And when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the crown of glory that will never fade away.
-- 1 Peter 5:4

For the earth will be filled with the knowledge of the glory of the Lord, as the waters cover the sea.
-- Habakkuk 2:14

Wives' Duty (Chain #1627)



Esther 1:20 (NIV)
20 Then when the king's edict is proclaimed throughout all his vast realm, all the women will respect their husbands, from the least to the greatest." 

Esther 1:20 (KJV)
20 And when the king's decree which he shall make shall be published throughout all his empire, (for it is great,) all the wives shall give to their husbands honour, both to great and small. 

Proverbs 31:27 (NIV)
27 She watches over the affairs of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness. 

Proverbs 31:27 (KJV)
27 She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness. 

1 Corinthians 7:10 (NIV)
10 To the married I give this command (not I, but the Lord): A wife must not separate from her husband. 

1 Corinthians 7:10 (KJV)
10 And unto the married I command, yet not I, but the Lord, Let not the wife depart from her husband: 

Ephesians 5:22 (NIV)
22 Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord. 

Ephesians 5:22 (KJV)
22 Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord. 

Colossians 3:18 (NIV)
18 Wives, submit to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord. 

Colossians 3:18 (KJV)
18 Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as it is fit in the Lord. 

1 Timothy 3:11 (NIV)
11 In the same way, their wives are to be women worthy of respect, not malicious talkers but temperate and trustworthy in everything. 

1 Timothy 3:11 (KJV)
11 Even so must their wives be grave, not slanderers, sober, faithful in all things. 

Titus 2:4 (NIV)
4 Then they can train the younger women to love their husbands and children, 

Titus 2:4 (KJV)
4 That they may teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children, 

1 Peter 3:1 (NIV)
1 Wives, in the same way be submissive to your husbands so that, if any of them do not believe the word, they may be won over without words by the behavior of their wives, 

1 Peter 3:1 (KJV)
1 Likewise, ye wives, be in subjection to your own husbands; that, if any obey not the word, they also may without the word be won by the conversation of the wives;