But the married person will have more trouble (the Greek word means “pressure”), and Paul is trying to spare him.Interpreters differ, and so I can’t be dogmatic, but I think that Paul sensed an impending time of persecution against the church.In such a time, it’s easier to be single than married.
She didn’t notice the hour growing late as she continued to pray.
An owl in a nearby tree awoke and in a low voice said, “Who-oo!
Or, if you have a ministry that requires long periods of travel, it might create such a strain on your family that it would be better not to get married.
Some countries are not conducive to raising a family because of the political, economic, or educational situations.
Marriage carries with it certain responsibilities and obligations that take time and effort which otherwise could have been given to the Lord.