New American Standard Bible
and if she herself divorces her husband and marries another man, she is committing adultery."
King James Bible
And if a woman shall put away her husband, and be married to another, she committeth adultery.
Darby Bible Translation
And if a woman put away her husband and shall marry another, she commits adultery.
World English Bible
If a woman herself divorces her husband, and marries another, she commits adultery."
Young's Literal Translation
and if a woman may put away her husband, and is married to another, she committeth adultery.'
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
And if a woman shall put away her husband - It would seem, from this, that a woman, among the Jews, had the power of separating herself from her husband, yet this right is not given her by the law of Moses. There is not, however, any positive evidence that females often claimed or exercised this right. Cases had occurred, indeed, in which it had been done. The wife of Herod had rejected her former husband and married Herod. And though instances of this kind "might" have been attempted to be defended by the example of Pagans, yet our Saviour was desirous of showing them that it did not free them from the charge of adultery. The apostles were going forth to teach Pagan nations, and it was proper for Christ to teach them how to act in such cases, and to show them that they were cases of real adultery.
LibraryChrist on the Road to the Cross
'And they were in the way going up to Jerusalem; and Jesus went before them: and they were amazed; and as they followed they were afraid.' --Mark x. 32. We learn from John's Gospel that the resurrection of Lazarus precipitated the determination of the Jewish authorities to put Christ to death; and that immediately thereafter there was held the council at which, by the advice of Caiaphas, the formal decision was come to. Thereupon our Lord withdrew Himself into the wilderness which stretches south …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
"One Thing Thou Lackest"
The Law of the New Kingdom
but I say to you that everyone who divorces his wife, except for the reason of unchastity, makes her commit adultery; and whoever marries a divorced woman commits adultery.
1 Corinthians 7:11
(but if she does leave, she must remain unmarried, or else be reconciled to her husband), and that the husband should not divorce his wife.
1 Corinthians 7:13
And a woman who has an unbelieving husband, and he consents to live with her, she must not send her husband away.
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