|Staying in the Word|
Chapter Five, Lesson Five
THE SPIRIT FILLED LIFE - Part 5 Page
** What does the apostle mean by "cleave"?
** What does Paul mean when he says they have become "one flesh"?
** We will want to keep this in mind as we look at verse 32 in a moment. How else do a husband and wife become one flesh?
V.32 ** To what mystery is Paul now referring?
** After spending ten verses on the importance of a husband's and wife's role, to what standard does Paul now refer us?
** Can you now see the real importance of the tender love, caring and intimacy in a marriage?
V.33 ** Paul has covered a lot of ground on this subject, why do you suppose he chose to finish this section with "nevertheless"?
** How many of Paul's readers are included in this last exhortation regarding marriage?