Most Relevant Verses
Neither was the man created for the woman; but the woman for the man.
But I suffer not a woman to teach, nor to usurp authority over the man, but to be in silence.
But I would have you know, that the head of every man is Christ; and the head of the woman is the man; and the head of Christ is God.
But if a woman have long hair, it is a glory to her: for her hair is given her for a covering.
For this cause God gave them up unto vile affections: for even their women did change the natural use into that which is against nature:
That they may teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children,
For a man indeed ought not to cover his head, forasmuch as he is the image and glory of God: but the woman is the glory of the man.
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.
She riseth also while it is yet night, and giveth meat to her household, and a portion to her maidens.
Let the husband render unto the wife due benevolence: and likewise also the wife unto the husband.
Let your women keep silence in the churches: for it is not permitted unto them to speak; but they are commanded to be under obedience, as also saith the law.
The aged women likewise, that they be in behaviour as becometh holiness, not false accusers, not given to much wine, teachers of good things;
Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord.
That the aged men be sober, grave, temperate, sound in faith, in charity, in patience.
Now when the turn of Esther, the daughter of Abihail the uncle of Mordecai, who had taken her for his daughter, was come to go in unto the king, she required nothing but what Hegai the king's chamberlain, the keeper of the women, appointed. And Esther obtained favour in the sight of all them that looked upon her.
If brethren dwell together, and one of them die, and have no child, the wife of the dead shall not marry without unto a stranger: her husband's brother shall go in unto her, and take her to him to wife, and perform the duty of an husband's brother unto her.
In all things shewing thyself a pattern of good works: in doctrine shewing uncorruptness, gravity, sincerity,
But if any widow have children or nephews, let them learn first to shew piety at home, and to requite their parents: for that is good and acceptable before God.
Now when every maid's turn was come to go in to king Ahasuerus, after that she had been twelve months, according to the manner of the women, (for so were the days of their purifications accomplished, to wit, six months with oil of myrrh, and six months with sweet odours, and with other things for the purifying of the women;)
And he brought up Hadassah, that is, Esther, his uncle's daughter: for she had neither father nor mother, and the maid was fair and beautiful; whom Mordecai, when her father and mother were dead, took for his own daughter.
- Women's (11 instances)
- A Good Husband
- A Good Woman
- Being A Woman Of God
- Being A Women
- Being Beautiful
- Covering Heads
- Godly Man
- Godly Woman
- Husband And Wife
- Man And Woman
- Marriage Between Man And Woman
- Relationship Of Men And Women
- Wives, Duties Of