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Will God Forgive A Divorce
When God leads a man or woman to leave abuse there is nothing to forgive, in fact we can be in dissobedience if God directs us to leave an abusive marriage and we remain. Marriage is based on covenants and oaths, when we made the promise to "respect and honor till death does us apart" God didn't anticipate that this death would be by the hand of the spouse :) No, marriage is God putting His "best foot forward" to showcase what love looks like on the earth through Christian marriage. Many women and men remain in abusive marriages not because it's God's will but because they may belong to a church that adhers to a legalistic approach to divorce. The church as a whole needs to talk more about God's heart on this issue.
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