6 Bible Verses about Marrying Relatives
Most Relevant Verses
Amram married his father’s sister Jochebed, and she bore him Aaron and Moses; and the length of Amram’s life was one hundred and thirty-seven years.
‘None of you shall approach any blood relative of his to uncover nakedness; I am the Lord.
but you will go to my country and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son Isaac.”
but you shall go to my father’s house and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son.’
He said to me, ‘The Lord, before whom I have walked, will send His angel with you to make your journey successful, and you will take a wife for my son from my relatives and from my father’s house;
Arise, go to Paddan-aram, to the house of Bethuel your mother’s father; and from there take to yourself a wife from the daughters of Laban your mother’s brother.
- Marrying (12 instances)