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Best Biblical wedding toast quotes

Best Biblical wedding toast quotes

In case, you were invited to the wedding party you might need to get some help in building your speech. Every couple is unique, however, Bible quotes about love will suite each of them. A wedding is a joyful occasion, but it also is a serious and important event in the newlyweds’ life. For Christians, marriage in the Bible is a great picture of Jesus and His church who become one. To help make this a wedding more special event, here are best Biblical wedding toast quotes.

Best Biblical wedding toast quotes

The Bible verses about love and marriage from the Old Testament

Song of Solomon 2:16:

“Many waters cannot quench love; rivers cannot wash it away. Many waters cannot quench love; rivers cannot sweep it away. If one were to give all the wealth of one’s house for love, it would be utterly scorned."

Song of Solomon 3:4:

“Scarcely had I passed them when I found the one my heart loves. I held him and would not let him go till I had brought him to my mother’s house, to the room of the one who conceived me."

Song of Songs 8:6:

“Place me like a seal over your heart, like a seal on your arm; for love is as strong as death, its jealousy unyielding as the grave. It burns like blazing fire, like a mighty flame."

Genesis 2:23-24:

“The man said, this is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called ‘woman,’ for she was taken out of man.” That is why a man leaves his father and mother and is united to his wife, and they become one flesh.”

Ecclesiastes 4:9-12:

“Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. Also, if two lie down together, they will keep warm. But how can one keep warm alone? Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken.”

Ruth 1:16

Jeremiah 31:3:

“Love yesterday, today and forever.”

Genesis 24:64:

“So she became his wife, and he loved her.”

Proverbs 3:3:

“Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart.”

Esther 4:14:

“For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, but you and your father’s family will perish. And who knows but that you have come to your royal position for such a time as this?”

Proverbs 10:12:

“Hatred stirs up conflict, but love covers over all wrongs.”

Proverbs 17:17:

“A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.”

Ruth 1:16-17:

“But Ruth said, “Do not urge me to leave you or to return from following you. For where you go I will go, and where you lodge I will lodge. Your people shall be my people, and your God my God. Where you die I will die, and there will I be buried. May the LORD do so to me and more also if anything but death parts me from you.”

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Genesis 1:27-28:

“So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. And God blessed them. And God said to them, ‘Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over every living thing that moves on the earth.”

Proverbs 30:18-19:

“There are three things that amaze me — no, four things that I don’t understand: how an eagle glides through the sky, how a snake slithers on a rock, how a ship navigates the ocean, how a man loves a woman.”

Proverbs 19:14:

“Houses and wealth are inherited from parents, but a prudent wife is from the Lord.”

Proverbs 18:22:

“He who finds a wife finds what is good and receives favor from the Lord.”

Proverbs 31:10:

“A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies.”

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Psalm 136:1

Biblical wedding toast quotes from the New Testament

1 Corinthians 13:4-7:

“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.”

1 Corinthians 13:1-3:

“If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing. If I give all I possess to the poor and give over my body to hardship that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing.”

Matthew 19:4-6:

““Haven’t you read,” he replied, “that at the beginning the Creator ‘made them male and female,’ and said, ‘For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh’? So they are no longer two, but one flesh. Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate.”

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1 Corinthians 13:4-7

Romans 12:10:

“Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves.”

Ephesians 4:32:

“Be kind to each other, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, just as God through Christ has forgiven you. I am my beloved’s, and my beloved is mine.”

Colossians 3:19:

“Husbands, love your wives and do not be harsh with them.”

John 15:12:

“Perhaps this is the moment for which you have been created. This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.”

Colossians 3:14:

“And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony.”

John 15:12:

“This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.”

Romans 5:5:

“God has poured out his love into our hearts.”

Matthew 19:6:

“So they are no longer two, but one. Therefore what God has joined together, let man not separate.”

Philippians 1:7:

“I hold you in my heart, for we have shared together God’s blessings.”

1 Peter 3:7:

“In the same way, you husbands must give honor to your wives. Treat your wife with understanding as you live together. She may be weaker than you are, but she is your equal partner in God’s gift of new life. Treat her as you should so your prayers will not be hindered.”

1 John 4:16:

“So we have come to know and to believe the love that God has for us. God is love, and whoever abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him.”

Galatians 5:13:

“Through love serve one another.”

Romans 12:10:

"Above all things have intense and unfailing love for one another.”

1 Corinthians 13:13:

“And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.”

1 Corinthians 16:14:

“Do everything in love.”

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Ephesians 4:2:

“Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.”

1 Peter 4:8:

“Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins.”

1 John 4: 18-19:

“There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love. We love because he first loved us.”

1 John 4:8:

“Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.”

Romans 12:9:

“Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.”

John 3:16:

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.”

Ephesians 5:33:

“However, each one of you also must love his wife as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband.”

Luke 6:31:

“With all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. Do to others as you would have them do to you.”

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Philippians 1:3:

“I thank my God every time I think of you.”

Mark 10:9:

“Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate.”

Romans 13:8:

“Owe no one anything, except to love each other, for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law.”

Ephesians 5:22-27:

“Wives, submit to your own husbands, as to the Lord. For the husband is head of the wife, as also Christ is head of the church; and He is the Savior of the body. Therefore, just as the church is subject to Christ, so let the wives be to their own husbands in everything. Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself for her, that He might sanctify and cleanse her with the washing of water by the word, that He might present her to Himself a glorious church, not having spot or wrinkle or any such thing, but that she should be holy and without blemish.”

Hebrews 13:4:

“Marriage is honorable among all, and the bed undefiled; but fornicators and adulterers God will judge.”

1 Cor. 13:13

The Bible is full of verses about marriage; they are pieces of advice, cautions about behavior, principles, revelations, and morals on how married people should behave and what they should know about marriage. When invited to someone’s wedding, get prepared to give an inspired speech using the best biblical wedding toast quotes cited above.

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