Malachi 2:14-16 ESV

14 1But you say, "Why does he not?" Because the LORD 2 was witness between you and the wife of your youth, 3to whom 4you have been faithless, though she is your companion and your wife by covenant.

References for Malachi 2:14

      15 5Did he not make them one, with a portion of the Spirit in their union?a And what was the one Godb seeking?c6 Godly offspring. So guard yourselvesd in your spirit, and let none of you be 7faithless to the wife of your youth.

      References for Malachi 2:15

        • h 2:15 - Hebrew in it
        • i 2:15 - Hebrew the one
        • j 2:15 - Or And not one has done this who has a portion of the Spirit. And what was that one seeking?
        • k 2:15 - Or So take care; also verse 16
          16 "For 8the man who does not love his wife but divorces her,e says the LORD, the God of Israel, coversf his garment with violence, says the LORD of hosts. So guard yourselves in your spirit, and 9do not be faithless."

          References for Malachi 2:16

            • l 2:16 - Hebrew who hates and divorces
            • m 2:16 - Probable meaning (compare Septuagint and Deuteronomy 24:1-4); or "The Lord, the God of Israel, says that he hates divorce, and him who covers