Unhappy is the home where authority and control are assumed by the wife because this is against Gods injunction. Billy Sunday once said, If you want your wife to be an angel, dont treat her like the devil.
The Role of the Wife in Marriage The wife is the heart of the home.
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The husband is to show deference to his wife as the weaker but not an inferior partner.
She has a high and holy calling and that is one of loving submission to her husband as the Church submits to Christ.
The apostle Paul declares, Therefore as the church is subject unto Christ, so let the wives be unto their own husbands in everything (Ephesians -24, Colossians , I Peter 3:1,2).
They feel their marriage will somehow be happier than most marriages they have observed. It is no surprise then that the highest incidence of divorce is found in the below-25 age group...
Wives under 20 are involved in almost half of all divorces recorded yearly.