood You purchased men unto God from every tribe and language and people and nation.

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