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Basic Principles

Book of Ephesians

A Sermon on Ephesians 5:22-23

Wives and Husbands

Wives, submit to your own husbands, as to the Lord. For the husband is the head of the wife even as Christ is the head of the church, his body, and is himself its Savior. (ESV)

Verse 21 is really the controlling principle; the importance of understanding the Apostle's method; problems of family life raised by regeneration; Christianity is about the whole of life; doctrine and practice must never be separated; modern ideas of marriage; the modern movement of feminism; and its dangers.