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What did Jesus say
10:6-9 But from the beginning of the creation God
made them male and female.
For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and cleave to
Vs.8 And they twain shall be one flesh: so
then they are no more twain, but one flesh.
What therefore God hath joined together, let not
man put asunder.
But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife,
except for marital unfaithfulness, causes her to become an adulteress, and
anyone who marries the divorced woman commits adultery. (NIV)
Hebrews 13:4 Marriage
is honourable in all, and the bed undefiled: but whoremongers and
adulterers God will judge.
John 4:16-18 Jesus
saith unto her, Go, call thy husband, and come
17. The woman
answered and said, I have no husband. Jesus said unto her, Thou hast well
said, I have no husband:
18. For thou hast
had five husbands; and he whom thou now hast is not
thy husband: in that saidst thou truly.
* This woman was
living with a man and Jesus said he wasn’t her husband, they were not
1 Corinthians 7:2
Nevertheless, to avoid fornication, let every man have his own
wife, and let every woman have her own husband.
* Fornication is
having sex outside of the Holy bond of matrimony.
The bed is
undefiled in the bond of marriage.
The bed is defiled
if a couple are not married.
Romans 12:1 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the
mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy,
acceptable unto God, [which is] your
Romans 12:2 And be not conformed to this world: but be
ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what
[is] that good, and acceptable, and
perfect, will of God.
* Christians are not
to adopt the ways of the world.
* Christians are to
be transformed by the renewing of their minds by the word of God.
* Jesus said, “a
man does not live by bread alone but by every word of God.”
John 2:1 And the
third day there was a marriage in Cana of Galilee; and the mother
of Jesus was there:
Jesus attended this
This couple were
publicly united in the bond of marriage.
In other words they
got married, they did not choose to live together.
Living together does
not biblically constitute a marriage. Regardless of what the popular
trends of this present world are; as Christians we must apply the standard
of God’s Word to our lives.
Our Lord Jesus said,
John 14:15 “ if you love Me, keep my