Husband And Wife

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1 Corinthians 7:4

The wife has not authority over her own body, but the husband: in like manner also the husband has not authority over his own body, but the wife.

Numbers 30:13

Every vow, and every binding oath to afflict the soul, her husband can establish it, or her husband can annul it.

Deuteronomy 24:4

her first husband, who sent her away, may not take her again to be his wife, after that she is defiled; for it is an abomination before Jehovah; and thou shalt not cause the land to sin, which Jehovah thy God giveth thee for an inheritance.

Deuteronomy 24:2

And she shall depart out of his house, and go away, and may become another man's wife.

Jeremiah 29:6

Take wives, and beget sons and daughters; and take wives for your sons, and give your daughters to husbands, that they may bear sons and daughters; and multiply there, and be not diminished.

Genesis 20:7

And now, restore the man's wife; for he is a prophet, and will pray for thee, that thou mayest live. And if thou do not restore her, know that thou shalt certainly die, thou and all that is thine.

Numbers 30:10

And if she have vowed in her husband's house, or have bound her soul by an oath with a bond,

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Union with Christ » Illustrated » Husband and wife

Ephesians 5:25-32

Husbands, love your own wives, even as the Christ also loved the assembly, and has delivered himself up for it, in order that he might sanctify it, purifying it by the washing of water by the word, that he might present the assembly to himself glorious, having no spot, or wrinkle, or any of such things; but that it might be holy and blameless. read more.
So ought men also to love their own wives as their own bodies: he that loves his own wife loves himself. For no one has ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, even as also the Christ the assembly: for we are members of his body; we are of his flesh, and of his bones. Because of this a man shall leave his father and mother, and shall be united to his wife, and the two shall be one flesh. This mystery is great, but I speak as to Christ, and as to the assembly.