24 Bible Verses about

Giving In Marriage

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Luke 20:34

And answering, Jesus said to them, The sons of this world marry and are given in marriage,

Deuteronomy 22:16

And the girl's father shall say to the elders, I gave my daughter to this man to 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. Stay with me.

Genesis 29:27

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

Genesis 34:8

And Hamor communed with them, saying, The soul of my son Shechem longs for your daughter. Please give her to him for a wife.

Genesis 34:12

Heap upon me ever so much price and dowry, and I will give according as you shall say to me. But give me the girl for a wife.

Genesis 38:14

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

Genesis 38:26

And Judah acknowledged them, and said, She has been more righteous than I have, because I did not give her to my son Shelah. And he never knew her again.

Exodus 2:21

And Moses was content to live with the man. And he gave Moses his daughter Zipporah.

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 which the name of the one was Gershom (for he said, I have been an alien in a strange land), and the name of the other was Eliezer (for the God of my father, my help, delivered me from the sword of Pharaoh.) read more.
And Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, came with his sons and his wife to Moses in the wilderness, where he camped at the mount of God.

Joshua 15:16-17

And Caleb said, He who smites Kirjath-sepher, and takes it, I will give my daughter Achsah to him for a wife. And Othniel the son of Kenaz, the brother of Caleb, took it. And he gave him Achsah his daughter for a wife.

Judges 1:12-13

And Caleb said, He who strikes Kirjath-sepher and takes it, I will give Achsah my daughter to him for a wife. And Othniel, the son of Caleb's younger brother Kenaz, took it. And he gave him Achsah his daughter for a wife.

1 Samuel 17:25

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

1 Samuel 18:27

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

2 Kings 14:9

And Jehoash the king of Israel sent to Amaziah king of Judah, saying, The thistle which was in Lebanon sent to the cedar in Lebanon, saying, Give your daughter to my son for a wife. And a beast of the field in Lebanon passed by and trampled the thistle.

Genesis 16:3

And Sarai, Abram's wife, took Hagar her slave woman, the Egyptian, and gave her to her husband Abram to be his wife (after Abram had lived ten years in the land of Canaan).

Genesis 30:4

And she gave him her slave woman Bilhah to wife. And Jacob went in to her.

Genesis 30:9

When Leah saw that she had quit bearing, she took her slave woman Zilpah and gave her to Jacob to wife.

Genesis 30:18

And Leah said, God has given me my hire, because I gave my slave to my husband. And she called his name Issachar.

Genesis 24:14

And let it be that the young woman to whom I shall say, Let down your pitcher, please, so that I may drink; and she shall say, Drink, and I will give your camels drink also. Let her be the one that You have appointed for Your servant Isaac. And by it I shall know that You have shown kindness to my master.

Genesis 24:44

and she says to me, Both you drink, and I will also draw for your camels, may she be the woman whom Jehovah has appointed for my master's son.

Genesis 24:51

Behold! Rebekah is before you; take her and go. And let her be the wife of your master's son, even as Jehovah has spoken.

Deuteronomy 7:3

Nor shall you make marriages with them. You shall not give your daughter to his son, nor shall you take his daughter to your son.