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The Virtuous Woman
Proverbs 31 describes the character of the ideal wife or mother. So wonderful are the characteristics of this woman, that [Christian] sisters despair of ever being able to attain unto her standard, whilst brethren live in hope that they may find a wife that comes somewhere near the character described.
Power on Her Head
“For this cause ought the woman to have power on her head because of the angels.” (1 Corinthians 11:10)
vûr ́t̬u: This word has two quite distinct meanings in the King James Version: (1) It was formerly often used in the now obsolete sense of “manly power,” “valor,” “efficacy” (Latin, virtus, “manly strength” or “excellence,” from vir, “man”):