Instead, it should be that of your inner self, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is of great worth in God's sight.
Peter and many of the other apostles were married (Matthew , 1 Corinthians 9:5), so marriage is compatible with committed service to God.
Here are a few: 2 Corinthians -16 tells Christians they are not to be unequally yoked with unbelievers: (verse 14b).
The way this would be applied is that Christians shouldn’t date non-Christians.
The family of Biblical times had the husband as "lord" of the household and the wife as his helper.
The husband worked diligently to provide material needs and protection while the wife worked diligently at domestic chores.