17 Bible Verses about Being A Husband
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and submitting to one another out of reverence for Christ.
Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord,
Husbands, love your wives just as Christ loved the church and gave himself for her
Husbands, in the same way, treat your wives with consideration as the weaker partners and show them honor as fellow heirs of the grace of life. In this way nothing will hinder your prayers.
But if someone does not provide for his own, especially his own family, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.
Husbands, love your wives and do not be embittered against them.
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.
and submitting to one another out of reverence for Christ. Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord, 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.read more.
But as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands in everything. Husbands, love your wives just as Christ loved the church and gave himself for her to sanctify her by cleansing her with the washing of the water by the word, so that he may present the church to himself as glorious -- not having a stain or wrinkle, or any such blemish, but holy and blameless. In the same way husbands ought to love their wives as their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself. For no one has ever hated his own body but he feeds it and takes care of it, just as Christ also does the church, for we are members of his body. For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and will be joined to his wife, and the two will become one flesh. This mystery is great -- but I am actually speaking with reference to Christ and the church.
But I want you to know that Christ is the head of every man, and the man is the head of a woman, and God is the head of Christ.
To the woman he said, "I will greatly increase your labor pains; with pain you will give birth to children. You will want to control your husband, but he will dominate you."
Wives, submit to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.
The Lord God said, "It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a companion for him who corresponds to him."
The one who finds a wife finds what is enjoyable, and receives a pleasurable gift from the Lord.
Marriage must be honored among all and the marriage bed kept undefiled, for God will judge sexually immoral people and adulterers.
When a man is newly married, he need not go into the army nor be obligated in any way; he must be free to stay at home for a full year and bring joy to the wife he has married.
A house and wealth are inherited from parents, but a prudent wife is from the Lord.
In the same way, wives, be subject to your own husbands. Then, even if some are disobedient to the word, they will be won over without a word by the way you live, when they see your pure and reverent conduct. Let your beauty not be external -- the braiding of hair and wearing of gold jewelry or fine clothes -- read more.
but the inner person of the heart, the lasting beauty of a gentle and tranquil spirit, which is precious in God's sight. For in the same way the holy women who hoped in God long ago adorned themselves by being subject to their husbands, like Sarah who obeyed Abraham, calling him lord. You become her children when you do what is good and have no fear in doing so.
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