Should Christians marry non-Christians?
2 Corinthians 6:14
Be ye not unequally
yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath
righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light
with darkness? 6:15
And what concord hath Christ with Belial? or what part hath
he that believeth with an
And what agreement hath the temple of God with idols? for ye
are the temple of the living God; as God hath said, I will dwell in
them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they shall be
my people. 6:17
Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye separate, saith
the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive you.
The wife is bound by the law as long as her husband liveth;
but if her husband be dead, she is at liberty to be married to whom
she will; only in the Lord.
a Christian is already married to a non-Christian
And unto the married I command, yet not I, but the Lord, Let
not the wife depart from her husband:
and if she depart, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her
husband: and let not the husband put away his wife.
But to the rest speak I, not the Lord: If any brother hath a
wife that believeth not, and she be pleased to dwell with him, let
him not put her away. 7:13
And the woman which hath a husband that believeth not, and if
he be pleased to dwell with her, let her not leave him.
For the unbelieving husband is
sanctified by the wife,
and the unbelieving wife is sanctified by the husband:
else were your children unclean;
but now are they holy.
But if the unbelieving depart, let him depart. A brother or a
sister is not under bondage in such cases: but God hath called us to
For what knowest thou, O wife, whether thou shalt save thy
husband? or how knowest thou, O man, whether thou shalt save thy
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