Parallel Bible results for Ephesians 5:26-33

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Ephesians 5:26-33

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." NIV 32 This is a profound mystery--but I am talking about Christ and the church. NIV 32 This is a profound mystery--but I am talking about Christ and the church. NIV 33 However, each one of you also must love his wife as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband. NIV 33 However, each one of you also must love his wife as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband.