Matthew 5:31
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English Standard Version
“It was also said, ‘Whoever divorces his wife, let him give her a certificate of divorce.’

King James Bible
It hath been said, Whosoever shall put away his wife, let him give her a writing of divorcement:

American Standard Version
It was said also, Whosoever shall put away his wife, let him give her a writing of divorcement:

Douay-Rheims Bible
And it hath been said, Whoseoever shall put away his wife, let him give her a bill of divorce.

English Revised Version
It was said also, Whosoever shall put away his wife, let him give her a writing of divorcement:

Webster's Bible Translation
It hath been said, Whoever shall put away his wife, let him give her a writing of divorcement:

Weymouth New Testament
"It was also said, 'If any man puts away his wife, let him give her a written notice of divorce.'

Matthew 5:31 Parallel
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Matthew 5:31 Parallel Commentaries
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whosoever.

Matthew 19:3,7 The Pharisees also came to him, tempting him, and saying to him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause...

Deuteronomy 24:1-4 When a man has taken a wife, and married her, and it come to pass that she find no favor in his eyes...

Jeremiah 3:1 They say, If a man put away his wife, and she go from him, and become another man's, shall he return to her again?...

Mark 10:2-9 And the Pharisees came to him, and asked him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife? tempting him...

Cross References
Deuteronomy 24:1
"When a man takes a wife and marries her, if then she finds no favor in his eyes because he has found some indecency in her, and he writes her a certificate of divorce and puts it in her hand and sends her out of his house, and she departs out of his house,

Deuteronomy 24:3
and the latter man hates her and writes her a certificate of divorce and puts it in her hand and sends her out of his house, or if the latter man dies, who took her to be his wife,

Jeremiah 3:1
"If a man divorces his wife and she goes from him and becomes another man's wife, will he return to her? Would not that land be greatly polluted? You have played the whore with many lovers; and would you return to me? declares the LORD.

Malachi 2:16
"For the man who does not love his wife but divorces her, says the LORD, the God of Israel, covers his garment with violence, says the LORD of hosts. So guard yourselves in your spirit, and do not be faithless."

Matthew 19:3
And Pharisees came up to him and tested him by asking, "Is it lawful to divorce one's wife for any cause?"

Matthew 19:7
They said to him, "Why then did Moses command one to give a certificate of divorce and to send her away?"

Mark 10:4
They said, "Moses allowed a man to write a certificate of divorce and to send her away."

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