35 verses

Exod 20:14

(NIV)
‘You shall not commit adultery.
(ESV)
“You shall not commit adultery.

Lev 20:10

(NIV)
‘“If a man commits adultery with another man’s wife – with the wife of his neighbour – both the adulterer and the adulteress are to be put to death.

(ESV)
“If a man commits adultery with the wife of his neighbor, both the adulterer and the adulteress shall surely be put to death.

Deut 5:18

(NIV)
‘You shall not commit adultery.
(ESV)
“‘And you shall not commit adultery.

Job 24:15

(NIV)
The eye of the adulterer watches for dusk;
he thinks, “No eye will see me,”
and he keeps his face concealed.
(ESV)
The eye of the adulterer also waits for the twilight,
saying, ‘No eye will see me’;
and he veils his face.

Ps 50:18

(NIV)
When you see a thief, you join with him;
you throw in your lot with adulterers.
(ESV)
If you see a thief you are pleased with him,
and you keep company with adulterers.

Prov 6:32

(NIV)
But a man who commits adultery has no sense;
whoever does so destroys himself.
(ESV)
He who commits adultery lacks sense;
he who does it destroys himself.

Prov 30:20

(NIV)
‘This is the way of an adulterous woman:
she eats and wipes her mouth
and says, “I’ve done nothing wrong.”
(ESV)
This is the way of an adulteress:
she eats and wipes her mouth
and says, “I have done no wrong.”

Isa 57:3

(NIV)
‘But you – come here, you children of a sorceress,
you offspring of adulterers and prostitutes!
(ESV)
But you, draw near,
sons of the sorceress,
offspring of the adulterer and the loose woman.

Jer 3:8

(NIV)
I gave faithless Israel her certificate of divorce and sent her away because of all her adulteries. Yet I saw that her unfaithful sister Judah had no fear; she also went out and committed adultery.
(ESV)
She saw that for all the adulteries of that faithless one, Israel, I had sent her away with a decree of divorce. Yet her treacherous sister Judah did not fear, but she too went and played the whore.

Jer 3:9

(NIV)
Because Israel’s immorality mattered so little to her, she defiled the land and committed adultery with stone and wood.
(ESV)
Because she took her whoredom lightly, she polluted the land, committing adultery with stone and tree.

Jer 5:7

(NIV)
‘Why should I forgive you?
Your children have forsaken me
and sworn by gods that are not gods.
I supplied all their needs,
yet they committed adultery
and thronged to the houses of prostitutes.
(ESV)
How can I pardon you?
Your children have forsaken me
and have sworn by those who are no gods.
When I fed them to the full,
they committed adultery
and trooped to the houses of whores.

Jer 7:9

(NIV)
‘“Will you steal and murder, commit adultery and perjury, burn incense to Baal and follow other gods you have not known,
(ESV)
Will you steal, murder, commit adultery swear falsely make offerings to Baal and go after other gods that you have not known,

Jer 9:2

(NIV)
Oh, that I had in the desert
a lodging place for travellers,
so that I might leave my people
and go away from them;
for they are all adulterers,
a crowd of unfaithful people.
(ESV)
Oh that I had in the desert
a travelerslodging place,
that I might leave my people
and go away from them!
For they are all adulterers,
a company of treacherous men.

Jer 23:10

(NIV)
The land is full of adulterers;
because of the curse the land lies parched
and the pastures in the wilderness are withered.
The prophets follow an evil course
and use their power unjustly.
(ESV)
For the land is full of adulterers;
because of the curse the land mourns,
and the pastures of the wilderness are dried up.
Their course is evil,
and their might is not right.

Jer 23:14

(NIV)
And among the prophets of Jerusalem
I have seen something horrible:
They commit adultery and live a lie.
They strengthen the hands of evildoers,
so that not one of them turns from their wickedness.
They are all like Sodom to me;
the people of Jerusalem are like Gomorrah.’
(ESV)
But in the prophets of Jerusalem
I have seen a horrible thing:
they commit adultery and walk in lies;
they strengthen the hands of evildoers,
so that no one turns from his evil;
all of them have become like Sodom to me,
and its inhabitants like Gomorrah.”

Jer 29:23

(NIV)
For they have done outrageous things in Israel; they have committed adultery with their neighbours’ wives, and in my name they have uttered lies – which I did not authorise. I know it and am a witness to it,’ declares the  Lord.

(ESV)
because they have done an outrageous thing in Israel they have committed adultery with their neighborswives, and they have spoken in my name lying words that I did not command them. I am the one who knows and I am witness, declares the  Lord.’”

Ezek 16:32

(NIV)
‘“You adulterous wife! You prefer strangers to your own husband!
(ESV)
Adulterous wife, who receives strangers instead of her husband!

Ezek 16:38

(NIV)
I will sentence you to the punishment of women who commit adultery and who shed blood; I will bring on you the blood vengeance of my wrath and jealous anger.
(ESV)
And I will judge you as women who commit adultery and shed blood are judged, and bring upon you the blood of wrath and jealousy.

Ezek 23:37

(NIV)
for they have committed adultery and blood is on their hands. They committed adultery with their idols; they even sacrificed their children, whom they bore to me, as food for them.
(ESV)
For they have committed adultery and blood is on their hands. With their idols they have committed adultery, and they have even offered up to them for food the children whom they had borne to me.

