1 Corinthians 7:8

8 Now to the unmarrieda and the widows I say: It is good for them to stay unmarried, as I do.

Read 1 Corinthians 7:8 Using Other Translations

I say therefore to the unmarried and widows, It is good for them if they abide even as I.
To the unmarried and the widows I say that it is good for them to remain single as I am.
So I say to those who aren’t married and to widows—it’s better to stay unmarried, just as I am.