Ephesians 5:17-27 ESV

17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what 1the will of the Lord is.

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18 And 2do not get drunk with wine, for that is 3debauchery, but 4be filled with the Spirit,

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19 addressing one another in 5psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart,

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20 6giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father 7in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,

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21 8submitting to one another out of reverence for Christ.

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Wives and Husbands

22 9Wives, 10submit to your own husbands, 11as to the Lord.

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      23 For 12the husband is the head of the wife even as 13Christ is the head of the church, his body, and is 14himself its Savior.

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      24 Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit 15in everything to their husbands.

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      25 16Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and 17gave himself up for her,

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          26 that he might sanctify her, having cleansed her by 18the washing of water 19with the word,

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          27 so 20that he might present the church to himself in splendor, 21without spot or wrinkle or any such thing, that she might be holy and without blemish.a

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            • s 5:27 - Or holy and blameless