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1 Corinthians 11:5

but every wife [1] who prays or prophesies with her head uncovered dishonors her head, since it is the same as if her head were shaven. (ESV)


[1] 11:5 In verses 5-13, the Greek word gunē is translated wife in verses that deal with wearing a veil, a sign of being married in first-century culture

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