Ezek 23:45

(NIV)
But righteous judges will sentence them to the punishment of women who commit adultery and shed blood, because they are adulterous and blood is on their hands.

(ESV)
But righteous men shall pass judgment on them with the sentence of adulteresses, and with the sentence of women who shed blood, because they are adulteresses, and blood is on their hands.”

Hos 3:1

(NIV)
The  Lord said to me, ‘Go, show your love to your wife again, though she is loved by another man and is an adulteress. Love her as the  Lord loves the Israelites, though they turn to other gods and love the sacred raisin cakes.’

(ESV)
And the  Lord said to me, “Go again, love a woman who is loved by another man and is an adulteress, even as the  Lord loves the children of Israel, though they turn to other gods and love cakes of raisins.”

Hos 4:2

(NIV)
There is only cursing, lying and murder,
stealing and adultery;
they break all bounds,
and bloodshed follows bloodshed.
(ESV)
there is swearing, lying, murder, stealing, and committing adultery;
they break all bounds, and bloodshed follows bloodshed.

Hos 4:13

(NIV)
They sacrifice on the mountaintops
and burn offerings on the hills,
under oak, poplar and terebinth,
where the shade is pleasant.
Therefore your daughters turn to prostitution
and your daughters-in-law to adultery.
(ESV)
They sacrifice on the tops of the mountains
and burn offerings on the hills,
under oak, poplar, and terebinth,
because their shade is good.
Therefore your daughters play the whore,
and your brides commit adultery.

Hos 4:14

(NIV)
‘I will not punish your daughters
when they turn to prostitution,
nor your daughters-in-law
when they commit adultery,
because the men themselves consort with harlots
and sacrifice with shrine-prostitutes –
a people without understanding will come to ruin!
(ESV)
I will not punish your daughters when they play the whore,
nor your brides when they commit adultery;
for the men themselves go aside with prostitutes
and sacrifice with cult prostitutes,
and a people without understanding shall come to ruin.

Hos 7:4

(NIV)
They are all adulterers,
burning like an oven
whose fire the baker need not stir
from the kneading of the dough till it rises.
(ESV)
They are all adulterers;
they are like a heated oven
whose baker ceases to stir the fire,
from the kneading of the dough
until it is leavened.

Mal 3:5

(NIV)
‘So I will come to put you on trial. I will be quick to testify against sorcerers, adulterers and perjurers, against those who defraud labourers of their wages, who oppress the widows and the fatherless, and deprive the foreigners among you of justice, but do not fear me,’ says the  Lord Almighty.

(ESV)
“Then I will draw near to you for judgment. I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, against the adulterers, against those who swear falsely, against those who oppress the hired worker in his wages the widow and the fatherless, against those who thrust aside the sojourner, and do not fear me, says the  Lord of hosts.

Matt 12:39

(NIV)
He answered, ‘A wicked and adulterous generation asks for a sign! But none will be given it except the sign of the prophet Jonah.
(ESV)
But he answered them, “An evil and adulterous generation seeks for a sign, but no sign will be given to it except the sign of the prophet Jonah.

Matt 16:4

(NIV)
A wicked and adulterous generation looks for a sign, but none will be given it except the sign of Jonah.’ Jesus then left them and went away.

(ESV)
An evil and adulterous generation seeks for a sign, but no sign will be given to it except the sign of Jonah.” So he left them and departed.

Mark 8:38

(NIV)
If anyone is ashamed of me and my words in this adulterous and sinful generation, the Son of Man will be ashamed of them when he comes in his Father’s glory with the holy angels.’

(ESV)
For whoever is ashamed of me and of my words in this adulterous and sinful generation, of him will the Son of Man also be ashamed when he comes in the glory of his Father with the holy angels.”

Luke 18:11

(NIV)
The Pharisee stood by himself and prayed: “God, I thank you that I am not like other people – robbers, evildoers, adulterers – or even like this tax collector.
(ESV)
The Pharisee, standing by himself, prayed thus: ‘God, I thank you that I am not like other men, extortioners, unjust, adulterers, or even like this tax collector.

Rom 7:3

(NIV)
So then, if she has sexual relations with another man while her husband is still alive, she is called an adulteress. But if her husband dies, she is released from that law and is not an adulteress if she marries another man.

(ESV)
Accordingly she will be called an adulteress if she lives with another man while her husband is alive. But if her husband dies, she is free from that law, and if she marries another man she is not an adulteress.

1Cor 6:9

(NIV)
Or do you not know that wrongdoers will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: neither the sexually immoral nor idolaters nor adulterers nor men who have sex with men
(ESV)
Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practice homosexuality,

Heb 13:4

(NIV)
Marriage should be honoured by all, and the marriage bed kept pure, for God will judge the adulterer and all the sexually immoral.
(ESV)
Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be undefiled, for God will judge the sexually immoral and adulterous.

Jas 4:4

(NIV)
You adulterous people, don’t you know that friendship with the world means enmity against God? Therefore, anyone who chooses to be a friend of the world becomes an enemy of God.
(ESV)
You adulterous people! Do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Therefore whoever wishes to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.

2Pet 2:14

(NIV)
With eyes full of adultery, they never stop sinning; they seduce the unstable; they are experts in greed – an accursed brood!
(ESV)
They have eyes full of adultery, insatiable for sin. They entice unsteady souls. They have hearts trained in greed. Accursed children!
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