Being A Wife
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subjecting yourselves one to another in the fear of Christ. Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord. 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.read more.
But as the assembly is subject to Christ, so let the wives also be to their own husbands in everything. Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the assembly, and gave himself up for it; that he might sanctify it, having cleansed it by the washing of water with the word, that he might present the assembly to himself gloriously, not having spot or wrinkle or any such thing; but that it should be holy and without blemish. Even so husbands also ought to love their own wives as their own bodies. He who loves his own wife loves himself. For no man ever hated his own flesh; but nourishes and cherishes it, even as the Lord also does the assembly; because we are members of his body, of his flesh and bones. "For this cause a man will leave his father and mother, and will be joined to his wife. The two will become one flesh." This mystery is great, but I speak concerning Christ and of the assembly.
A foolish son is the calamity of his father. A wife's quarrels are a continual dripping.
It is better to dwell in a desert land, than with a contentious and fretful woman.
Wives, be in subjection to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.
Whoever finds a wife finds a good thing, and obtains favor of Yahweh.
Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord.
Nevertheless each of you must also love his own wife even as himself; and let the wife see that she respects her husband.
Let your beauty be not just the outward adorning of braiding the hair, and of wearing jewels of gold, or of putting on fine clothing;
subjecting yourselves one to another in the fear of Christ.