Husband And Wife

Most Relevant Verses

1 Corinthians 7:4

The wife does not have authority of her own body, but the husband; and likewise also the husband does not have authority of his own body, but the wife.

1 Corinthians 14:35

And if they desire to learn anything, let them ask their husbands at home, for it is a dishonest thing for women to speak in the congregation .

Romans 7:2

For the woman who is subject to a husband is obligated to the law so long as the husband lives; but if the husband dies, she is free from the law of the husband.

Numbers 30:13

Every vow and every binding oath to afflict the soul, her husband may establish it, or her husband may make it void.

Deuteronomy 24:4

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

Deuteronomy 24:2

And when she is departed out of his house, she may go and be another man's wife.

Jeremiah 29:6

take wives and beget sons and daughters; give wives unto your sons and give husbands unto your daughters, that they may bear sons and daughters; that ye may be multiplied there and not diminished.

Genesis 20:7

Now therefore restore the man his wife, for he is a prophet, and he shall pray for thee, and thou shalt live. And if thou restore her not, know thou that thou shalt surely die, thou and all that are thine.

Numbers 30:10

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

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Union with Christ » Illustrated » Husband and wife

Ephesians 5:25-32

Husbands, love your wives even as the Christ also loved the congregation and gave himself for her, that he might sanctify and cleanse her in the washing of water by the word, that he might present her glorious for himself, a congregation , not having spot or wrinkle or any such thing, but that she should be holy and without blemish. read more.
So ought husbands to love their wives as their own bodies. He that loves his wife loves himself. For no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it even as the Lord with his congregation : For we are members of his body, of his flesh, and of his bones. For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother and shall be joined unto his wife, and they shall be two in one flesh. This is a great mystery, but I speak concerning Christ and the congregation .