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|NASB||1 Corinthians 7:5 Stop depriving one another, except by agreement for a time, so that you may devote yourselves to prayer, and come together again so that Satan will not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.|
|1 Corinthians 7:5 Do not deprive each other [of marital rights], except perhaps by mutual consent for a time, so that you may devote yourselves [unhindered] to prayer, but come together again so that Satan will not tempt you [to sin] because of your lack of self-control.|
|Bible Question: what are the marital rights|
Bible Answer: a husband and wife have a mutual responsibility toward one another, concerning sexual relationships, we are ,according to this scripture only to deprive one another, with concent, for the perposes of ,fasting and prayer, this prevents a man or woman from lusting after someone else in their mind which is sin. later in scripture, God tells us to be as though we arnt marryed, the reason is to get closer to him.but if you notice this is not a commandment, but a very good sugestion. vs 6. but i speek this by permission, and not of commandment.