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God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.
Then the LORD God said, "It is not good for the man to be alone; I will make him a helper suitable for him."
You husbands in the same way, live with your wives in an understanding way, as with someone weaker, since she is a woman; and show her honor as a fellow heir of the grace of life, so that your prayers will not be hindered.
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But I want you to understand that Christ is the head of every man, and the man is the head of a woman, and God is the head of Christ.
The women are to keep silent in the churches; for they are not permitted to speak, but are to subject themselves, just as the Law also says.
Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord.
Wives, be subject to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.
But I do not allow a woman to teach or exercise authority over a man, but to remain quiet.
In the same way, you wives, be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be won without a word by the behavior of their wives,
"A woman shall not wear man's clothing, nor shall a man put on a woman's clothing; for whoever does these things is an abomination to the LORD your God.
Does not even nature itself teach you that if a man has long hair, it is a dishonor to him,
God blessed them; and God said to them, "Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth, and subdue it; and rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the sky and over every living thing that moves on the earth."
The man said, "This is now bone of my bones, And flesh of my flesh; She shall be called Woman, Because she was taken out of Man."
And He answered and said, "Have you not read that He who created them from the beginning MADE THEM MALE AND FEMALE,
"But from the beginning of creation, God MADE THEM MALE AND FEMALE.
But because of immoralities, each man is to have his own wife, and each woman is to have her own husband.
FOR THIS REASON A MAN SHALL LEAVE HIS FATHER AND MOTHER AND SHALL BE JOINED TO HIS WIFE, AND THE TWO SHALL BECOME ONE FLESH.
To the woman He said, "I will greatly multiply Your pain in childbirth, In pain you will bring forth children; Yet your desire will be for your husband, And he will rule over you."
"For there are eunuchs who were born that way from their mother's womb; and there are eunuchs who were made eunuchs by men; and there are also eunuchs who made themselves eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. He who is able to accept this, let him accept it."
"You shall not commit adultery.
Marriage is to be held in honor among all, and the marriage bed is to be undefiled; for fornicators and adulterers God will judge.
but I say to you that everyone who looks at a woman with lust for her has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
and they, having become callous, have given themselves over to sensuality for the practice of every kind of impurity with greediness.
But immorality or any impurity or greed must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints;
Therefore consider the members of your earthly body as dead to immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and greed, which amounts to idolatry.
For the time already past is sufficient for you to have carried out the desire of the Gentiles, having pursued a course of sensuality, lusts, drunkenness, carousing, drinking parties and abominable idolatries.
"If any man takes a wife and goes in to her and then turns against her,
Therefore God gave them over in the lusts of their hearts to impurity, so that their bodies would be dishonored among them.
For this reason God gave them over to degrading passions; for their women exchanged the natural function for that which is unnatural,
Before they lay down, the men of the city, the men of Sodom, surrounded the house, both young and old, all the people from every quarter;
'You shall not lie with a male as one lies with a female; it is an abomination.
Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived; neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor homosexuals,
"But for the cowardly and unbelieving and abominable and murderers and immoral persons and sorcerers and idolaters and all liars, their part will be in the lake that burns with fire and brimstone, which is the second death."
Outside are the dogs and the sorcerers and the immoral persons and the murderers and the idolaters, and everyone who loves and practices lying.
Such were some of you; but you were washed, but you were sanctified, but you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and in the Spirit of our God.
"For in the resurrection they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but are like angels in heaven.