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Colossians 3:19

    Colossians 3:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Husbands, love your wives, and be not bitter against them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Husbands, love your wives, and be not bitter against them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Husbands, love your wives, and be not bitter against them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Husbands, have love for your wives, and be not bitter against them.

    Webster's Revision

    Husbands, love your wives, and be not bitter against them.

    World English Bible

    Husbands, love your wives, and don't be bitter against them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Husbands, love your wives, and be not bitter against them.

    Clarke's Commentary on Colossians 3:19

    Be not bitter against them - Wherever bitterness is, there love is wanting. And where love is wanting in the married life, there is hell upon earth.

    Barnes' Notes on Colossians 3:19

    Husbands, love your wives ... - Notes, Ephesians 4:25-29.

    Wesley's Notes on Colossians 3:19

    3:19 Be not bitter - (Which may be without any appearance of anger) either in word or spirit.

    Verses Related to Colossians 3:19

    Matthew 12:25 - And Jesus knew their thoughts, and said unto them, Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolation; and every city or house divided against itself shall not stand:
    1 Timothy 5:14 - I will therefore that the younger women marry, bear children, guide the house, give none occasion to the adversary to speak reproachfully.
    Proverbs 18:22 - Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favour of the LORD.