Jesus on Divorce

rings2We continue our journey into every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.

We’re in the midst of a series entitled JESUS ON EVERYTHING, where we’re looking at what Jesus said on a wide variety of subjects with a minimum of commentary from me.

Today’s topic: MARRIAGE.

Some religious leaders tried to test Jesus with this question: “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife for any and every reason?”

Honor Marriage

GUWGRingsWe continue our journey through every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.

Jesus said that “all the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments”:

  1. Love God with all your heart, soul, mind and strength.
  2. Love your neighbor as yourself.

(Matthew 22:37-40; Mark 12:28-34)

We’re in the midst of reviewing 50 commands straight from the mouth of Jesus that show what it reeeeeally means to love God and others. Today, Jesus gives marriage advice:

Jesus on Marriage and Divorce

GUWG-DivorceWe continue our journey into every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.

Some Pharisees approached Jesus to test him. They asked, “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife for any and every reason?”

It’s never a good idea to test Jesus. Here’s how he responded: