What does an undefiled marriage bed look like? And you were dead in the trespasses and sins in which you once walked, following the course of this world, following the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that is now at work in the sons of disobedience— among whom we all once lived in the passions of our flesh, carrying out the desires of the body and the mind, and were by nature children of wrath, like the rest of mankind.
For it is better to marry than to burn with passion. And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. And the woman had to take care of all the house one way or another, the man did nothing.
For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving, for it is made holy by the word of God and prayer. Let a little water be brought, and wash your feet, and rest yourselves under the tree, while I bring a morsel of bread, that you may refresh yourselves, and after that you may pass on—since you have come to your servant.
So what do you say? God is more than willing to forgive you of all lust and free you from all impurity through the cleansing blood of his Son, Jesus. Timothy W. You shall not do as they do in the land of Egypt, where you lived, and you shall not do as they do in the land of Canaan, to which I am bringing you.
Sex is ultimately a picture of this redeeming love that God has demonstrated by giving up his Son to save us. For God has done what the law, weakened by the flesh, could not do. For the time is coming when people will not endure sound teaching, but having itching ears they will accumulate for themselves teachers to suit their own passions,.
After the Jerusalem council met, the earliest group of Christians decided that Gentiles meaning anyone who was not a Jew could be Christians, but that they should refrain from sexual immorality, among other sins.