2 I praise and appreciate you because you remember me in everything and you firmly hold to the [a]traditions [the substance of my instructions], just as I have passed them on to you.3 But I want you to understand that Christ is the head (authority over) of every man, and man is the head of woman, and God is the head of Christ.4 Every man who prays or [b]prophesies with something on his head dishonors his head [and the One who is his head].
1 Corinthians 11:2The following discourse covers appropriate conduct and relationships within the church, as well as within church-related activities.
1 Corinthians 11:4The references to men or women prophesying (here and v 5) indicate that Paul has church meetings in mind, where the speaker is leading the congregation in prayer or addressing them.
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