). So Paul commends the father who gives his daughter in marriage (gamizei
). This verb gamizw
has not been found outside the N.T. see on Matthew 22:30
. Shall do better
). In view of the present distress ( Matthew 7:26
) and the shortened time ( Matthew 7:29
). And yet, when all is said, Paul leaves the whole problem of getting married an open question to be settled by each individual case.