1 Corinthians 7:3-13 NAS

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 1Stop depriving one another, except by agreement for a time, so * that you may devote yourselves to prayer, and bcome together * * again so * that 2Satan will not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.

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      6 But this I say by way of concession, 3not of command.

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      7 cYet I wish that all men were 4even as I myself am. However, 5each 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"
          8 But I say to the unmarried and to widows that it is 6good for them if they remain 7even as I.

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          9 But if they do not have self-control, 8let them marry; for it is better to marry than to burn with passion.

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          10 But to the married I give instructions, 9not I, but the Lord, that the wife should not dleave her husband

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          11 (but if she does leave, she must remain unmarried, or else be reconciled to her husband ), and that the husband should not edivorce his wife.

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            • © 7:11 - Or "leave his wife"
              12 But to the rest 10I say, not the Lord, that if any brother has a wife who is an unbeliever, and she consents to live with him, he must not fdivorce her.

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              13 And a woman who has an unbelieving husband, and he consents to live with her, she must not gsend her husband away.

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                • « 7:13 - Or "leave her husband"