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27 Bible Verses about Transferring Wives

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Jeremiah 5:8

They were well-fed, lusty stallions, each one neighing after his neighbor's wife.

2 Samuel 12:11

"This is what the LORD says: ""Listen very carefully! ""I'm raising up evil against you right out of your own household. ""I'm going to take your wives away from you right before your eyes. ""Then I'll give them to your neighbor. ""And then he's going to have sex with your wives in broad daylight!

Genesis 12:17

But the LORD afflicted Pharaoh and his household with severe plagues because of Sarai, Abram's wife.

Genesis 12:19

Why did you say, "She is my sister,' so that I took her as a wife for myself? Now, here is your wife! Take her and get out!"

Genesis 20:3

But God came to Abimelech in a dream during the night and spoke to him, "Pay attention! You're about to die, because the woman you have taken is a man's wife!"

Genesis 12:12

When the Egyptians see you, they will say, "She is his wife.' Then they'll kill me, but allow you to live.

Genesis 26:9

So Abimelech called Isaac and confronted him. "She is definitely your wife!" he accused him, "So why did you claim, "She's my sister?'" Isaac responded, "Because I had thought ""otherwise, I'll die on account of her.'"

Judges 14:20

and Samson's wife went to the best man at his wedding.

Judges 15:2

Her father said, "Because I honestly thought that you hated her deeply, I gave her in marriage to your best man. Isn't her younger sister better than she? Please then, let her be yours instead."

Judges 15:6

Then the Philistines demanded, "Who did this?" Someone said, "Samson, son-in-law of the Timnite, because his father-in-law took Samson's wife and gave her to the best man at Samson's wedding." In retaliation, the Philistines came up and burned her and her father to death.

1 Samuel 25:44

Meanwhile, Saul had given his daughter Michal, David's wife, to Laish's son Palti from Gallim.

2 Samuel 3:15

So Ish-bosheth ordered that she be taken away from her husband, Laish's son Paltiel.

2 Samuel 12:9

""Why did you despise what the LORD has promised by doing what is detestable in his sight? ""You struck down Uriah the Hittite with a battle sword. ""You took his wife to be your own. ""You killed him with the sword of the Ammonite army.

2 Samuel 12:10

""Therefore the sword will never leave your household, because you have despised me by taking the wife of Uriah the Hittite to be your own.'

2 Samuel 12:8

""I gave you your former master's household. ""I placed your former master's wives right in your arms. ""I gave you Israel and Judah. ""And if this had been too little, I would have added much more than that to you!

1 Kings 2:17

Then he asked her, "Please talk to King Solomon for me, since he won't refuse you. Ask him to give me Abishag the Shunammite as a wife."

1 Kings 20:3

"Your silver and gold belong to me. So do the most beautiful of your wives and children.'"

1 Kings 20:5

After delivering Ahab's answer, the envoys returned with this message: "This is what Ben-hadad says: "I've sent my envoys to you to tell you that your silver, gold, wives, and children are to be given to me.

Jeremiah 6:12

Their houses will be turned over to others their fields and wives together when I stretch out my hand against those who live in the land," declares the LORD.

Jeremiah 8:10

Therefore, I'll give their wives to others, and their fields to new owners. Indeed, from the least important to the most important, they're all greedy for dishonest gain. From prophet to priest, they all act deceitfully.

Jeremiah 38:23

"They'll bring all your women and children out to the Chaldeans, and you won't escape from their hand. Indeed, you will be seized by the hand of the king of Babylon, and this city will be burned with fire."

Mark 6:17

because Herod himself had sent men who arrested John, bound him with chains, and put him in prison on account of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife, whom Herod had married.

Mark 6:18

John had been telling Herod, "It's not lawful for you to have your brother's wife."

Mark 12:23

In the resurrection, whose wife will she be, since all seven had married her?"

Luke 20:33

Now in the resurrection, whose wife will the woman be, since the seven had married her?"

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