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Wherefore, my brethren, ye also are become dead to the law by the body of Christ; that ye should be married to another, even to him who is raised from the dead, that we should bring forth fruit unto God.
But now we are delivered from the law, that being dead wherein we were held; that we should serve in newness of spirit, and not in the oldness of the letter.
For sin shall not have dominion over you: for ye are not under the law, but under grace.
For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free from the law of sin and death.
For I through the law am dead to the law, that I might live unto God.
Christ hath redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made a curse for us: for it is written, Cursed is every one that hangeth on a tree:
But if ye be led of the Spirit, ye are not under the law.
Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, even the law of commandments contained in ordinances; for to make in himself of twain one new man, so making peace;
Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross;
Hearken, O daughter, and consider, and incline thine ear; forget also thine own people, and thy father's house;
For thy Maker is thine husband; the LORD of hosts is his name; and thy Redeemer the Holy One of Israel; The God of the whole earth shall he be called.
For as a young man marrieth a virgin, so shall thy sons marry thee: and as the bridegroom rejoiceth over the bride, so shall thy God rejoice over thee.
And I will betroth thee unto me for ever; yea, I will betroth thee unto me in righteousness, and in judgment, and in lovingkindness, and in mercies.
He that hath the bride is the bridegroom: but the friend of the bridegroom, which standeth and heareth him, rejoiceth greatly because of the bridegroom's voice: this my joy therefore is fulfilled.
2 Corinthians 11:2
For I am jealous over you with godly jealousy: for I have espoused you to one husband, that I may present you as a chaste virgin to Christ.
For the husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church: and he is the saviour of the body.
Let us be glad and rejoice, and give honour to him: for the marriage of the Lamb is come, and his wife hath made herself ready.
And there came unto me one of the seven angels which had the seven vials full of the seven last plagues, and talked with me, saying, Come hither, I will shew thee the bride, the Lamb's wife.
But now being made free from sin, and become servants to God, ye have your fruit unto holiness, and the end everlasting life.
Instead of thy fathers shall be thy children, whom thou mayest make princes in all the earth.
Herein is my Father glorified, that ye bear much fruit; so shall ye be my disciples.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,
Being filled with the fruits of righteousness, which are by Jesus Christ, unto the glory and praise of God.
Not because I desire a gift: but I desire fruit that may abound to your account.
Which is come unto you, as it is in all the world; and bringeth forth fruit, as it doth also in you, since the day ye heard of it, and knew the grace of God in truth: