The Saints are exhorted to avoid uncleanness and walk uprightly—Husbands and wives should love each other.
1 Be ye therefore afollowers of God, as dear children;
7 Be not ye therefore partakers with them.
9 (For the fruit of the Spirit is in all agoodness and righteousness and truth;)
10 Proving what is acceptable unto the Lord.
12 For it is a ashame even to speak of those things which are done of them in secret.
13 But all things that are reproved are made manifest by the light: for whatsoever doth make manifest is light.
14 Wherefore he saith, Awake thou that sleepest, and arise from the dead, and Christ shall give thee alight.
15 See then that ye walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as wise,
16 Redeeming the time, because the days are evil.
17 Wherefore be ye not aunwise, but understanding what the will of the Lord is.
20 Giving athanks always for all things unto God and the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ;
21 aSubmitting yourselves one to another in the fear of God.
24 Therefore as the church is subject unto Christ, so let the wives be to their own husbands in every thing.
27 That he might present it to himself a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing; but that it should be holy and without blemish.
28 So ought men to love their wives as their own bodies. He that loveth his awife loveth himself.
30 For we are amembers of his body, of his flesh, and of his bones.
31 For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and shall be joined unto his wife, and they two shall be aone flesh.
32 This is a great amystery: but I speak concerning Christ and the church.