Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Nevertheless, to avoid fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.

General references

Bible References

To avoid

1 Corinthians 7:9
But if they have not self-control let them get married; for married life is better than the burning of desire.
1 Corinthians 6:18
Keep away from the desires of the flesh. Every sin which a man does is outside of the body; but he who goes after the desires of the flesh does evil to his body.
Proverbs 5:18
Let blessing be on your fountain; have joy in the wife of your early years.
1 Timothy 4:3
Who keep men from being married and from taking food which God made to be taken with praise by those who have faith and true knowledge.

General references

Proverbs 5:15
Let water from your store and not that of others be your drink, and running water from your fountain.
Matthew 19:10
The disciples say to him, If this is the position of a man in relation to his wife, it is better not to be married.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain