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Marriage and Sexual Sin
PART 1 - Marriage - a Good Thing
Genesis 1:26-28; 2:18-25
|a.||God created male and female...True or False? ________________________________
|b.||What command does God give to Adam and Eve that lets us
know sex was God's idea?
|c.||God said a man should leave his father and mother, and
shall cleave unto his wife and they shall be
|d.||God took Adam's _________________ and made woman.
|e.||What does Jesus say about these passages (Matthew
19:4-6; Mark 10:6-9)?
|a.||Marriage is to be
and the marriage bed is to be _______________________________________________________ .
|b.||Who will be judged? _________________________________________________________________|
1 Corinthians 7:2 (verses 1-7)
|a.||What are two good choices?
|b.||One of the purposes for marriage is
|c.||(If married) - each man should have his own
and each woman should have her own
Ephesians 5:22, 25 (verses 22-33)
|a.||Husbands, ______________ your wives. How?
|b.||Wives _________________ to your husband. How?
Proverbs 5:15-20 (See also the warnings in v. 1-14)
|a.||This passage lets us know that sex in marriage should
be pleasurable. Verse 19 says:
Some Quick Questions
|1.||God created male and female as part of his activity on
Day 6. What was his conclusion, when he looked over what he had created?
What does his conclusion tell us about marriage?
|2.||What is another one of the reasons for marriage?
|3a.||Who can we marry? (1 Corinthians 7:39)
|3b.||What can we learn from the warning in 2 Corinthians
6:14 - 7:1?
What are some of the things included in a Traditional Marriage Vow, which reflect some of the principles we have looked at in this study?
|2.||Read Song of Solomon. How does this book portray love
between a man and a woman?
Dennis Hinks © 2005