Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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
You shall sanctify him therefore; for he offers the bread of your God: he shall be holy to you: for I Yahweh, who sanctify you, am holy.
Ezekiel 44:22
Neither shall they take for their wives a widow, nor her who is put away; but they shall take virgins of the seed of the house of Israel, or a widow who is the widow of a priest.
1 Timothy 3:11
Their wives in the same way must be reverent, not slanderers, temperate, faithful in all things.

Put away

Deuteronomy 24:1
When a man takes a wife, and marries her, then it shall be, if she find no favor in his eyes, because he has found some unseemly thing in her, that he shall write her a bill of divorce, and give it in her hand, and send her out of his house.
Isaiah 50:1
Thus says Yahweh, "Where is the bill of your mother's divorce, with which I have put her away? or which of my creditors is it to whom I have sold you? Behold, for your iniquities were you sold, and for your transgressions was your mother put away.

General references

Leviticus 21:13
"'He shall take a wife in her virginity.
Numbers 30:9
"But the vow of a widow, or of her who is divorced, [even] everything with which she has bound her soul, shall stand against her.