If any one does not provide for his relatives, and especially for his own family, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.
honor your father and mother, and, you shall love your neighbor as yourself.«
and may the Lord make you increase and abound in love for one another and for all, just as we do for you,
However, each one of you must also love his wife as himself, and the wife must see that she respects her husband.
But because of immorality, each man should have his own wife, and each woman her own husband.
Am I now seeking the favor of men, or of God? Or am I trying to please men? If I were still trying to please men, I would not be a servant of Christ.
So husbands ought also to love their wives as their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself.
So whatever you wish that men would do to you, do also to them, for this is the Law and the Prophets.
Do not be yoked together with unbelievers. For what partnership have righteousness and lawlessness? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?
Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her,
that he might sanctify her, having cleansed her by the washing of water with the word,
Wives, be subject to your husbands, as to the Lord.
For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is himself the Savior.
Wives, be subject to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.
Husbands, love your wives and do not be harsh with them.
5 For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith virtue; and to virtue, knowledge,
6 and to knowledge, self-control, and to self-control, perseverance, and to perseverance, godliness,
7 and to godliness, brotherly kindness, and to brotherly kindness, love.