1Nowconcerning the things about which you wrote, it is 1good for a man not to touch a woman.
But because of immoralities, eachman is to have his ownwife, and eachwoman is to have her ownhusband.
The husbandmustafulfill his duty to his wife, and likewisealso the wife to her husband.
The wife does not haveauthorityover her ownbody, but the husband does; and likewisealso the husband does not haveauthorityover his ownbody, but the wife does.
52Stopdeprivingoneanother, except by agreement for a time, so that you may devoteyourselves to prayer, and bcometogetheragainso that 3Satan will not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.
But this I say by way of concession, 4not of command.
7cYet I wish that allmen were 5even as I myself am. However, 6eachmanhas his owngift from God, one in thismanner, and another in that.