To the married I give this command (not I, but the Lord): A wife must not separate from her husband.111
But if she does, she must remain unmarried or else be reconciled to her husband.2 And a husband must not divorce his wife.
To the rest I say this (I, not the Lord):3 If any brother has a wife who is not a believer and she is willing to live with him, he must not divorce her.
And if a woman has a husband who is not a believer and he is willing to live with her, she must not divorce him.
For the unbelieving husband has been sanctified through his wife, and the unbelieving wife has been sanctified through her believing husband. Otherwise your children would be unclean, but as it is, they are holy.415
But if the unbeliever leaves, let him do so. A believing man or woman is not bound in such circumstances; God has called us to live in peace.516
How do you know, wife, whether you will save6 your husband?7 Or, how do you know, husband, whether you will save your wife?