Leaving Parents For Spouse

Most Relevant Verses

Luke 14:20

"And another said, 'I just got married, and therefore I'm unable to come.'

Jeremiah 29:6

Take wives and have sons and daughters. Take wives for your sons and give your daughters to men [in marriage] so that they may bear sons and daughters. Multiply there; do not decrease.

Jeremiah 3:1

If a man divorces his wife and she leaves him to marry another, can he ever return to her? Wouldn't such a land become totally defiled? But you! You have played the prostitute with many partners- can you return to Me? [This is]*The bracketed text has been added for clarity. the Lord's declaration.

Ecclesiastes 6:3

A man may father a hundred children and live many years. No matter how long he lives, if he is not satisfied by good things and does not even have a proper burial, I say that a stillborn child is better off than he.

Judges 14:3

But his father and mother said to him, "Can't you find a young woman among your relatives or among any of our people? Must you go to the uncircumcised Philistines for a wife?" But Samson told his father, "Get her for me, because I want her."

Judges 14:2

He went back and told his father and his mother: "I have seen a young Philistine woman in Timnah. Now get her for me as a wife."

1 Samuel 1:22

Hannah did not go and explained to her husband, "After the child is weaned, I'll take him to appear in the Lord's presence and to stay there permanently."

Luke 9:61

Another also said, "I will follow You, Lord, but first let me go and say good-bye to those at my house."

Exodus 18:2

Now Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, had taken in Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her back,

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