Ephesians 5:20-30 WNT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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Weymouth New Testament (WNT) New International Version (NIV)
20 Always and for everything let your thanks to God the Father be presented in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ; 20 always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.
21 and submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. 21 Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ.
22 Married women, submit to your own husbands as if to the Lord; 22 Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord.
23 because a husband is the Head of his wife as Christ also is the Head of the Church, being indeed the Saviour of this His Body. 23 For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is the Savior.
24 And just as the Church submits to Christ, so also married women should be entirely submissive to their husbands. 24 Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands in everything.
25 Married men, love your wives, as Christ also loved the Church and gave Himself up to death for her; 25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her
26 in order to make her holy, cleansing her with the baptismal water by the word, 26 to make her holy, cleansing her by the washing with water through the word,
27 that He might present the Church to Himself a glorious bride, without spot or wrinkle or any other defect, but to be holy and unblemished. 27 and to present her to himself as a radiant church, without stain or wrinkle or any other blemish, but holy and blameless.
28 So too married men ought to love their wives as much as they love themselves. He who loves his wife loves himself. 28 In this same way, husbands ought to love their wives as their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself.
29 For never yet has a man hated his own body. On the contrary he feeds and cherishes it, just as Christ feeds and cherishes the Church; 29 After all, no one ever hated his own body, but he feeds and cares for it, just as Christ does the church--
30 because we are, as it were, parts of His Body. 30 for we are members of his body.