The Bible offers powerful wisdom for marriage and relationship advice that is timeless. The following scriptures offer useful ammunition when fighting for your marriage, your faith, and your peace of mind.
Some of the more poignant passages have been embedded as shareable visuals as a part of our inspiring marriage quotes section.
Love is Powerful and Unifying
“Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins.”- 1 Peter 4:8
“Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken.” – Ecclesiastes 4:12
“May your fountain be blessed, and may you rejoice in the wife of your youth. A loving doe, a graceful deer– may her breasts satisfy you always, may you ever be captivated by her love.”- Proverbs 5:18-19
“Be completely humble and gentle; Be patient, bearing with one another in love. Make every effort to keep the unity of the spirit through the bond of peace.”- Ephesians 4:2-3
God has a Plan for Your Marriage
“For I know the plans I have for you, ‘Declares The Lord,’ plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”- Jeremiah 29:11
Marriage is a Loving Commitment
“Many a man claims to have unfailing love, but a faithful man who can find? The righteous man leads a blameless life; blessed are his children after him.”- Proverbs 20:6-7
“A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies.”- Proverbs 31:10
“Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate.”- Mark 10:9
“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails.”- I Corinthians 13:4-8
Bible Study Resources
- The Library of Congress has two stunning Bibles of historical significance
- Bible.org provides excellent tools to support bible study.