Adultry bible

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Divorce and adultery are a very common occurrence in the United States. Nearly all of us have a family member that has been affected by either divorce or adultery. This is a topic frequently discussed in Scripture. What all does it entail? Why is it wrong?

Bible Verses About Adultery


Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. Many people turn to Scripture to find the definition of adultery and how it applies to marriage and divorce. Adultery refers to the act of a married individual having sexual relations with someone other than their spouse. God's word tells us just how harmful adultery can be, but it also speaks of grace and mercy from a loving God.

Adultery & the Bible

It is considered the sixth commandment by Roman Catholic and Lutheran authorities, but the seventh by Jewish and most Protestant authorities. What constitutes adultery is not plainly defined in this passage of the Bible, and has been the subject of debate within Judaism and Christianity. Why did you not tell me that she was your wife? Why did you say, 'She is my sister,' so that I took her for my wife?
The definition of adultery is the " voluntary sexual relations between a married person and someone other than that person's current spouse. Synonyms of adultery include terms like cheating, infidelity, and unfaithfulness. There is sometimes a confusion between adultery and fornication. While they are related topics, there are notable distinctions between the two. According to Easton's Bible Dictionary , the simple meaning of adultery is marital infidelity.