39 Bible Verses about couples
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I command the married—not I, but the Lord—a wife is not to leave her husband.
So they are no longer two, but one flesh. Therefore, what God has joined together, man must not separate.”
and his interests are divided. An unmarried woman or a virgin is concerned about the things of the Lord, so that she may be holy both in body and in spirit. But a married woman is concerned about the things of the world—how she may please her husband.
“When a man takes a bride, he must not go out with the army or be liable for any duty. He is free to stay at home for one year, so that he can bring joy to the wife he has married.
A husband should fulfill his marital responsibility to his wife, and likewise a wife to her husband.
However, if you do get married, you have not sinned, and if a virgin marries, she has not sinned. But such people will have trouble in this life, and I am trying to spare you.
And I say this, brothers: The time is limited, so from now on those who have wives should be as though they had none,
If a man sleeps with a woman and has an emission of semen, both of them are to bathe with water, and they will remain unclean until evening.
Do not deprive one another sexually—except when you agree for a time, to devote yourselves to prayer. Then come together again; otherwise, Satan may tempt you because of your lack of self-control.
A wife does not have the right over her own body, but her husband does. In the same way, a husband does not have the right over his own body, but his wife does.
A wife is bound as long as her husband is living. But if her husband dies, she is free to be married to anyone she wants—only in the Lord.
submitting to one another
in the fear of Christ.
But if they do not have self-control, they should marry, for it is better to marry than to burn with desire.
For in the resurrection they neither marry nor are given in marriage but are like angels in heaven.
“There’s a boy here who has five barley loaves and two fish—but what are they for so many?”
For the unbelieving husband is set apart for God by the wife, and the unbelieving wife is set apart for God by the husband. Otherwise your children would be corrupt, but now they are set apart for God.
Marriage must be respected by all, and the marriage bed kept undefiled, because God will judge immoral people and adulterers.
Gather the people;
sanctify the congregation;
assemble the aged;
gather the children,
even those nursing at the breast.
Let the groom leave his bedroom,
and the bride her honeymoon chamber.
Then Peter said, “Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit and keep back part of the proceeds from the field?
Be angry and do not sin. Don’t let the sun go down on your anger,
If a man commits adultery with a married woman—if he commits adultery with his neighbor’s wife—both the adulterer and the adulteress must be put to death.
You are to take with you seven pairs, a male and its female, of all the clean animals, and two of the animals that are not clean, a male and its female,
Can two walk together
without agreeing to meet?
“If a man is discovered having sexual relations with another man’s wife, both the man who had sex with the woman and the woman must die. You must purge the evil from Israel.
He began to speak boldly in the synagogue. After Priscilla and Aquila heard him, they took him home and explained the way of God to him more accurately.
- A Good Husband
- Adultery and Divorce
- Being Single
- Husband And Wife
- In Men's Presence
- Leaving Parents For Spouse
- Love Marriage
- Love, In Relationships
- Loving Your Wife
- Man And Woman
- Marriage Between Man And Woman
- Marriage Controlled
- Marriage Kjv
- Marriage, Purpose Of
- Relationship Troubles
- Same Sex Marriage
- Sex Before Marriage
- Sexual Purity