A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.
But if any man does not provide for his own, and especially those belonging his household, he has denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.
Honor the father and mother, and, Thou shall love thy neighbor as thyself.
And may the Lord make you increase and abound in love toward each other, and toward all men, just as also we toward you,
Nevertheless ye also, each one in particular, shall so love his own wife as himself, and the wife that she fear her husband.
Thou are all fair, my love, and there is no spot in thee.
Iron sharpens iron, so a man sharpens the countenance of his friend.
But because of fornications, let each man have his own wife, and let each woman have her own husband.
House and riches are an inheritance from fathers, but a prudent wife is from LORD.
A worthy woman who can find? For her price is far above rubies.
Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their labor.
For do I now trust men or God? Or do I seek to please men? For if I were still pleasing men I would not be a bondman of Christ.
So ought the husbands to love their own wives as their own bodies. He who loves his own wife loves himself.
A [good] name is rather to be chosen than great riches, loving favor rather than silver and gold.
For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow, but woe to him who is alone when he falls, and has not another to lift him up.
All things therefore, as many as ye may want that men should do to you, so also do ye to them, for this is the law and the prophets.
Do not become unequally yoked with unbelievers, for what partnership has righteousness and lawlessness? And what fellowship has light with darkness?
Husbands, love your own wives even as Christ also loved the church, and delivered himself up for it,
so that he might sanctify it, having cleansed it with the washing of water by the word,
And LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone, I will make a help meet for him.
Wives, submit to your own husbands as to the Lord.
Because a husband is head of the wife, as also Christ is head of the church, and himself the savior of the body.
Wives, be ye submissive to your own husbands as is proper in Lord.
Husbands, love the wives and do not be made bitter against them.
And if a man prevails against him who is alone, two shall withstand him. And a threefold cord is not quickly broken.
5 Now this same thing also, having applied all eagerness, furnish in your faith, virtue, and in virtue, knowledge,
6 and in knowledge, self-control, and in self-control, perseverance, and in perseverance, piety,
7 and in piety, brotherly affection, and in brotherly affection, love.