Dating while waiting for divorce to be final
Is it Biblical to date before you are legally divorced? Divorce must be final or it is the same as adultry in God's eyes.
Do you think this is correct or are people free to date during the divorce process?
Secret sin can be well hidden from many, even leadership.
There are too many current stories circulating in the past year to confirm this truth.
( In my situation, the marriage was very abusive, and resulted in immoral, deviant behaviors and an unrepentant spouse.
It would have been dangerous to myself and children to remain in the circumstances.
David Carter A blood stained cross, an empty tomb For by His love He met my doom.
David Carter, thank you for taking the time to thoroughly respond to the questions. There could be several rabbit trails within my post, such as the reasons one is divorcing as- is that, in and of itself, Biblical.
I see alot of Christians openly date, even in church -while going through a divorce. Is the church responsible to hold accountable these actions if they know, especially if someone is serving at church or on staff?
Jesse If by "date" you mean going out with friends, with no intention of getting serious, maybe there is no issue, other than avoiding the appearance of evil.
That's why I asked- perhaps it is a CMA position that dating during a divorce is ok.
Or perhaps this particular staff is choosing to turn a blind eye.