Ephesians 5:33
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New International Version
However, each one of you also must love his wife as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband.

New Living Translation
So again I say, each man must love his wife as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband.

English Standard Version
However, let each one of you love his wife as himself, and let the wife see that she respects her husband.

Berean Study Bible
Nevertheless, each one of you also must love his wife as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband.

Berean Literal Bible
However, you also, every individual, let each so love his wife as himself; and the wife, that she may respect the husband.

New American Standard Bible
Nevertheless, each individual among you also is to love his own wife even as himself, and the wife must see to it that she respects her husband.

King James Bible
Nevertheless let every one of you in particular so love his wife even as himself; and the wife see that she reverence her husband.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
To sum up, each one of you is to love his wife as himself, and the wife is to respect her husband.

International Standard Version
But each individual man among you must love his wife as he loves himself; and may the wife fear her husband.

NET Bible
Nevertheless, each one of you must also love his own wife as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Moreover, you also, everyone of you should in this way love his wife as himself; but the woman should revere her husband.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
But every husband must love his wife as he loves himself, and wives should respect their husbands.

New American Standard 1977
Nevertheless let each individual among you also love his own wife even as himself; and let the wife see to it that she respect her husband.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Nevertheless, let each one of you do likewise, let each one so love his wife even as himself, and let the wife see that she reverences her husband.

King James 2000 Bible
Nevertheless let every one of you in particular so love his wife even as himself; and the wife see that she respect her husband.

American King James Version
Nevertheless let every one of you in particular so love his wife even as himself; and the wife see that she reverence her husband.

American Standard Version
Nevertheless do ye also severally love each one his own wife even as himself; and let the wife'see that she fear her husband.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Nevertheless let every one of you in particular love his wife as himself: and let the wife fear her husband.

Darby Bible Translation
But ye also, every one of you, let each so love his own wife as himself; but as to the wife [I speak] that she may fear the husband.

English Revised Version
Nevertheless do ye also severally love each one his own wife even as himself; and let the wife see that she fear her husband.

Webster's Bible Translation
Nevertheless, let every one of you in particular so love his wife even as himself: and the wife see that she reverence her husband.

Weymouth New Testament
Yet I insist that among you also, each man is to love his own wife as much as he loves himself, and let a married woman see to it that she treats her husband with respect.

World English Bible
Nevertheless each of you must also love his own wife even as himself; and let the wife see that she respects her husband.

Young's Literal Translation
but ye also, every one in particular -- let each his own wife so love as himself, and the wife -- that she may reverence the husband.
Study Bible
Wives and Husbands
32This mystery is profound, but I am speaking about Christ and the church. 33Nevertheless, each one of you also must love his wife as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband.
Word Study

However,
plēn (Conj)
However, nevertheless, but, except that, yet. From pleion; moreover, i.e. Albeit, save that, rather, yet.

You. The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou.

And, even, also, namely.

A primary particle; down, in varied relations (genitive, dative or accusative) with which it is joined).

individual,
hena (Adj-AMS)
One. (including the neuter Hen); a primary numeral; one.

Each (of more than two), every one. As if a superlative of hekas; each or every.

Thus, so, in this manner. Or (referring to what precedes or follows).

To love, wish well to, take pleasure in, long for; denotes the love of reason, esteem. Perhaps from agan; to love.

Himself, herself, itself.

A woman, wife, my lady. Probably from the base of ginomai; a woman; specially, a wife.

Probably adverb of comparative from hos; which how, i.e. In that manner.

Himself, herself, itself.

A primary particle; but, and, etc.

The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

A woman, wife, my lady. Probably from the base of ginomai; a woman; specially, a wife.

In order that, so that. Probably from the same as the former part of heautou; in order that.

she may respect
phobētai (V-PSM/P-3S)
From phobos; to frighten, i.e. to be alarmed; by analogy, to be in awe of, i.e. Revere.

The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

A male human being; a man, husband. A primary word; a man.

Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
5:22-33 The duty of wives is, submission to their husbands in the Lord, which includes honouring and obeying them, from a principle of love to them. The duty of husbands is to love their wives. The love of Christ to the church is an example, which is sincere, pure, and constant, notwithstanding her failures. Christ gave himself for the church, that he might sanctify it in this world, and glorify it in the next, that he might bestow on all his members a principle of holiness, and deliver them from the guilt, the pollution, and the dominion of sin, by those influences of the Holy Spirit, of which baptismal water was the outward sign. The church and believers will not be without spot or wrinkle till they come to glory. But those only who are sanctified now, shall be glorified hereafter. The words of Adam, mentioned by the apostle, are spoken literally of marriage; but they have also a hidden sense in them, relating to the union between Christ and his church. It was a kind of type, as having resemblance. There will be failures and defects on both sides, in the present state of human nature, yet this does not alter the relation. All the duties of marriage are included in unity and love. And while we adore and rejoice in the condescending love of Christ, let husbands and wives learn hence their duties to each other. Thus the worst evils would be prevented, and many painful effects would be avoided.
Cross References
Psalm 45:11
Then the King will desire your beauty. Because He is your Lord, bow down to Him.

Ephesians 5:25
Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave Himself up for her

Ephesians 5:28
In the same way, husbands ought to love their wives as their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself.

Ephesians 5:32
This mystery is profound, but I am speaking about Christ and the church.

1 Peter 3:2
when they see your pure and reverent demeanor.

1 Peter 3:5
For this is how the holy women of the past adorned themselves. They put their hope in God and were subject to their husbands,

1 Peter 3:7
Husbands, in the same way, treat your wives with consideration as a delicate vessel, and with honor as fellow heirs of the gracious gift of life, so that your prayers will not be hindered.
Treasury of Scripture

Nevertheless let every one of you in particular so love his wife even as himself; and the wife see that she reverence her husband.

let.

Ephesians 5:25,28,29 Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, …

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

1 Peter 3:7 Likewise, you husbands, dwell with them according to knowledge, giving …

reverence.

Ephesians 5:22 Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands, as to the Lord.

1 Kings 1:31 Then Bathsheba bowed with her face to the earth, and did reverence …

Esther 1:20 And when the king's decree which he shall make shall be published …

Hebrews 12:9 Furthermore we have had fathers of our flesh which corrected us, …

1 Peter 3:2-6 While they behold your chaste conversation coupled with fear…

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