4 Jesus’ Teaching on Divorce Luke 16:18Whosoever putteth away his wife, and marrieth another, committeth adultery: andwhosoever marrieth her that is put away from her husband committeth adultery.
5 Luke 16:18 Rule One Man, One Woman, One Lifetime A man cannot divorce and remarry scripturallyA put away woman cannot remarry scripturallyRom. 7:2-3 death ends the bondRuth 1:16-17 symbolizes the commtimentIf only verse on the subject:Saved by grace alone, faith alone…Silence permits (woman can divorce)
6 Jesus’ Teaching on Divorce Mark 10:11-1211 And he saith unto them, Whosoever shall put away his wife, and marry another, committeth adultery against her.12 And if a woman shall put away her husband, and be married to another, she committeth adultery.
7 Mark 10:11-12 Man cannot divorce and remarry scripturally Wife cannot divorce and remarry scripturallyIt’s argued that women did not have legal power to divorce, and therefore I Cor. 7:10-11 is dealing with separation by the wife.Depart (Chorizo)Put Asunder (Matt. 19:6)
8 Jesus’ Teaching on Divorce Matt 5:31-3231 It hath been said, Whosoever shall put away his wife, let him give her a writing of divorcement:32 But I say unto you, That whosoever shall put away his wife, saving for the cause of fornication, causeth her to commit adultery:and whosoever shall marry her that is divorced committeth adultery.
9 Matthew 5:31-32 Oral traditions: divorce if writ is provided Men cannot divorce (cause wife’s adultery)Exception: “saving for the cause of fornication”Put away wife cannot remarry scripturallyThree factors in a scriptural divorce:fornication (sexual immorality) by wifeputting away by husbandfornication is the cause of the action
10 Jesus’ Teaching on Divorce Matt 19:9And I say unto you, Whosoever shall put away his wife, except it be for fornication, and shall marry another, committeth adultery: and whoso marrieth her which is put away doth commit adultery.
11 Matthew 19:9If a man divorces and remarries for a cause other than fornication he commits adulteryIf a put away woman marries another man she commits adulteryIf a man marries a woman who has been put away he commits adultery
12 One Exception: Fornication Deserted by unbelieving spouse I Cor. 7:15Deserting for the Gospel Mark 10: 29-30Matt. 19:12 Eunuch for kingdom’s sakeChristian doesn’t divorce I Cor. 7:12-16Physical Abuse (or anything) I Cor. 7:10-11Fornication: Ongoing? No repentance?
13 No Divorce Approved Any Divorce Approved Non Saint Baptized After LegalI Cor. 7:2I Cor. 7:20I Tim. 4:3Luke 16:18Rom. 7:2-3Mark 10:11-12Not Remarry
14 No Divorce Approved Any Divorce Approved Except for Fornication I Cor. 7:2I Cor. 7:20I Tim. 4:3Luke 16:18Rom. 7:2-3Mark 10:11-12