Not Marrying

Most Relevant Verses

Jeremiah 16:2

You shall not take a wife, neither shall you have sons or daughters, in this place.

Ruth 1:12

Go back, my daughters, go your way; for I am too old to have a husband. If I should say, 'I have hope,' if I should even have a husband tonight, and should also bear sons;

Ruth 1:13

would you then wait until they were grown? Would you then refrain from having husbands? No, my daughters, for it grieves me much for your sakes, for the hand of Yahweh has gone out against me."

Psalm 78:63

Fire devoured their young men. Their virgins had no wedding song.

1 Corinthians 7:38

So then both he who gives his own virgin in marriage does well, and he who doesn't give her in marriage does better.

Hosea 2:2

Contend with your mother! Contend, for she is not my wife, neither am I her husband; and let her put away her prostitution from her face, and her adulteries from between her breasts;

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