Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Corinthians 11:3 in English Standard Version "But I want you to understand that the head of every man is Christ, the head of a wife is her husband, and the head of Christ is God." Ge 3:16 To the woman he said, “I will surely multiply your pain in childbearing; in pain you shall bring forth children. Your desire shall be contrary to your husband, but he shall rule over you.” 1Co 3:23 and you are Christ’s, and Christ is God’s. Eph 1:22 And he put all things under his feet and gave him as head over all things to the church, Eph 4:15 Rather, speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in every way into him who is the head, into Christ, Eph 5:23 For the husband is the head of the wife even as Christ is the head of the church, his body, and is himself its Savior. Col 1:18 And he is the head of the body, the church. He is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead, that in everything he might be preeminent.