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By Daryl Wingerd,Jim Elliff,Jim Chrisman,Steve Burchett

ISBN-10: 0982096801

ISBN-13: 9780982096802

Bible-believing Christians agree that it's necessary to act on Jesus' phrases whereas the current typhoon of marital unfaithfulness and divorce swirls round us. but there's uncertainty approximately Jesus' instructions referring to divorce and remarriage. can we actually comprehend the phrases of Christ (and Paul)?

In Divorce and Remarriage: A Permanence View the authors clarify intimately why they suspect that Jesus didn't permit divorce for any cause and didn't allow remarriage if a former wife was once residing. This view proposes that the "exception clause" given by way of Jesus has to be understood in its ethic and exegetical context if Christ's rationale for marriage is to be totally comprehended. the result's a point of view that harmonizes all of what Paul and the Gospels train approximately divorce and remarriage.

The authors' view is summarized within the following 3 statements:

  • The one-flesh union created in marriage is everlasting until eventually death.
  • Initiating a divorce is rarely lawful.
  • Remarrying after divorce is an act of adultery if a former wife is living.

This publication was once born out of pastoral drawback for believers dealing with tough marriage concerns and for church leaders who wish to exhibit in actual fact what's going to take place whilst contributors divorce or remarry. Daryl Wingerd, Jim Elliff, Jim Chrisman and Steve Burchett are elders of Christ Fellowship of Kansas urban, Missouri, the place the permanence view has been followed and is lived out between its members.

Part one in all Divorce and Remarriage: A Permanence View represents the biblical beginning of the permanence view. half exhibits how the permanence view works out within the family members and within the neighborhood church.

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