Even before the meal began, Jesus criticized his host’s ritual. His lesson about traditions is something we all need to take to heart.
“Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord. For the husband is the head of the wife, as Christ also is the head of the church, He Himself being the Savior of the body. But as the church is subject to Christ, so also the wives ought to be to their husbands in everything. Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself up for her, ...”
— Ephesians 5:22–25, NASB95
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