This is a big challenge to some women. They find it very difficult to abide by this particular part of the scripture but then, there are no two ways about it. It’s either you are in tandem with the will of God or you are not.
Nevertheless, Reno Omokri admitted that he has been insulted for preaching this truth about marriage.
Eph.5.22 – Wives, submit yourselves unto your husbands, as unto the Lord.
Eph.5.23 – For the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church: and he is the savior of the body.
“I fully align with Bishop David Oyedepo’s position that a wife is to be subject to her husband. Not in most things, but in ALL things. This may not be popular, but it is Scriptural Ephesians 5:22.
This is also why I have counseled (and been insulted for it) that unless a woman has seen a man when he is angry, she should think twice before marrying him”, Reno opined.
Reno Omokri added that a lady/woman must abide by this command to be considered a good wife. Therefore, any woman who is in disagreement with this scripture is not worthy of being called a good wife.
“It is not compulsory to abide by this to be a wife. But it is compulsory to abide by this to be a follower of Christ. As Christ-followers, our guide is not prevailing social mores, which change with the times. Our only guide is Scripture as recorded in 2 Timothy 3:16.”
2Tim.3.16 – All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:
He concluded by saying that it is not wise for people to think feminism is the same as Christianity. This means that it is not good to follow Christ and not do what the scripture tells you to do.
In conclusion, he said “As I have previously said, feminism cannot coexist with Christ-following. You either choose to follow Christ or feminism. You cant choose both.
“No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other” – Matthew 6:24.