1 Corinthians 7:1-7 CEB

Marriage and celibacy

1 Now, about what you wrote: "It's good for a man not to have sex with a woman."

References for 1 Corinthians 7:1

      2 Each man should have his own wife, and each woman should have her own husband because of sexual immorality.
      3 The husband should meet his wife's sexual needs, and the wife should do the same for her husband.
      4 The wife doesn't have authority over her own body, but the husband does. Likewise, the husband doesn't have authority over his own body, but the wife does.
      5 Don't refuse to meet each other's needs unless you both agree for a short period of time to devote yourselves to prayer. Then come back together again so that Satan might not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.
      6 I'm saying this to give you permission; it's not a command.
      7 I wish all people were like me, but each has a particular gift from God: one has this gift, and another has that one.