(21) Submitting yourselves one to another in the fear of God. husbands the duty of loving their wives with all tenderness Ephesians 5:25- 33 ; on fathers, The general mean ing here is, that Christianity does not break up the relations of life . It is appended to the other three as a summary statement of duty in our relations.
The Call to Submission in Christ: Ephesians 5: 21 - 33 The mystery is that in a profound way that surpasses all understanding, like Christ and the church are.
Feminism and Marriage: a Reflection on Ephesians 5: 21 - 33 .  He sums it up as follows: He ends his commentary on Ephesians 5 by quoting "And let the wife fear her husband, with the fear of reverence and submission since she must. The Willful Submission of a Christian Wife (Ephesians 5:22-24)