Bible Verses About Women’s Roles (KJV)

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What Are The Women’s Roles?

The women’s roles are to cook, clean, and take care of the children. They are also responsible for maintaining the household, which includes grocery shopping, laundry, and other household tasks.

In some cultures, women are also responsible for the financial well-being of the family. They may work outside of the home to earn an income, while their husbands stay at home and care for the children. In other cultures, men and women share these responsibilities equally.

In many cultures, women are not seen as equal to men. They may be treated differently in the workforce, paid less for their work, and have fewer opportunities for advancement. Women may also be expected to obey their husbands or fathers and to take care of the home and children. In some cases, women are not even allowed to own property or to vote.

However, there has been a lot of progress made in recent years to improve the status of women around the world.

The role of women has changed throughout history. In the past, women were seen as the property of their husbands and were not allowed to have any say in how they lived their lives. They were also not allowed to work outside the home or own property. Women were expected to be submissive to their husbands and obey them without question.

Over time, women have fought for and won many rights. They are now able to vote, work outside the home, and own property. While there is still inequality between men and women in many areas, the roles of women have definitely expanded over time.

Today, the roles of women vary depending on their culture and society. In some cultures, women are still expected to be homemakers and care for their families. In other cultures, women are now working in all fields, including business, medicine, and law. Women also play an important role in raising children and teaching them values.

Despite the progress that has been made, discrimination against women still exists in many parts of the world. This includes unequal pay for equal work, sexual harassment, and violence against women. Women have made great strides in recent years, but there is still more work to be done to achieve equality between men and women.

What Does The Bible Say About The Role Of A Woman?

The Bible says that women should be respected and honored. They should not be mistreated or taken advantage of. Women are to be treated as equal partners with men.

The Bible also says that women are not to take authority over men. They are to submit to their husbands’ leadership. Husbands, in turn, are to love their wives and treat them with respect.

In general, the Bible teaches that men and women are equal before God. Both have been given unique gifts and abilities by God. Both are called to use those gifts to serve Him and others.

There are, of course, some specific roles that the Bible assigns to each gender. Men are called to be the leaders in their families and in the church. Women are called to be homemakers and helpmates to their husbands.

These gender-specific roles are not meant to be a way of oppressing women or denying them their God-given rights and dignity. Rather, they are a recognition of the different strengths and abilities that men and women have been given by God. When we operate within our God-given roles, we can best serve Him and others.

So what does the Bible say about the role of a woman? Women are to be respected, honored and treated as equal partners with men. They are not to be mistreated or taken advantage of. And they are called to use their unique gifts and abilities to serve God and others.

What Does it Mean to Be a Godly Woman?

A godly woman is someone who reverences God and is obedient to His Word. She is a woman of prayer and has a heart for God’s people. She is faithful in her relationship with Christ and His Church.

She is a homemaker and takes care of her family. She is also involved in ministry and evangelism. A godly woman sets an example for other women to follow. She is a woman of strength and character, and she loves God with all her heart.

If you are a woman who wants to live a godly life, then you need to start by reading the Bible. This is the best way to learn about who God is and what He expects from His people. You also need to find a good church where you can worship God and grow in your faith.

There are many resources available to help you live a godly life, so don’t hesitate to ask for help from your pastor or other Christian women. Living a godly life is not always easy, but it is worth it because it brings glory to God and blessings to those who follow Him.

Bible Verses About Women’s Roles

1. 1 Corinthians 11:13

Judge in yourselves: is it comely that a woman pray unto God uncovered?

2. 1 Corinthians 11:7

For a man indeed ought not to cover his head, forasmuch as he is the image and glory of God: but the woman is the glory of the man.

3. Ephesians 5:22

Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord.

4. Esther 2:12

Now when every maid’s turn was come to go in to king Ahasuerus, after that she had been twelve months, according to the manner of the women, (for so were the days of their purifications accomplished, to wit, six months with oil of myrrh, and six months with sweet odours, and with other things for the purifying of the women;)

5. Titus 2:2

That the aged men be sober, grave, temperate, sound in faith, in charity, in patience.

6. 1 Corinthians 11:10

For this cause ought the woman to have power on her head because of the angels.

7. 1 Timothy 2:15

Notwithstanding she shall be saved in childbearing, if they continue in faith and charity and holiness with sobriety.

