New Living Translation
This is how the holy women of old made themselves beautiful. They trusted God and accepted the authority of their husbands.
King James Bible
For after this manner in the old time the holy women also, who trusted in God, adorned themselves, being in subjection unto their own husbands:
Darby Bible Translation
For thus also the holy women who have hoped in God heretofore adorned themselves, being subject to their own husbands;
World English Bible
For this is how the holy women before, who hoped in God also adorned themselves, being in subjection to their own husbands:
Young's Literal Translation
for thus once also the holy women who did hope on God, were adorning themselves, being subject to their own husbands,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:5 The adorning of those holy women, who trusted in God, and therefore did not act thus from servile fear, was, Their meek subjection to their husbands: Their quiet spirit, not afraid, or amazed: and Their unblamable behaviour, doing all things well.
LibraryThe Faith of Abraham.
"By faith Abraham, when he was called, obeyed to go out unto a place which he was to receive for an inheritance; and he went out, not knowing whither he went. By faith he became a sojourner in the land of promise, as in a land not his own, dwelling in tents, with Isaac and Jacob, the heirs with him of the same promise: for he looked for the city which hath the foundations, whose Builder and Maker is God. By faith even Sarah herself received power to conceive seed when she was past age, since she …
Thomas Charles Edwards—The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Hebrews
The Power of the Holy Ghost
"Thou Canst Make Me Clean"
Consecration: what is It?
So again I say, each man must love his wife as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband.
1 Timothy 5:5
Now a true widow, a woman who is truly alone in this world, has placed her hope in God. She prays night and day, asking God for his help.
1 Peter 1:3
All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. Now we live with great expectation,
1 Peter 3:3
Don't be concerned about the outward beauty of fancy hairstyles, expensive jewelry, or beautiful clothes.
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