Dating after divorce pitfalls
People who I highly respected had not done the careful research that I thought they had.
I also found that often they were relying on the writings of others rather than a careful study of the Bible.
However, this is not the case according to Scripture. Therefore take heed to your spirit, and let none deal treacherously against the wife of his youth.” Jesus also stated that it is God who joins a man and woman together as one flesh in marriage: “And he answered and said unto them, Have ye not read, that he which made them at the beginning made them male and female, And said, For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall cleave to his wife: and they twain shall be one flesh? What therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder.'” Matt.
We will see that according to Scripture, divorce and remarriage need to be viewed as two separate events, and therefore as two separate, although related, items for discussion. 19:4-6 Divorce is a legal action that the civil government (not God) has established.
We need to be like the Bereans and search the Bible for ourselves to see if what is being confidently stated as truth is truth.
As I have checked out things that I have read or heard, I have found a lot of error being stated as truth in the church.
He will not receive the worship of a person who has divorced their spouse.
The research for this report began a number of years ago in an attempt to find out what God’s Word has to say about divorce and remarriage. What place do divorced and remarried couples have in the Church?
In what cases are divorce and remarriage permitted?
One day each of us will be judged by Jesus Christ by God’s Law; not the lower court’s (the local church’s) opinion of God’s Law.
If the Church has said that a particular divorce and remarriage situation is not sin and God says it is sin, it is too late on Judgment Day for the one who was in that situation to find out God’s truth, repent and be saved from hell.