Her husband is known in the gates,
When he sits among the elders of the land. – NKJV
This is the 2nd of 3 verses in the Proverbs 31 wife that is the responsibility of the husband. Our wives are a reflection of us. We are a reflection of our wives.
Her husband is greatly respected
when he deliberates with the city fathers. – MSG
Her husband is a man of note in the public place,
when he takes his seat among the responsible men of the land. – BAS
Her husband is respected at the city gate… – NIV
Her husband is distinguished in the gates… – SEPT
Her husband is prominent at the city gates… – NAB
Prayer: Father, I thank you that I am a reflection of my wife just as she is a reflection of me. Help me to carry myself respectably in everything that I do. Help me to be a man of my word.