Jump to content
Online Baptist Community

Looking for Bible verses for wedding

Rate this topic


Recommended Posts

  • Independent Fundamental Baptist

My daughter is getting married in July. She has asked me to say a verse or two. There's no way I can just choose ONE verse! What I'd like to do is talk quickly about the "trinity of marriage", God, man and wife. A way of emphasizing the importance of God being the rock of the relationship and without him in the marriage, it will be very rocky relying on only themselves.

Can anyone give me a few references/ verses to back up what I'm trying to say? I have a concordance I'm using looking up key words.

Thanks for any advice!

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • Members
10 minutes ago, Miss Daisy said:

My daughter is getting married in July. She has asked me to say a verse or two. There's no way I can just choose ONE verse! What I'd like to do is talk quickly about the "trinity of marriage", God, man and wife. A way of emphasizing the importance of God being the rock of the relationship and without him in the marriage, it will be very rocky relying on only themselves.

Can anyone give me a few references/ verses to back up what I'm trying to say? I have a concordance I'm using looking up key words.

Thanks for any advice!

Ephesian 5:21-33 is a good start.

I Corinthians 11:3- But I would have you know, that the head of every man is Christ; and the head of the woman is the man; and the head of Christ is God.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • Members

Most people may know this,  I knew this for decades, and am surprised today how many times it is found in Scripture :

Ephesians 5:31

31 For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and shall be joined unto his wife, and they two shall be one flesh.

============================================

Genesis 2:24

24 Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.

============================================

Matthew 19:5

And said, For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall cleave to his wife: and they twain shall be one flesh?

============================================

Mark 10:8

And they twain shall be one flesh: so then they are no more twain, but one flesh.

=============================================

 

And then,  where is it written:   What God Has Joined,  let no man take apart ?

 

 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...