Transferring Wives

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Jeremiah 5:8

They were like fed stallions roaming at large; each one neighed after his neighbor's wife.

2 Samuel 12:11

Thus says the Lord, Behold, I will raise up evil against you out of your own house; and I will take your wives before your eyes and give them to your neighbor, and he shall lie with your wives in the sight of this sun.

Genesis 12:17

But the Lord scourged Pharaoh and his household with serious plagues because of Sarai, Abram's wife.

Genesis 12:19

Why did you say, She is my sister, so that I took her to be my wife? Now then, here is your wife; take her and get away [from here]!

Genesis 20:3

But God came to Abimelech in a dream by night and said, Behold, you are a dead man because of the woman whom you have taken [as your own], for she is a man's wife.

Genesis 12:12

So when the Egyptians see you, they will say, This is his wife; and they will kill me, but they will let you live.

Genesis 26:9

And Abimelech called Isaac and said, See here, she is certainly your wife! How did you [dare] say to me, She is my sister? And Isaac said to him, Because I thought, Lest I die on account of her.

Judges 14:20

But Samson's wife was [given] to his companion who was his [best] friend.

Judges 15:2

And her father said, I truly thought you utterly hated her, so I gave her to your companion. Is her younger sister not fairer than she? Take her, I pray you, instead.

Judges 15:6

Then the Philistines said, Who has done this? And they were told, Samson, the son-in-law of the Timnite, because he [the Timnite] has taken his [Samson's] wife and has given her to his companion. And the Philistines came up and burned her and her father with fire.

1 Samuel 25:44

Saul had given Michal his daughter, David's wife, to Phalti son of Laish, who was of Gallim.

2 Samuel 3:15

And Ish-bosheth sent and took her from her [second] husband, from Paltiel son of Laish [to whom Saul had given her].

2 Samuel 12:9

Why have you despised the commandment of the Lord, doing evil in His sight? You have slain Uriah the Hittite with the sword and have taken his wife to be your wife. You have murdered him with the sword of the Ammonites.

2 Samuel 12:10

Now, therefore, the sword shall never depart from your house, because [you have not only despised My command, but] you have despised Me and have taken the wife of Uriah the Hittite to be your wife.

2 Samuel 12:8

And I gave you your master's house, and your master's wives into your bosom, and gave you the house of Israel and of Judah; and if that had been too little, I would have added that much again.

1 Kings 2:17

He said, I pray you, ask King Solomon, for he will not refuse you, to give me Abishag the Shunammite to be my wife.

1 Kings 20:3

Your silver and your gold are mine; your wives and your children, even the fairest, also are mine.

1 Kings 20:5

The messengers came again and said, Thus says Ben-hadad: Although I have sent to you, saying, You shall deliver to me your silver, your gold, your wives, and your children -- "

Jeremiah 6:12

And their houses will be turned over to others, their fields and their wives together; for I will stretch out My hand against the inhabitants of the land, says the Lord.

Jeremiah 8:10

Therefore will I give their wives to others and their fields to those who gain possession of them; for everyone, from the least even to the greatest, is given to covetousness (is greedy for unjust gain); from the prophet even to the priest, everyone deals falsely.

Jeremiah 38:23

All your wives and your children will be brought out to the Chaldeans; and you [yourself] will not escape out of their hands, but you will be seized by the king of Babylon, and you will cause this city [Jerusalem] to be burned with fire.

Mark 6:17

For [this] Herod himself had sent and seized John and bound him in prison for the sake of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife, because he [Herod] had married her.

Mark 6:18

For John had told Herod, It is not lawful and you have no right to have your brother's wife.

Mark 12:23

Now in the resurrection, whose wife will she be? For the seven were married to her.

Luke 20:33

Now in the resurrection whose wife will the woman be? For the seven married her.

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