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40 Bible Verses about matrimony
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And the two shall become one flesh, so that they are no longer two, but one flesh.
For the unbelieving husband is set apart (separated, withdrawn from heathen contamination, and affiliated with the Christian people) by union with his consecrated (set-apart) wife, and the unbelieving wife is set apart and separated through union with her consecrated husband. Otherwise your children would be unclean (unblessed heathen, outside the Christian covenant), but as it is they are prepared for God [pure and clean].
Ask me ever so much dowry and [marriage] gift, and I will give according to what you tell me; only give me the girl to be my wife.
For just as in those days before the flood they were eating and drinking, [men] marrying and [women] being given in marriage, until the [very] day when Noah went into the ark,
But the married man is anxious about worldly matters -- "how he may please his wife -- "
Who forbid people to marry and [teach them] to abstain from [certain kinds of] foods which God created to be received with thanksgiving by those who believe and have [an increasingly clear] knowledge of the truth.
The husband should give to his wife her conjugal rights (goodwill, kindness, and what is due her as his wife), and likewise the wife to her husband.
So they are no longer two, but one flesh. What therefore God has joined together, let not man put asunder (separate).
For this reason a man shall leave his father and his mother and shall be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh.
But if you do marry, you do not sin [in doing so], and if a virgin marries, she does not sin [in doing so]. Yet those who marry will have physical and earthly troubles, and I would like to spare you that.
Take wives and have sons and daughters; take wives for your sons and give your daughters in marriage, that they may bear sons and daughters; multiply there, and do not be diminished.
But because of the temptation to impurity and to avoid immorality, let each [man] have his own wife and let each [woman] have her own husband.
For the husband is head of the wife as Christ is the Head of the church, Himself the Savior of [His] body.
You shall betroth a wife, but another man shall lie with her; you shall build a house, but not live in it; you shall plant a vineyard, but not gather its grapes.
For when they arise from among the dead, [men] do not marry nor are [women] given in marriage, but are like the angels in heaven.
But to the married people I give charge -- "not I but the Lord -- "that the wife is not to separate from her husband.
The disciples said to Him, If the case of a man with his wife is like this, it is neither profitable nor advisable to marry.
When a man is newly married, he shall not go out with the army or be charged with any business; he shall be free at home one year and shall cheer his wife whom he has taken.
Now as to the matters of which you wrote me. It is well [and by that I mean advantageous, expedient, profitable, and wholesome] for a man not to touch a woman [to cohabit with her] but to remain unmarried.
Let marriage be held in honor (esteemed worthy, precious, of great price, and especially dear) in all things. And thus let the marriage bed be undefiled (kept undishonored); for God will judge and punish the unchaste [all guilty of sexual vice] and adulterous.
For in the resurrected state neither do [men] marry nor are [women] given in marriage, but they are like the angels in heaven.
For [instance] a married woman is bound by law to her husband as long as he lives; but if her husband dies, she is loosed and discharged from the law concerning her husband.
For the wife does not have [exclusive] authority and control over her own body, but the husband [has his rights]; likewise also the husband does not have [exclusive] authority and control over his body, but the wife [has her rights].
For, wife, how can you be sure of converting and saving your husband? Husband, how can you be sure of converting and saving your wife?
If he marries again, her food, clothing, and privilege as a wife shall he not diminish.
If a man seduces a virgin not betrothed and lies with her, he shall surely pay a dowry for her to become his wife.
Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and shall become united and cleave to his wife, and they shall become one flesh.
A person begotten out of wedlock shall not enter into the assembly of the Lord; even to his tenth generation shall his descendants not enter into the congregation of the Lord.
Let your fountain [of human life] be blessed [with the rewards of fidelity], and rejoice in the wife of your youth.
And said, For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and shall be united firmly (joined inseparably) to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh?
But when the king came in to view the guests, he looked intently at a man there who had on no wedding garment.
Let us rejoice and shout for joy [exulting and triumphant]! Let us celebrate and ascribe to Him glory and honor, for the marriage of the Lamb [at last] has come, and His bride has prepared herself.
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