Giving In Marriage

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Luke 20:34

And Jesus answering said unto them, The children of this world marry, and are given in marriage:

Deuteronomy 22:16

And the young woman's father shall say unto the elders, I gave my daughter unto this man as a wife, and he hates her;

Genesis 29:19

And Laban said, It is better that I give her to you, than that I should give her to another man: abide with me.

Genesis 29:27

Fulfill her week, and we will give you this other also for the service which you shall serve with me yet seven other years.

Genesis 34:8

And Hamor spoke with them, saying, The soul of my son Shechem longs for your daughter: I pray you give her to him for a wife.

Genesis 38:14

And she put her widow's garments off from her, and covered herself with a veil, and wrapped herself, and sat in an open place, which is by the way to Timnah; for she saw that Shelah was grown, and she was not given unto him as wife.

Genesis 38:26

And Judah acknowledged them, and said, She has been more righteous than I; because I gave her not to Shelah my son. And he knew her again no more.

Exodus 2:21

And Moses was content to dwell with the man: and he gave Moses Zipporah his daughter.

Exodus 18:2-5

Then Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, took Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her back, And her two sons; of whom the name of the one was Gershom; for he said, I have been a sojourner in a foreign land: And the name of the other was Eliezer; for the God of my father, said he, was my help, and delivered me from the sword of Pharaoh:read more.
And Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, came with his sons and his wife unto Moses into the wilderness, where he encamped at the mount of God:

Joshua 15:16-17

And Caleb said, He that smites Kiriathsepher, and takes it, to him will I give Achsah my daughter as wife. And Othniel the son of Kenaz, the brother of Caleb, took it: and he gave him Achsah his daughter as wife.

Judges 1:12-13

And Caleb said, He that strikes Kiriathsepher, and takes it, to him will I give Achsah my daughter as wife. And Othniel the son of Kenaz, Caleb's younger brother, took it: and he gave him Achsah his daughter as wife.

1 Samuel 17:25

And the men of Israel said, Have you seen this man that has come up? surely to defy Israel has he come up: and it shall be, that the man who kills him, the king will enrich him with great riches, and will give him his daughter, and make his father's house free in Israel.

1 Samuel 18:27

Therefore David arose and went, he and his men, and slew of the Philistines two hundred men; and David brought their foreskins, and they gave them in full number to the king, that he might be the king's son-in-law. And Saul gave him Michal his daughter as his wife.

2 Kings 14:9

And Jehoash the king of Israel sent to Amaziah king of Judah, saying, The thistle that was in Lebanon sent to the cedar that was in Lebanon, saying, Give your daughter to my son to wife: and there passed by a wild beast that was in Lebanon, and trod down the thistle.

Genesis 16:3

And Sarai Abram's wife took Hagar her maid the Egyptian, after Abram had dwelt ten years in the land of Canaan, and gave her to her husband Abram to be his wife.

Genesis 30:4

And she gave him Bilhah her handmaid as his wife: and Jacob went in unto her.

Genesis 30:9

When Leah saw that she had ceased bearing, she took Zilpah her maid, and gave her to Jacob as his wife.

Genesis 30:18

And Leah said, God has given me my reward, because I have given my maiden to my husband: and she called his name Issachar.

Genesis 24:14

And let it come to pass, that the damsel to whom I shall say, Let down your pitcher, I pray you, that I may drink; and she shall say, Drink, and I will give your camels drink also: let the same be she that you have appointed for your servant Isaac; and thereby shall I know that you have showed kindness unto my master.

Genesis 24:44

And she says to me, Both drink, and I will also draw for your camels: let the same be the woman whom the LORD has appointed out for my master's son.

Genesis 24:51

Behold, Rebekah is before you, take her, and go, and let her be your master's son's wife, as the LORD has spoken.

Deuteronomy 7:3

Neither shall you make marriages with them; your daughter you shall not give unto his son, nor his daughter shall you take unto your son.

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