‘wives’ ….. mentioned in the New Testament (KJV)

WivesSo ought men to love their wives
as their own bodies.
He that loveth his wife loveth himself. – Eph 5:28

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “wives”.

WordWeb meaning for ‘wife’

Noun: wife (wives)  wIf

1.A married woman; a man’s partner in marriage
“his abandonment of his wife and children left them penniless“;
married woman, wifey [informal]

Type of: adult female, better half, married person, mate, other half [Brit], partner, spouse, woman

Antonym: husband

Encyclopedia: Wife, Mom, Bounty Hunter

Meaning for ‘marriage’

Noun: marriage  mar-rij

1.(law) the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce)
“a long and happy marriage”;
matrimony, union, spousal relationship, wedlock

2.Two people who are married to each other
“his second marriage was happier than the first”;
married couple, man and wife

3.The act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony
“their marriage was conducted in the chapel“;
wedding, marriage ceremony

4.A close and intimate union
“the marriage of music and dance“; “a marriage of ideas

Derived forms: marriages

Type of: family, family unit, marital status, rite, ritual, unification, union

Encyclopedia: Marriage, Ritual of


Mat 19:8 He saith unto them, Moses because of the hardness of your hearts
suffered you to put away your wives:
but from the beginning it was not so.

Luk 17:27 They did eat,
they drank,
they married wives,
they were given in marriage,
until the day that Noe entered into the ark,
and the flood came,
and destroyed them all.

Act 21:5 And when we had accomplished those days,
we departed and went our way;
and they all brought us on our way,
with wives and children,
till we were out of the city:
and we kneeled down on the shore,
and prayed.

1Co 7:29 But this I say, brethren, the time is short:
it remaineth, that both they that have wives be
as though they had none;

Eph 5:22 wives, submit yourselves
unto your own husbands,
as unto the Lord.

Eph 5:24 Therefore as the church is subject unto Christ,
so let the wives be to their own husbands in every thing.

Eph 5:25 Husbands, love your wives,
even as Christ also loved the church,
and gave himself for it;

Eph 5:28 So ought men to love their wives
as their own bodies.
He that loveth his wife loveth himself.

Col 3:18 wives, submit yourselves
unto your own husbands,
as it is fit in the Lord.

Col 3:19 Husbands, love your wives,
and be not bitter against them.

1Ti 3:11 Even so must their wives be grave,
not slanderers,
faithful in all things.

1Ti 4:7 But refuse profane and old wives‘ fables,
and exercise thyself rather unto godliness.

1Pe 3:1 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;

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About David Mathi Raj
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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