For this reason a man will leave his father and his mother and be united to his wife, and they will become one flesh.
Cross ReferencesMatthew 19:5
and said, 'For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh'?
For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife,
and the two will become one flesh.' So they are no longer two, but one flesh.
1 Corinthians 6:16
Or don't you know that he who unites himself with a prostitute is one with her in body? For it is said, "The two will become one flesh."
"For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh."
And Lamech married two women, one named Adah and the other Zillah.
who abandons the partner of her youth and forgets the covenant of her God.
Has not the LORD made them one, having a portion of the Spirit? And why one? Because He seeks godly offspring. Therefore guard yourselves in your spirit and do not break faith with the wife of your youth.
Chapter Outline1. The first Sabbath.
4. Further details concerning the manner of creation.
8. The planting of the garden of Eden, and its situation;
15. man is placed in it; and the tree of knowledge forbidden.
18. The animals are named by Adam.
21. The making of woman, and the institution of marriage.
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Genesis 24:58, 59
Genesis 31:14, 15
Leviticus 22:12, 13
and they shall be one flesh.
1 Corinthians 6:16, 17
1 Corinthians 7:2-4, 10
1 Corinthians 7:11
1 Timothy 5:14
1 Peter 3:1-7
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