Contributed by John Lowe on Nov 29, 2017
Are Jesus’ statements allowing divorce for infidelity in conflict with biblical statements that seem to forbid it entirely?
Doctrine on Divorce
(Genesis 2:23-25, Deut 24:1-4) Matthew 19:1-12, Mark 10:1-12
Let’s begin with a definition of divorce; “A legal dissolution of the marriage relation.” The biblical law regarding divorce is found Deuteronomy 24:1-4: “When a man hath taken a wife, and