Taking A Wife

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Genesis 24:4

but you will go to my country and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son Isaac."

Genesis 24:7

"The LORD, the God of heaven, who took me from my father's house and from the land of my birth, and who spoke to me and who swore to me, saying, 'To your descendants I will give this land,' He will send His angel before you, and you will take a wife for my son from there.

Genesis 24:38

but you shall go to my father's house and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son.'

Genesis 24:40

"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;

Genesis 28:2

"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.

Genesis 28:6

Now Esau saw that Isaac had blessed Jacob and sent him away to Paddan-aram to take to himself a wife from there, and that when he blessed him he charged him, saying, "You shall not take a wife from the daughters of Canaan,"

Judges 12:9

He had thirty sons, and thirty daughters whom he gave in marriage outside the family, and he brought in thirty daughters from outside for his sons. And he judged Israel seven years.

Ezra 2:61

Of the sons of the priests: the sons of Habaiah, the sons of Hakkoz, the sons of Barzillai, who took a wife from the daughters of Barzillai the Gileadite, and he was called by their name.

Nehemiah 7:63

Of the priests: the sons of Hobaiah, the sons of Hakkoz, the sons of Barzillai, who took a wife of the daughters of Barzillai, the Gileadite, and was named after them.

Matthew 1:20

But when he had considered this, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream, saying, "Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary as your wife; for the Child who has been conceived in her is of the Holy Spirit.

Mark 12:20

"There were seven brothers; and the first took a wife, and died leaving no children.

Mark 12:21

"The second one married her, and died leaving behind no children; and the third likewise;

Luke 20:29

"Now there were seven brothers; and the first took a wife and died childless;

Luke 20:31

and the third married her; and in the same way all seven died, leaving no children.

1 Thessalonians 4:4

that each of you know how to possess his own vessel in sanctification and honor,

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