8. 1 Corinthians 11:3

But I would have you know, that the head of every man is Christ; and the head of the woman is the man; and the head of Christ is God.

9. 1 Timothy 2:12

But I suffer not a woman to teach, nor to usurp authority over the man, but to be in silence.

10. Titus 2:3

The aged women likewise, that they be in behaviour as becometh holiness, not false accusers, not given to much wine, teachers of good things;

11. 1 Corinthians 14:34

Let your women keep silence in the churches: for it is not permitted unto them to speak; but they are commanded to be under obedience, as also saith the law.

12. 1 Timothy 5:4

But if any widow have children or nephews, let them learn first to shew piety at home, and to requite their parents: for that is good and acceptable before God.

13. 1 Corinthians 11:8

For the man is not of the woman; but the woman of the man.

14. Esther 2:15

Now when the turn of Esther, the daughter of Abihail the uncle of Mordecai, who had taken her for his daughter, was come to go in unto the king, she required nothing but what Hegai the king’s chamberlain, the keeper of the women, appointed. And Esther obtained favour in the sight of all them that looked upon her.

15. Proverbs 31:18

She perceiveth that her merchandise is good: her candle goeth not out by night.

16. 1 Corinthians 11:6

For if the woman be not covered, let her also be shorn: but if it be a shame for a woman to be shorn or shaven, let her be covered.

17. Deuteronomy 25:5

If brethren dwell together, and one of them die, and have no child, the wife of the dead shall not marry without unto a stranger: her husband’s brother shall go in unto her, and take her to him to wife, and perform the duty of an husband’s brother unto her.

18. Titus 2:4

That they may teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children,

19. Proverbs 31:15

She riseth also while it is yet night, and giveth meat to her household, and a portion to her maidens.

20. 1 Corinthians 11:12

For as the woman is of the man, even so is the man also by the woman; but all things of God.

21. 1 Corinthians 11:14

Doth not even nature itself teach you, that, if a man have long hair, it is a shame unto him?

22. 1 Corinthians 7:3

Let the husband render unto the wife due benevolence: and likewise also the wife unto the husband.

23. 1 Corinthians 11:9

Neither was the man created for the woman; but the woman for the man.

24. 1 Corinthians 12:21

And the eye cannot say unto the hand, I have no need of thee: nor again the head to the feet, I have no need of you.

25. Judges 9:51

But there was a strong tower within the city, and thither fled all the men and women, and all they of the city, and shut it to them, and gat them up to the top of the tower.

26. Proverbs 31:27

She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness.

27. 1 Timothy 2:11

Let the woman learn in silence with all subjection.

28. 1 Timothy 5:9

Let not a widow be taken into the number under threescore years old, having been the wife of one man,

29. Titus 2:5

To be discreet, chaste, keepers at home, good, obedient to their own husbands, that the word of God be not blasphemed.

30. Titus 2:7

In all things shewing thyself a pattern of good works: in doctrine shewing uncorruptness, gravity, sincerity,

31. Romans 1:26

For this cause God gave them up unto vile affections: for even their women did change the natural use into that which is against nature:

32. Esther 2:7

And he brought up Hadassah, that is, Esther, his uncle’s daughter: for she had neither father nor mother, and the maid was fair and beautiful; whom Mordecai, when her father and mother were dead, took for his own daughter.

33. Ephesians 5:23

For the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church: and he is the saviour of the body.

34. 1 Corinthians 11:5

But every woman that prayeth or prophesieth with her head uncovered dishonoureth her head: for that is even all one as if she were shaven.

35. 1 Corinthians 11:11

Nevertheless neither is the man without the woman, neither the woman without the man, in the Lord.

36. Leviticus 21:13

And he shall take a wife in her virginity.

37. 1 Corinthians 11:15

But if a woman have long hair, it is a glory to her: for her hair is given her for a covering.

38. Romans 16:1

I commend unto you Phebe our sister, which is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea:

39. 1 Corinthians 11:16

But if any man seem to be contentious, we have no such custom, neither the churches of God.

40. 1 Peter 3:1

Likewise, ye wives, be in subjection to your own husbands; that, if any obey not the word, they also may without the word be won by the conversation of the wives;


Celine Rice
Celine is a web blogger who enjoys writing about her daily life. Her favorite topics are education and feminism. As much as she enjoys being creative, she sometimes just wants to sit down and read a good book without overthinking.
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