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Ephesians 5:21-31

NIV 21 Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. NIV 21 Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. NIV 22 Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord. NIV 22 Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord. 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. 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. NIV 24 Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands in everything. NIV 24 Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands in everything. NIV 25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her NIV 25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her NIV 26 to make her holy, cleansing her by the washing with water through the word, NIV 26 to make her holy, cleansing her by the washing with water through the word, NIV 27 and to present her to himself as a radiant church, without stain or wrinkle or any other blemish, but holy and blameless. NIV 27 and to present her to himself as a radiant church, without stain or wrinkle or any other blemish, but holy and blameless. NIV 28 In this same way, husbands ought to love their 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. NIV 29 After all, no one ever hated his own body, but he feeds and cares for it, just as Christ 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-- NIV 30 for we are members of his body. NIV 30 for we are members of his body. NIV 31 "For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh." NIV 31 "For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh."