Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


They shall not take a wife that is a whore, or profane; neither shall they take a woman put away from her husband: for he is holy unto his God.

General references

Bible References

That is a whore

Leviticus 21:8
And he consecrated him, for he bringing the bread of thy God: holy shall he be to thee: for I Jehovah consecrating you am holy,
Ezekiel 44:22
And they Shall not take a widow and her thrust away, to them for wives: but virgins from the seed of the house of Israel, and a widow which shall be a widow from a priest, shall they take.
1 Timothy 3:11
Wives also grave, not accusers, sober, faithful in all things.

Put away

Deuteronomy 24:1
When a man shall take a wife and he married her, and it was if she shall find not favor in his eyes because he found in her a nakedness of the word: and he wrote for her a writing of cutting off, and gave in her hand, and sent her away from his house.
Isaiah 50:1
Thus said Jehovah, Where this writing of cutting off of your mother which I sent her away? or which of my creditors whom I sold you to him? Behold, in your iniquities ye sold yourselves, and in your transgressions your mother was sent away.

General references

Leviticus 21:13
And he shall take a wife in her virginity.
Numbers 30:9
And the vow of a widow, and of her driven away, all which she bound upon her soul shall stand upon her.