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1 Corinthians 7:14 LEB

14 For the unbelieving husband is sanctified by his wife, and the unbelieving wife is sanctified by the brother, since otherwise your children are unclean, but now they are holy.

Study tools for 1 Corinthians 7:14

  • a 7:1 - I.e., in a sexual sense
  • b 7:2 - I.e., in the sense of "have sexual relations with"
  • c 7:5 - Literally "at the same"
  • d 7:15 - Some manuscripts have "you" (plural)
  • e 7:18 - *Here "[after]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("being circumcised") which is understood as temporal
  • f 7:36 - Or "if his passions are strong" (it is not clear in context whether this term refers to the man or to the woman)
  • g 7:38 - Or perhaps "the one who gives in marriage"
  • h 7:39 - Literally "falls asleep"