Head As Chief
Most Relevant Verses
He shall lend to you, but you shall not lend to him; he shall be the head, and you shall be the tail.
For the husband is head of the wife as Christ is the Head of the church, Himself the Savior of [His] body.
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.
And you are in Him, made full and having come to fullness of life [in Christ you too are filled with the Godhead -- "Father, Son and Holy Spirit -- "and reach full spiritual stature]. And He is the Head of all rule and authority [of every angelic principality and power].
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],
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].
For because of Him the whole body (the church, in all its various parts), closely joined and firmly knit together by the joints and ligaments with which it is supplied, when each part [with power adapted to its need] is working properly [in all its functions], grows to full maturity, building itself up in love.
And not holding fast to the Head, from Whom the entire body, supplied and knit together by means of its joints and ligaments, grows with a growth that is from God.
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).
- A Good Husband
- Being A Husband
- Being A Woman Of God
- Body Of Christ
- Body Of Christ, The Church
- Christ, Names For
- Christ, The Head Of The Church
- Church Authority, Of Jesus Christ
- Family First
- Godly Man
- Godly Woman
- Going To Church
- Husband And Wife
- Husbands Headship, Basis Of
- Love And Relationships
- Man And Woman
- Names And Titles For Christ
- Respecting Your Body
- Self Image
- Short Time For Action