Most Relevant Verses
But to the married I give instructions, not I, but the Lord, that the wife should not leave her husband
but one who is married is concerned about the things of the world, how he may please his wife,
The husband must fulfill his duty to his wife, and likewise also the wife to her husband.
But if you marry, you have not sinned; and if a virgin marries, she has not sinned. Yet such will have trouble in this life, and I am trying to spare you.
Now concerning the things about which you wrote, it is good for a man not to touch a woman.
"When a man takes a new wife, he shall not go out with the army nor be charged with any duty; he shall be free at home one year and shall give happiness to his wife whom he has taken.
But this I say, brethren, the time has been shortened, so that from now on those who have wives should be as though they had none;
For the married woman is bound by law to her husband while he is living; but if her husband dies, she is released from the law concerning the husband.
The disciples said to Him, "If the relationship of the man with his wife is like this, it is better not to marry."
"For in the resurrection they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but are like angels in heaven.
'Take wives and become the fathers of 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 do not decrease.
A wife is bound as long as her husband lives; but if her husband is dead, she is free to be married to whom she wishes, only in the Lord.
(but if she does leave, she must remain unmarried, or else be reconciled to her husband), and that the husband should not divorce his wife.
But Jesus answered and said to them, "You are mistaken, not understanding the Scriptures nor the power of God.
And a woman who has an unbelieving husband, and he consents to live with her, she must not send her husband away.
"But when the king came in to look over the dinner guests, he saw a man there who was not dressed in wedding clothes,
"For as in those days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered the ark,
But because of immoralities, each man is to have his own wife, and each woman is to have her own husband.
"If he takes to himself another woman, he may not reduce her food, her clothing, or her conjugal rights.
Husbands, love your wives and do not be embittered against them.
But if they do not have self-control, let them marry; for it is better to marry than to burn with passion.
For the husband is the head of the wife, as Christ also is the head of the church, He Himself being the Savior of the body.
"Ask me ever so much bridal payment and gift, and I will give according as you say to me; but give me the girl in marriage."
"Now there were seven brothers with us; and the first married and died, and having no children left his wife to his brother;
"You shall betroth a wife, but another man will violate her; you shall build a house, but you will not live in it; you shall plant a vineyard, but you will not use its fruit.
"If a man is found lying with a married woman, then both of them shall die, the man who lay with the woman, and the woman; thus you shall purge the evil from Israel.
'You shall not marry a woman in addition to her sister as a rival while she is alive, to uncover her nakedness.
"If a man seduces a virgin who is not engaged, and lies with her, he must pay a dowry for her to be his wife.
For how do you know, O wife, whether you will save your husband? Or how do you know, O husband, whether you will save your wife?
"For when they rise from the dead, they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but are like angels in heaven.
- A Good Husband
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- Communication In Marriage
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- Godly Woman
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- Love And Relationships
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