Marriage and Family Life Bible Verses

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  • Marriage and Family Life
    • Christian Attitudes to Contraception
      • Then God blessed them and said, “Be fruitful and multiply. Fill the earth and govern it.
      • Children are a gift from the Lord; they are a reward from him.
    • Christian Attitudes to Divorce
      • And I tell you this, whoever divorces his wife and marries someone else commits adultery—unless his wife has been unfaithful.
      • He told them, “Whoever divorces his wife and marries someone else commits adultery against her.
    • Christian Teaching on Family Life
      • Children, obey your parents because you belong to the Lord, for this is the right thing to do.
      • Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger by the way you treat them. Rather, bring them up with the discipline and instruction that comes from the Lord.
      • Honor your father and mother. Then you will live a long, full life in the land the Lord your God is giving you.
    • Christian Attitudes Towards Sex Outside of Marriage
      • You must not commit adultery.
      • God’s will is for you to be holy, so stay away from all sexual sin.
      • But I say, anyone who even looks at a woman with lust has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
      • Don’t you realize that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit, who lives in you and was given to you by God?
      • The wife gives authority over her body to her husband, and the husband gives authority over his body to his wife.
    • Christian Attitudes to Homosexuality
      • Those who indulge in sexual sin, or who worship idols, or commit adultery, or are male prostitutes, or practice homosexuality, or are thieves, or greedy people, or drunkards, or are abusive, or cheat people—none of these will inherit the Kingdom of God.
      • Men did shameful things with other men, and as a result of this sin, they suffered within themselves the penalty they deserved.
      • Do not practice homosexuality, having sex with another man as with a woman. It is a detestable sin.


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