Since marriage is a representation of Christ’s union with the church, divorce can be a difficult subject for Christians. It isn’t a new concern—the Pharisees questioned Jesus about divorce—but if half of all current marriages end in divorce (as is commonly suggested), it’s a urgent crisis with many facets. Do Christian couples get divorced just as often as non-Christians, and what does that say about Christian marriage? What impact does divorce have on a family? What methods—political, sociological, or ecclesial—can we use to keep families intact?

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CT Institute: Divorce and Remarriage
CT Institute: Divorce and Remarriage
An introduction to our 1992 series on what divorce means for families, churches, and our country.
Divorce: When to Separate What God Has Joined
What God Has Joined
What does the Bible really teach about divorce?