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{Genesis 2:24} Therefore 3651 x5921 shall a man 376 leave 5800 z8799 x853 his father 1 and his mother, 517 and shall cleave 1692 z8804 unto his wife: 802 and they shall be x1961 one 259 flesh. 1320
"And they called Rebekah, and said unto her, Wilt thou go with this man? And she said, I will go. ... And they sent away Rebekah their sister, and her nurse, and Abraham's servant, and his men." {Gen 24:58-59} + "And Rachel and Leah answered and said unto him, [Is there] yet any portion or inheritance for us in our father's house? ... Are we not counted of him strangers? for he hath sold us, and hath quite devoured also our money." {Gen 31:14-15} + "Hearken, O daughter, and consider, and incline thine ear; forget also thine own people, and thy father's house;" {Psa 45:10}
"If the priest's daughter also be [married] unto a stranger, she may not eat of an offering of the holy things. ... But if the priest's daughter be a widow, or divorced, and have no child, and is returned unto her father's house, as in her youth, she shall eat of her father's meat: but there shall no stranger eat thereof." {Lev 22:12-13} + "But ye that did cleave unto the LORD your God [are] alive every one of you this day." {Deu 4:4} + "Thou shalt fear the LORD thy God; him shalt thou serve, and to him shalt thou cleave, and swear by his name." {Deu 10:20} + "But cleave unto the LORD your God, as ye have done unto this day." {Jsh 23:8} + "Hearken, O daughter, and consider, and incline thine ear; forget also thine own people, and thy father's house;" {Psa 45:10} + "A virtuous woman [is] a crown to her husband: but she that maketh ashamed [is] as rottenness in his bones." {Prv 12:4} + "Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price [is] far above rubies." {Prv 31:10} + "Who, when he came, and had seen the grace of God, was glad, and exhorted them all, that with purpose of heart they would cleave unto the Lord." {Act 11:23}
and they shall be one flesh:
The LXX, Vulgate, Syriac, Arabic, and Samaritan read, "they two;" as is also read in several of the Parallel Passages. "Yet ye say, Wherefore? Because the LORD hath been witness between thee and the wife of thy youth, against whom thou hast dealt treacherously: yet [is] she thy companion, and the wife of thy covenant. ... For the LORD, the God of Israel, saith that he hateth putting away: for [one] covereth violence with his garment, saith the LORD of hosts: therefore take heed to your spirit, that ye deal not treacherously." {Mal 2:14-16} + "The Pharisees also came unto him, tempting him, and saying unto him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause? ... And I say unto you, Whosoever shall put away his wife, except [it be] for fornication, and shall marry another, committeth adultery: and whoso marrieth her which is put away doth commit adultery." {Mtt 19:3-9} + "But from the beginning of the creation God made them male and female. ... And if a woman shall put away her husband, and be married to another, she committeth adultery." {Mrk 10:6-12} + "For the woman which hath an husband is bound by the law to [her] husband so long as he liveth; but if the husband be dead, she is loosed from the law of [her] husband." {Rom 7:2} + "What? know ye not that he which is joined to an harlot is one body? for two, saith he, shall be one flesh. ... But he that is joined unto the Lord is one spirit." {1Co 6:16-17} + "Nevertheless, [to avoid] fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband. ... The wife hath not power of her own body, but the husband: and likewise also the husband hath not power of his own body, but the wife." {1Co 7:2-4} + "And unto the married I command, [yet] not I, but the Lord, Let not the wife depart from [her] husband:" {1Co 7:10} + "But and if she depart, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to [her] husband: and let not the husband put away [his] wife." {1Co 7:11} + "So ought men to love their wives as their own bodies. He that loveth his wife loveth himself. ... 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." {Eph 5:28-31} + "I will therefore that the younger women marry, bear children, guide the house, give none occasion to the adversary to speak reproachfully." {1Tm 5:14} + "Likewise, ye wives, [be] in subjection to your own husbands; that, if any obey not the word, they also may without the word be won by the conversation of the wives; ... Likewise, ye husbands, dwell with [them] according to knowledge, giving honour unto the wife, as unto the weaker vessel, and as being heirs together of the grace of life; that your prayers be not hindered." {1Pe 3:1-7} - Cross Reference Bible Search

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