Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The wife is bound by the law as long as her husband liveth; but if her husband be dead, she is at liberty to be married to whom she will; only in the Lord.

General references

Bible References

Wife

1 Corinthians 7:10
And to the married I announce, (not I, but the Lord,) The wife not to be separated from the husband:
Romans 7:2
For a married woman is bound by the law to a living husband; and if the husband die, she is left inactive from the law of the husband.

Only

Genesis 6:2
And the sons of God will see the daughters of Adam that they are good, and they will take to them wives of all which they chose.
Deuteronomy 7:3
Thou shall not marry with them; thy daughters thou shalt not give to his son, and his daughter thou shalt not take to thy son.
Malachi 2:11
Judah dealt faithlessly, and an abomination was done in Israel and in Jerusalem; for Judah profaned the holy place of Jehovah which he loved, and married the daughter of a strange god.
2 Corinthians 6:14
Be not unequally yoked together with the unbelieving: for what participation to justice and iniquity and what communion to light with darkness?

General references

Matthew 19:10
His disciples say to him, If the cause of a man is so with the woman, it is not profitable to marry.