1 Corinthians 7:2
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English Standard Version
But because of the temptation to sexual immorality, each man should have his own wife and each woman her own husband.

King James Bible
Nevertheless, to avoid fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.

American Standard Version
But, because of fornications, let each man have his own wife, and let each woman have her own husband.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But for fear of fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.

English Revised Version
But, because of fornications, let each man have his own wife, and let each woman have her own husband.

Webster's Bible Translation
Nevertheless, to avoid lewdness, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.

Weymouth New Testament
But because there is so much fornication every man should have a wife of his own, and every woman should have a husband.

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to avoid.

1 Corinthians 7:9 But if they cannot contain, let them marry: for it is better to marry than to burn.

1 Corinthians 6:18 Flee fornication. Every sin that a man does is without the body; but he that commits fornication sins against his own body.

Proverbs 5:18,19 Let your fountain be blessed: and rejoice with the wife of your youth...

1 Timothy 4:3 Forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from meats...

let.

Proverbs 18:22 Whoever finds a wife finds a good thing, and obtains favor of the LORD.

Proverbs 19:14 House and riches are the inheritance of fathers: and a prudent wife is from the LORD.

Malachi 2:14 Yet you say, Why? Because the LORD has been witness between you and the wife of your youth, against whom you have dealt treacherously...

Ephesians 5:28,33 So ought men to love their wives as their own bodies. He that loves his wife loves himself...

Cross References
Matthew 5:32
But I say to you that everyone who divorces his wife, except on the ground of sexual immorality, makes her commit adultery, and whoever marries a divorced woman commits adultery.

1 Corinthians 7:1
Now concerning the matters about which you wrote: "It is good for a man not to have sexual relations with a woman."

1 Corinthians 7:3
The husband should give to his wife her conjugal rights, and likewise the wife to her husband.

1 Thessalonians 4:4
that each one of you know how to control his own body in holiness and honor,

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