6"But 1from the beginning of creation, God 2MADE THEM MALE AND FEMALE.7"3FOR THISREASON A MAN SHALL LEAVE HIS FATHER AND MOTHERa,84AND THE TWO SHALL BECOMEONEFLESH; so they are nolongertwo, but oneflesh.9"WhatthereforeGod has joinedtogether, let nomanseparate."10
In the house the disciples began questioning Him aboutthisagain.
And He said to them, "5Whoeverbdivorces his wife and marriesanotherwomancommitsadulteryagainst her;12and 6if she herselfcdivorces her husband and marriesanotherman, she is committingadultery."
137And they were bringingchildren to Him so that He might touch them; but the disciplesrebuked them.
But when Jesussaw this, He was indignant and said to them, "Permit the children to come to Me; do not hinder them; 8for the kingdom of Godbelongs to such as these.15"Truly I say to you, 9whoever does not receive the kingdom of Godlike a child will not enter it at all."16
And He 10took them in His arms and began blessing them, laying His hands on them.