45 Bible Verses about Being Single
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and his interests are divided. The woman who is unmarried, and the virgin, is concerned about the things of the Lord, that she may be holy both in body and spirit; but one who is married is concerned about the things of the world, how she may please her husband.
But if they do not have self-control, let them marry; for it is better to marry than to burn with passion.
But this I say, brethren, the time has been shortened, so that from now on those who have wives should be as though they had none;
But I want you to be free from concern. One who is unmarried is concerned about the things of the Lord, how he may please the Lord;
but one who is married is concerned about the things of the world, how he may please his wife,
Now concerning the things about which you wrote, it is good for a man not to touch a woman.
And who of you by being worried can add a single hour to his life?
“The eye is the lamp of the body; so then if your eye is clear, your whole body will be full of light.
But if you marry, you have not sinned; and if a virgin marries, she has not sinned. Yet such will have trouble in this life, and I am trying to spare you.
(but if she does leave, she must remain unmarried, or else be reconciled to her husband), and that the husband should not divorce his wife.
For even as the body is one and yet has many members, and all the members of the body, though they are many, are one body, so also is Christ.
But to the married I give instructions, not I, but the Lord, that the wife should not leave her husband
The disciples *said to Him, “If the relationship of the man with his wife is like this, it is better not to marry.”
Then the Lord God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone; I will make him a helper suitable for him.”
For there are eunuchs who were born that way from their mother’s womb; and there are eunuchs who were made eunuchs by men; and there are also eunuchs who made themselves eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. He who is able to accept this, let him accept it.”
make my joy complete by being of the same mind, maintaining the same love, united in spirit, intent on one purpose.
for in one hour such great wealth has been laid waste!’ And every shipmaster and every passenger and sailor, and as many as make their living by the sea, stood at a distance,
And I will give them one heart, and put a new spirit within them. And I will take the heart of stone out of their flesh and give them a heart of flesh,
For the whole Law is fulfilled in one word, in the statement, “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.”
God makes a home for the lonely;
He leads out the prisoners into prosperity,
Only the rebellious dwell in a parched land.
“A single witness shall not rise up against a man on account of any iniquity or any sin which he has committed; on the evidence of two or three witnesses a matter shall be confirmed.
To sum up, all of you be harmonious, sympathetic, brotherly, kindhearted, and humble in spirit;
But because of immoralities, each man is to have his own wife, and each woman is to have her own husband.
An overseer, then, must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, temperate, prudent, respectable, hospitable, able to teach,
“Roam to and fro through the streets of Jerusalem,
And look now and take note.
And seek in her open squares,
If you can find a man,
If there is one who does justice, who seeks truth,
Then I will pardon her.
as it is written,
“There is none righteous, not even one;
It is better to live in a desert land
Than with a contentious and vexing woman.
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- A Good Husband
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- Not Marrying
- Not Worrying
- Relationship Troubles
- Same Sex Marriage
- Sex Before Marriage
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