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But if the unbelieving spouse separates, let them separate. The brother or the sister is not under slavery in such cases, but God has called us to peace.
Likewise, ye wives, be in subjection to your own husbands, so that also those who do not obey the Word, may be won without a word by the conversation of their wives,
Then the Pharisees came unto him, tempting him and saying unto him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for any cause? And he answered and said unto them, Have ye not read, that he who made them at the beginning made them male and female? And said, For this cause shall a man leave father and mother and shall be joined to his wife, and they shall be two in one flesh.read more.
Therefore they are no longer two, but one flesh. What therefore God has joined together, let not man separate. They say unto him, Why did Moses then command to give a bill of divorce and to put her away? He said unto them, Moses, because of the hardness of your hearts, suffered you to put away your wives, but from the beginning it was not so. And I say unto you, Whosoever shall put away his wife, except it be for fornication and shall marry another, commits adultery, and whosoever marries her that is put away commits adultery.
but I say unto you, That whosoever shall put away his wife, except for the cause of fornication, causes her to commit adultery; and whosoever shall marry her that is divorced commits adultery.
Remember those that are in bonds as bound with them and those who suffer adversity as being yourselves also in the body.
Husbands, love your wives and do not be bitter against them.
Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husband, as unto the Lord.
The mouth of a righteous man is a well of life, but the mouth of the wicked covers violence.
Therefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath; for the wrath of man does not work the righteousness of God.
learn to do good; seek judgment; restore unto the oppressed; hear the fatherless in right judgment; protect the widow.
Let no corrupt word proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good for edification, that it may minister grace unto the hearers.
If anyone among you thinks to be religious and does not bridle his tongue, but deceives his own heart, his religion is vain.
Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamour and evil speaking be taken away from you, with all malice,