Christian Marriage Quotes - Page 2
Human love is a mystery that touches the mystery of God himself. God wishes to be united with humanity as a husband to his wife: he has already done so in the person of Christ.
Fire devoured their young men; their maidens were deprived of wedding songs.
Come, daughters of Zion, see king Solomon wearing the diadem with which his mother crowned him on the day of his wedding, on the day his heart rejoiced.
Song of Songs 3:11
Ruth replied, "Don't ask me to leave you. For I will go where you go and stay where you stay. Your people will be my people and your god, my God. Where you die, there will I die and be buried. May Yahweh deal with me severely if anything except death separates us."
Therefore I, the prisoner of Christ, invite you to live the vocation you have received. Be humble, kind, patient, and bear with one another in love. Make every effort to keep among you the unity of Sprit through bonds of peace. Let there be one body and one Spirit, just as one hope in the goal of your calling by God.
In the same way, husbands should love their wives as they love their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself.
Yahweh God said, "It is not good for Man to be alone; I will give him a helper who will be like him." Then Yahweh God formed from the earth all the beasts of the field and all the birds of the air and brought them to Man to see what he would call them; and whatever Man called every living creature, that was its name. So Man gave names to all the cattle, the birds of the air and to every beast of the field. But he did not find among them a helper like himself. Then Yahwh God caused a deep sleep to come over Man and he fell asleep. He took one of his ribs and filled its place with flesh. The rib which Yahweh God had taken from Man he formed into a woman and brought her to the man. The man then said, "Now this is bone of my bone and flesh of my flesh. She shall be called woman because she was taken from man." That is why man leaves his father and mother and is attached to his wife, and with her becomes one flesh.
Happier two than one alone, for their work brings a higher salary, and when one falls the other lifts up his companion. Unfortunate he who is alone and has no one to lift him up. Moreover it's warmer with two in bed; how can one alone be warm? One person may be overcome by an aggressor, but two can easily oppose him; triple-stranded thread is not easily broken.
Jesus replied, "Have you not read that in the beginning the Creator made them male and female? And the Creator said: Therefore a man shall leave father and mother, and be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one body. So they are no longer two, but one body. Let no one separate what God has joined."
do not be anxious about anything. In everything resort to prayer and supplication together with thanksgiving and bring your requests before God. Then the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will keep your hearts and minds in Crhist Jesus.
Clothe yourselves, then as is fitting for God's chosen people, holy and beloved of him. Put on compassion, kindness, humility, meekness and patience to bear with one another and forgive whenever there is any occasion to do so. As the Lord has forgiven you, forgive one another. Above all, clothe oyurselves with love which binds everything together in perfect harmony.
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