How should wives submit to their husbands?

The Bible's teaching about a wife's submission to her husband is very unpopular today. Many claim that the teaching is inherently abusive because it establishes a power imbalance in marriage. Certainly the biblical teaching can be abused, but so can any other true principle. The Bible's teaching, however, is clear. Ephesians 5:22-24 says: “Wives, submit …

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What is a husband’s authority over his wife?

I received a question from a church member, asking about the difference between complementarianism and egalitarianism in a marriage. Complementarianism is the view that husbands and wives have complementary roles in marriage, that husbands should lovingly lead their wives, and wives should willingly submit to their husbands in all things lawful. Egalitarianism is the view …

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