tip for dating a single dad - Christian men dating after divorce

While Jesus looked upon divorce as a "necessary evil" for those who live in a fallen world, it is never looked upon as good.

Divorce, Jesus said, was never commanded, but only permitted.

I disagree that this limits our Lord's words to the engagement period, and not beyond.

The only other biblical grounds for divorce that I find in the Bible pertain to a divorce that an unbeliever seeks because he (or she) does not wish to live with a Christian spouse. I understand Paul to be instructing Christians not to divorce.

If they have already divorced, the must either remain single, or they can only re-marry each other.

I disagree with those who attempt to take this text further than what Jesus has said.

They tell us that Jesus meant for this to apply only during the betrothal period, before the marriage was consummated.

Realizing that Jesus gave no "easy out" from marriage, the disciples concluded that it might be better not to marry.

Last modified 20-Jul-2018 05:34