But I will put it into the hand of them that afflict thee; which have said to thy soul, Bow down, that we may go over: and thou hast laid thy body as the ground, and as the street, to them that went over.
Whosoever toucheth the dead body of any man that is dead, and purifieth not himself, defileth the tabernacle of the LORD; and that soul shall be cut off from Israel: because the water of separation was not sprinkled upon him, he shall be unclean; his uncleanness is yet upon him.
There is difference also between a wife and a virgin. The unmarried woman careth for the things of the Lord, that she may be holy both in bodyand in spirit: but she that is married careth for the things of the world, how she may please her husband.
From whom the whole body fitly joined together and compacted by that which every joint supplieth, according to the effectual working in the measure of every part, maketh increase of the body unto the edifying of itself in love.
For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any twoedged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soulandspirit, and of the joints and marrow, andis a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.