1 Corinthians 7:1-7 NAS

Teaching on Marriage

1 Now concerning the things about which you wrote, it is 1good for a man not to touch a woman.

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2 But because of immoralities, each man is to have his own wife, and each woman is to have her own husband.
3 The husband must afulfill his duty to his wife, and likewise also the wife to her husband.

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    • ¥ 7:3 - Lit "render"
      4 The wife does not have authority over her own body, but the husband does; and likewise also the husband does not have authority over his own body, but the wife does.
      5 2Stop depriving one another, except by agreement for a time, so * that you may devote yourselves to prayer, and bcome together * * again so * that 3Satan will not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.

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      6 But this I say by way of concession, 4not of command.

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      7 cYet I wish that all men were 5even as I myself am. However, 6each man has his own gift from God, one in this manner, and another * in that.

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        • § 7:7 - One early ms reads "For"