Bible verses for Married Couples
What are God’s instructions to Married couples? Find out in the Bible verses about Married couples below.
Since God made Eve for Adam, a woman and not another man, it is clear that marriage is part of God’s plan.
The following Bible verses are presented in the New Living Translation (NLT) and King James Version (KJV)
1. 1 Corinthians 7:16
You wives must remember that your husbands might be converted because of you. And you husbands must remember that your wives might be converted because of you.
2. Ephesians 5:22
You wives will submit to your husbands as you do to the Lord.
Bible verses about submission of Wives to their Husbands
3. Ephesians 5:24
As the church submits to Christ, so you wives must submit to your husbands in everything.
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4. Ephesians 5:25
And you husbands must love your wives with the same love Christ showed the church. He gave up his life for her
5. Ephesians 5:28
In the same way, husbands ought to love their wives as they love their own bodies. For a man is actually loving himself when he loves his wife.
Bible verses about Godly behaviour for Wives
6. Colossians 3:18
You wives must submit to your husbands, as is fitting for those who belong to the Lord.
7. 1 Timothy 3:11
In the same way, their wives must be respected and must not speak evil of others. They must exercise self-control and be faithful in everything they do.
8. 1 Timothy 4:7
Do not waste time arguing over godless ideas and old wives’ tales. Spend your time and energy in training yourself for spiritual fitness.
Bible verses about Husbands Loving their Wives
9. Colossians 3:19
And you husbands must love your wives and never treat them harshly.
10. 1 Peter 3:1
In the same way, you wives must accept the authority of your husbands, even those who refuse to accept the Good News. Your godly lives will speak to them better than any words. They will be won over.
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11. 1 Peter 3:7
In the same way, you husbands must give honor to your wives. Treat her with understanding as you live together. She may be weaker than you are, but she is your equal partner in God’s gift of new life. If you don’t treat her as you should, your prayers will not be heard.
Bible verses about Marriage and Love
12. Genesis 34:8
Hamor told Jacob and his sons, “My son Shechem is truly in love with your daughter, and he longs for her to be his wife. Please let him marry her.
13. 1 Kings 11:1
Now King Solomon loved many foreign women. Besides Pharaoh’s daughter, he married women from Moab, Ammon, Edom, Sidon, and from among the Hittites.
14. Jeremiah 3:1
“If a man divorces a woman and she marries someone else, he is not to take her back again, for that would surely corrupt the land. But you have prostituted yourself with many lovers, says the Lord. Yet I am still calling you to come back to me.
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15. Malachi 2:11
In Judah, in Israel, and in Jerusalem there is treachery, for the men of Judah have defiled the Lord’s beloved sanctuary by marrying women who worship idols.