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Marriage Readings

Old Testament Readings for Marriage

801 (1)  Genesis 1.26-28, 31a“Male and Female God Created them.”
801 (2)  Genesis 2.18-24“They become one flesh”
801 (3)  Genesis 24. 48-51, 58-67“Isaac loved Rebekah, so he was comforted after his mother’s death.”
801 (4)  Tobit 7.6-14“May the Lord of Heaven guide and prosper you both this night and grant you mercy and peace.”
801 (5)  Tobit 8.4b-8“Grant that we may grow old together.”
801 (5A) Proverbs 31.10-13, 19-20, 30-31 “A woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.”
801 (6)  Song of Songs 2.8-10, 14, 16a; 8.6-7a“For love is strong as death.”
801 (7)  Sirach 26.1-4, 13-16“Like the sun rising, so is the beauty of a good wife in her well-ordered home.”
801(8)Jeremiah 31.31-32a, 33-34a“I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel and the house of Judah.”