Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
There is difference also between a wife and a virgin. The unmarried woman careth for the things of the Lord, that she may be holy both in body and in spirit: but she that is married careth for the things of the world, how she may please her husband.
There was also a prophetess,
Anna, a daughter of Phanuel, of the tribe of Asher. She was well along in years, having lived with her husband seven years after her marriage,
2 Corinthians 7:11
For consider how much diligence this very thing—this grieving as God wills—has produced in you: what a desire to clear yourselves, what indignation, what fear, what deep longing, what zeal, what justice! In every way you showed yourselves to be pure
in this matter.
2 Corinthians 8:16
Thanks be to God who put the same concern for you into the heart of Titus.
2 Corinthians 11:28
Not to mention
other things, there is the daily pressure on me: my care for all the churches.
1 Timothy 3:5
(If anyone does not know how to manage his own household, how will he take care of God’s church?)
This saying is trustworthy.
I want you to insist on these things, so that those who have believed God might be careful to devote themselves to good works. These are good and profitable for everyone.
1 Corinthians 6:20
for you were bought
at a price. Therefore glorify God in your body.
And do not offer any parts
of it to sin as weapons for unrighteousness. But as those who are alive from the dead, offer yourselves to God, and all the parts of yourselves to God as weapons for righteousness.
Therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, I urge you
to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God; this is your spiritual worship.
My eager expectation and hope
is that I will not be ashamed about anything, but that now as always, with all boldness, Christ will be highly honored in my body, whether by life or by death.
1 Thessalonians 5:23
Now may the God of peace
Himself sanctify you completely. And may your spirit, soul, and body be kept sound and blameless for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
But Martha was distracted by her many tasks, and she came up and asked, “Lord, don’t You care
that my sister has left me to serve alone? So tell her to give me a hand.”