'Submissive' in the Bible
May he make us submissive, so we can follow all his instructions and obey the commandments, rules, and regulations he commanded our ancestors.
"And you, Solomon my son, obey the God of your father and serve him with a submissive attitude and a willing spirit, for the Lord examines all minds and understands every motive of one's thoughts. If you seek him, he will let you find him, but if you abandon him, he will reject you permanently.
Blessed (happy, fortunate, prosperous, and enviable) is the man who walks and lives not in the counsel of the ungodly [following their advice, their plans and purposes], nor stands [submissive and inactive] in the path where sinners walk, nor sits down [to relax and rest] where the scornful [and the mockers] gather.
So will the King desire your beauty; because He is your Lord, be submissive and reverence and honor Him.
To You belongs silence (the submissive wonder of reverence which bursts forth into praise) and praise is due and fitting to You, O God, in Zion; and to You shall the vow be performed.
He was oppressed, [yet when] He was afflicted, He was submissive and opened not His mouth; like a lamb that is led to the slaughter, and as a sheep before her shearers is dumb, so He opened not His mouth.
My hand made all these things,and so they all came into being.This is the Lord’s declaration.I will look favorably on this kind of person:one who is humble, submissive in spirit,and trembles at My word.
the women should be silent in the churches, for they are not permitted to speak, but should be submissive, as the law also says.
Wives, be subject (be submissive and adapt yourselves) to your own husbands as [a service] to the Lord.
Indeed, just as the church is submissive to the Messiah, so wives must be submissive to their husbands in everything.
Wives, be submissive to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.
He must manage his own family well and have children who are submissive and respectful in every way.
to be self-controlled, pure, homemakers, kind, and submissive to their husbands, so that God’s message will not be slandered.
Slaves are to be submissive to their masters in everything, and to be well-pleasing, not talking back
Remind them to be submissive to rulers and authorities, to obey, to be ready for every good work,
Besides this, our earthly fathers used to discipline us and we treated them with respect, and shall we not be still more submissive to the Father of our spirits, and live?
Continue to follow and be submissive to your leaders, since they are watching over your souls as those who will have to give a word of explanation. By doing this, you will be letting them carry out their duties joyfully, and not with grief, for that would be harmful for you.
Be submissive to every human institution and authority for the sake of the Lord, whether it be to the emperor as supreme,
Servants, be submissive to your masters with all respect, not only to those who are good and gentle, but also to those who are unreasonable.
In the same way, you wives, be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be won without a word by the behavior of their wives,
For in this way in former times the holy women also, who hoped in God, used to adorn themselves, being submissive to their own husbands;
But as for the cowards and the ignoble and the contemptible and the cravenly lacking in courage and the cowardly submissive, and as for the unbelieving and faithless, and as for the depraved and defiled with abominations, and as for murderers and the lewd and adulterous and the practicers of magic arts and the idolaters (those who give supreme devotion to anyone or anything other than God) and all liars (those who knowingly convey untruth by word or deed) -- "[all of these shall have] their part in the lake that blazes with fire and brimstone. This is the second death.