10 Bible Verses for Wives

Looking for Bible verses to study or memorize on a particular area?  One of the best ways to fight for holiness and combat against sin is by memorizing Scripture.

Here are 10 verses for wives.

  1. Prov. 31:11-12 – The heart of her husband trusts in her, and he will have no lack of gain.  She does him good, and not harm, all the days of her life.
  2. Prov. 12:4 – An excellent wife is the crown of her husband, But she who shames him is like rottenness in his bones.
  3. 1 Pet. 3:4 – but let your adorning be the hidden person of the heart with the imperishable beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which in God’s sight is very precious.
  4. Song of Solomon 5:10 – My beloved is radiant and ruddy, distinguished among ten thousand.  [I included this one in here because it is the words of a wife esteeming her husband which accomplishes so much good in a marriage.]
  5. Prov. 19:14 – House and wealth are an inheritance from fathers, But a prudent wife is from the LORD.
  6. 1 Pet. 3:1 – In the same way, you wives, be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be won without a word by the behavior of their wives.
  7. Prov. 21:9 – It is better to live in a corner of the housetop than in a house shared with a quarrelsome wife.
  8. Eph. 5:33 – However, let each one of you love his wife as himself, and let the wife see that she respects her husband.
  9. Prov. 31:10 – An excellent wife who can find?  She is far more precious than jewels.
  10. 1 Tim. 3:11 – Their wives likewise must be dignified, not slanderers, but sober-minded, faithful in all things.