18 Bible Verses about Woman's Place
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for indeed man was not created for the woman’s sake, but woman for the man’s sake.
The man said,
“This is now bone of my bones,
And flesh of my flesh;
She shall be called Woman,
Because she was taken out of Man.”
But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law,
Truly I say to you, among those born of women there has not arisen anyone greater than John the Baptist! Yet the one who is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he.
At this point His disciples came, and they were amazed that He had been speaking with a woman, yet no one said, “What do You seek?” or, “Why do You speak with her?”
but if a woman has long hair, it is a glory to her? For her hair is given to her for a covering.
For a man ought not to have his head covered, since he is the image and glory of God; but the woman is the glory of man.
O My people! Their oppressors are children,
And women rule over them.
O My people! Those who guide you lead you astray
And confuse the direction of your paths.
“I am distressed for you, my brother Jonathan;
You have been very pleasant to me.
Your love to me was more wonderful
Than the love of women.
Now King Solomon loved many foreign women along with the daughter of Pharaoh: Moabite, Ammonite, Edomite, Sidonian, and Hittite women,