For man did not come from woman, but woman from man;(A) neither was man created for woman, but woman for man.(B) 10 It is for this reason that a woman ought to have authority over her own[a] head, because of the angels. 11 Nevertheless, in the Lord woman is not independent of man, nor is man independent of woman. 12 For as woman came from man, so also man is born of woman. But everything comes from God.(C)

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Corinthians 11:10 Or have a sign of authority on her