Most Relevant Verses
To married people I give this command (not really I, but the Lord): A wife must not leave her husband.
But a married man is concerned about things of this world, that is, about how he can please his wife,
A husband should fulfill his obligation to his wife, and a wife should do the same for her husband.
But if you do get married, you have not sinned. And if a virgin gets married, she has not sinned. However, these people will experience trouble in this life, and I want to spare you from that.
Now about what you asked: "Is it advisable for a man not to marry?"
"When a man is newly married, he must not be sent out to war or have a related duty placed on him. Let him stay home for one year and be happy with his wife whom he has married.
This is what I mean, brothers: The time is short. From now on, those who have wives should live as though they had none,
For a married woman is bound by the Law to her husband while he is living, but if her husband dies, she is released from the Law concerning her husband.
His disciples asked him, "If that is the relationship of a man with his wife, it's not worth getting married!"
because in the resurrection, people neither marry nor are given in marriage but are like the angels in heaven.
Take wives and father sons and daughters. Take wives for your sons and give your daughters in marriage, so they may have sons and daughters. Increase in numbers there, don't decrease.
A wife is bound to her husband as long as he lives. But if her husband dies, she is free to marry anyone she wishes, only in the Lord.
"Suppose a man marries a wife, but after having sexual relations with her, he despises her,
But if she does leave him, she must remain unmarried or else be reconciled to her husband. Likewise, a husband must not abandon his wife.
Jesus answered them, "You are mistaken because you don't know the Scriptures or God's power,
And if a woman has a husband who is an unbeliever and he is willing to live with her, she must not abandon him.
"When the king came in to see the guests, he noticed a man there who was not wearing wedding clothes.
In those days before the flood, people were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage right up to the day when Noah went into the ark.
Because sexual immorality is so rampant, every man should have his own wife, and every woman should have her own husband.
If he takes another woman for himself, he may not withhold from the first her food, her clothing, or her marital rights.
"They are not to marry a prostitute or a woman who has been dishonored or who was divorced from her husband, because the priest is holy to his God.
Husbands, love your wives, and do not be harsh with them.
However, if they cannot control themselves, they should get married, for it is better to marry than to burn with passion.
For the husband is the head of his wife as the Messiah is the head of the church. It is he who is the Savior of the body.
No matter how big or how extensive your demands are for a dowry and wedding presents from me, I'll provide whatever you ask. Only give me the young lady to be my wife."
Now there were seven brothers among us. The first one married and died, and since he had no children, he left his widow to his brother.
"You'll be engaged to a woman, but another man will rape her. You'll build a house, but you won't live in it. You'll plant a vineyard, but you won't harvest it.
"If a man is caught having sexual relations with a married woman, then both of them must die the man who had sex with the woman and the woman herself so that this evil will be removed from Israel.
"You are not to marry a woman and then have sexual relations with her sister as a rival when your wife is still alive.
"When a man seduces a virgin who is not engaged to be married and has sexual relations with her, he must pay her bride price, and she is to become his wife.
Wife, you might be able to save your husband. Husband, you might be able to save your wife.
When people rise from the dead, they neither marry nor are given in marriage but are like the angels in heaven.
- A Good Husband
- A Good Woman
- Adultery and Divorce
- Being Single
- Communication In Marriage
- Giving In Marriage
- Godly Woman
- Good Activity
- Husband And Wife
- Leaving Parents For Spouse
- Love And Relationships
- Love Marriage
- Loving Your Wife
- Man And Woman
- Marriage Allowed
- Marriage Between Man And Woman
- Marriage Controlled
- Marriage No More
- Marriage, Purpose Of
- Not Marrying
- Relationship Troubles
- Relationships And Dating
- Relationships With Boyfriend
- Same Sex Marriage
- Second Marriage
- Sex Before Marriage
- Sexual Immorality