Mark 10:8-9

8 and the two will become one flesh.’[a] So they are no longer two, but one flesh.
9 Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate.”

Mark 10:8 in Other Translations

KJV
8 And they twain shall be one flesh: so then they are no more twain, but one flesh.
ESV
8 and the two shall become one flesh.' So they are no longer two but one flesh.
NLT
8 and the two are united into one.’ Since they are no longer two but one,
MSG
8 he becomes one flesh with a woman - no longer two individuals, but forming a new unity.
CSB
8 and the two will become one flesh. So they are no longer two, but one flesh.

Mark 10:8-9 In-Context

6 “But at the beginning of creation God ‘made them male and female.’
7 ‘For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife,
8 and the two will become one flesh.’So they are no longer two, but one flesh.
9 Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate.”
10 When they were in the house again, the disciples asked Jesus about this.
11 He answered, “Anyone who divorces his wife and marries another woman commits adultery against her.

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Cross References 1

  • 1. Genesis 2:24; 1 Corinthians 6:16

Footnotes 1

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