A Noble Wife Versus A Disgraceful Wife


Let’s choose to be noble wives so that we may not bring ruin to our husbands and our marriages.

When you consider the definition, below, of a noble wife versus one that is disgraceful and brings decay to her husbands “bones”, I don’t know about you, but I’d rather be noble.

May the Holy Spirit help us to be noble wives.

Proverbs 12:4 NIV
[4] A wife of noble character is her husband’s crown, but a disgraceful wife is like decay in his bones.

Proverbs 31:10 NIV
[10] A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies.

Definition of noble;

  • Having or showing qualities of high moral character, such as courage, generosity, or honor: a noble spirit.
  • of or characterized by high moral qualities;
  • having dignity
  • of superior quality or kind; excellent

Definition of decay:

  • To fall into ruin:
  • To decline in health or vigor; waste away.
  • to decline or cause to decline gradually in health, prosperity, excellence, etc; deteriorate; waste away
  • the process of decline, as in health, mentality, beauty, etc.

1. Definitions from the free dictionary by Farlex