Parallel Bible results for Ephesians 5:20-30

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Ephesians 5:20-30

NKJV 20 giving thanks always for all things to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, NIV 20 always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. NKJV 21 submitting to one another in the fear of God. NIV 21 Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. NKJV 22 Wives, submit to your own husbands, as to the Lord. NIV 22 Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord. NKJV 23 For the husband is head of the wife, as also Christ is head of the church; and He is the Savior of the body. NIV 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. NKJV 24 Therefore, just as the church is subject to Christ, so let the wives be to their own husbands in everything. NIV 24 Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands in everything. NKJV 25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself for her, NIV 25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her NKJV 26 that He might sanctify and cleanse her with the washing of water by the word, NIV 26 to make her holy, cleansing her by the washing with water through the word, NKJV 27 that He might present her to Himself a glorious church, not having spot or wrinkle or any such thing, but that she should be holy and without blemish. NIV 27 and to present her to himself as a radiant church, without stain or wrinkle or any other blemish, but holy and blameless. NKJV 28 So husbands ought to love their own wives as their own bodies; he who loves his wife loves himself. NIV 28 In this same way, husbands ought to love their wives as their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself. NKJV 29 For no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, just as the Lord does the church. NIV 29 After all, no one ever hated his own body, but he feeds and cares for it, just as Christ does the church-- NKJV 30 For we are members of His body, of His flesh and of His bones. NIV 30 for we are members of his body.