Does the Bible say marriage is for a man and a woman?


#1

I am trying to find the passage in the bible where it talks about marriage is for a man and a woman, for some reason I can not locate it . Any help would be appreciated. Thanks


#2

Marriage between a man and a woman was instituted by God with Adam and Eve. Genesis 2:24 states: “Therefore a man leaves his father and his mother and cleaves to his wife, and they become one flesh”.

In Matthew 19:4-5 we see Jesus reaffirming this: “He answered, ‘Have you not read that he who made them from the beginning made them male and female, and said, `For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one’?’”.


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