And as with any loss, big or small, time is needed to grieve and to reassess who you are, where you've been and where God wants you to go. Well, it feels like that. She saw that for all the adulteries of that faithless one, Israel, I had sent her away with a decree of divorce. If anyone is above reproach, the husband of one wife, and his children are believers and not open to the charge of debauchery or insubordination. I know that the teachings of the Church can at times seem harsh, but they are always for our own good. Eventually I started fighting back.
My gaze drifts to the small print:
If someone is remarried and there was nothing even close to a biblical reason for the divorce, then a recognition of that wrong and an asking forgiveness is called for. Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him.