Scripture dating while separated
The spouse who was not at fault may also receive more of the household property in the divorce settlement.Many states require you and your spouse to live separately before you can be divorced.
Nonetheless, while sin marred the goodness of marriage, it did not destroy it.
The time of legal separation can be as long as five years.
You and your spouse are still married even if you are separated.
The Song of Solomon shows how the love of a man and a woman mirrors God’s love for his people.
Because marriage is placed within the saving mystery of Jesus Christ, Catholics recognize it as a sacrament.
New Testament Christians are new creations in Christ, healed of sin and its effects. Jesus tells us that in the Kingdom of God the permanent union of husband and wife that God originally intended can once more be realized (see Matthew 19:6-11).